Markets Outlook 2010
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STANDARD & POOR’S IS PLEASED TO PRESENT “Asia-Pacific
Markets Outlook 2010.” This is a twice-yearly update in which
we offer our views on what might be ahead for the region’s debt
and equity markets. We also share recent thought-leadership
articles by senior credit analysts and key commentators—our
contribution to the increasingly urgent global and regional
debates about post-crisis challenges and opportunities.
After a difficult 2009, Asia-Pacific governments’ fiscal
stimulus programs appear to have staved off the myriad worse-
case scenarios that haunted t