Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2019 Chart Data: Challenges from rising headwinds


This dataset contains part 1 of the Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2019, providing the outlook on economic growth in the Asia and Pacific region and the effects of the trade conflict between the People's Republic of China and United States, as well as how exchange rates affect domestic financial conditions through financial and trade channels.

Note: Data sources are attributed on respective charts.

  • 1.0.1 Global activity indicators
  • 1.0.2 GDP growth outlook in developing Asia
  • 1.1.1 Growth in exports and industrial production, selected economies
  • 1.1.2 Demand-side contributions to growth, selected economies
  • 1.1.3 Change in the investment contribution to growth, 2018 vs 2017
  • 1.1.4 Consumer confidence and retail sales, selected economies
  • 1.1.5 Growth by subregion, 2016 to 2018
  • 1.1.6 Demand-side contributions to growth: India versus the PRC
  • 1.1.7 Purchasing managers index: India versus the PRC
  • 1.1.8 Exchange rate against the US dollar in selected economies, January 2018=100
  • 1.1.9 Equity indexes, selected economies
  • 1.1.10 Inflation in developing Asia
  • 1.1.11 Change in inflation between 2017 and 2018
  • 1.1.12 Nominal change in exports and imports in developing Asia, selected economies
  • 1.1.13 Developing Asia's exports and imports of primary and manufactures, real versus nominal growth
  • 1.1.14 Real growth in exports and imports, by selected regions
  • 1.1.15 Global oil and food prices
  • 1.1.16 Subregional contributions to inflation, developing Asia
  • 1.1.17 Current account balance, developing Asia
  • 1.1.18 World current account balance
  • 1.1.19 US trade deficit with developing Asia, excluding the PRC
  • 1.1.20 GDP impact of trade conflict by economic region, current scenario
  • 1.1.21 US trade deficit with the PRC
  • 1.1.22 PRC and US outbound greenfield investment by host region
  • 1.1.23 Greenfield investments to developing Asia by source
  • 1.1.24 FDI regulatory restrictiveness, 2017
  • 1.1.25 Outward greenfield investments to key technology sectors, by destination, 2014-2018
  • 1.1.26 Semiconductor trends and forecast
  • 1.1.27 Semiconductor revenue, by type
  • Gross Domestic Product, Turkey and Central Asia economies, 2017
  • Growth of Exports from Central Asia to Turkey
  • Maximum impulse response due to one standard deviation increase in Turkey’s GDP growth on GDP growth of selected Central Asia economies
  • US trade policy uncertainty index
  • US trade policy uncertainty index vis-à-vis Asia
  • PRC trade policy uncertainty, 1995-2019
  • Estimated effect of TPU shocks on investment in the PRC
  • 1.1.4. Impact of Brexit on Sri Lanka
  • 1.1.5. Monetary policy uncertainty index for the United States
  • 1.2.1 Change in nominal exchange rate against the US dollar
  • 1.2.2 US dollar-denominated international debt securities as a percentage of external debt
  • 1.2.3 Average changes in spread in 2018
  • 1.2.4 Decomposition of average monthly changes in sovereign bond spreads in emerging Asia in 2018
  • Box 1. Change in the spread between local currency and US bonds following a shock to bilateral exchange rate
  • Box 2. Change in the spread between local currency and US bonds following a shock to nominal effective exchange rate
  • A1.1 Demand-side contributions to growth, United States
  • A1.2 Business activity and consumer confidence indicators, United States
  • A1.3 Unemployment rate and average duration, United States
  • A1.4 Inflation, United States
  • A1.5 Demand-side contributions to growth, euro area
  • A1.6 Selected economic indicators, euro area
  • A1.7 Economic sentiment and purchasing managers’ indexes, euro area
  • A1.8 Demand-side contributions to growth, Japan
  • A1.9 Consumption and business indicators, Japan
  • A1.10 Trade indicators, Japan
  • A1.11 Demand-side contributions to growth, Australia
  • A1.12 Demand-side contributions to growth, New Zealand
  • A1.13 Demand-side contributions to growth, the Russian Federation
  • A1.14. Price of Brent crude
  • A1.15. Brent crude futures and spot prices
  • A1.16. Food commodity price indexes

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