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Rodrigo Duterte's easy-money economic plan is unsustainable

The Philippines needs stable growth, not pursuit of 'cult of GDP'

| Philippines
Duterte's government leading infrastructure projects risks a return to the bad old days of graft and runaway debt.   © Reuters

Philippine central bank governor Benjamin Diokno spoke for many last week when asked about the biggest economic risk globally: Donald Trump, he replied.

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