RaboResearch - Economisch Onderzoek

Themabericht

Asia-Pacific: can Asia’s convergence story continue? (Engelstalig)

Demographics will provide headwinds in the developed countries of APAC and China, and tailwinds in South Asia. While total factor productivity growth has fallen, the innovation outlook for the APAC region is still relatively favourable.

Landenrapport

Country Report Bangladesh (Engelstalig)

The political environment in Bangladesh has calmed in recent months and the AL government is likely to sit out its term in office. Growth is strengthening, albeit only very slightly, and the current account surplus will narrow further.

Landenrapport

Country Report Bangladesh (Engelstalig)

The January 2014 elections have left Bangladesh with a government whose legitimacy is questioned. With the opposition expected to continue protests and strikes, the risk of more political instability is high.

Landenrapport

Country Report Bangladesh (Engelstalig)

Bangladesh has posted strong growth in the face of a deteriorating external environment. In 2012, the economy expanded by 6.3% and is expected to grow by around 6% in 2013. Bangladesh remains one of the poorest countries in the world.