Opinion page for Frederic Neumann
Deep and potent forces are at work
Monetary and trade cycles are no longer aligned
Declining flow of new orders points to a harsher reality
Important to distinguish between cost-push and demand-pull pressures
Getting the balance right between supporting the recovery and avoiding calamity
Cost of inaction is much higher than putting too much money into system
For Asian neighbors, mainland consumers and tourists will offset weakening US demand
Governments must focus on domestic growth and liberalize to revitalize economies
Rising US rates may not trigger financial shocks but will hit growth
Weak greenback insulates region from US rate hikes but that may not last
Recent moves suggest regional trade pact may revive, but can it thrive?
Regional economy feels pull of both China and US Fed
As monetary tightening gains pace, region must reform for sustainable growth
Despite tough campaign talk, the new US president could surprise Asia with a pragmatic approach
Regional governments must not let politics hinder crucial structural reforms
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