Emilio “Jun” Neri, BPI
Emilio "Jun" Neri, BPI
12 May 2021
Across the ASEAN: Taking Stock of the Philippines' 4.2% GDP Contraction
The 1Q GDP print for the Philippines was worse than expected, as the economy contracted by 4.2%. Emilio "Jun" Neri, BPI's Lead Economist, joined us on Across the ASEAN to talk about why the economy worsened by a larger degree, what this means for the year's outlook, and what remains for both fiscal and monetary authorities to support the country's economy.
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