stephen roach

East needs West

Its economic growth might have diverged from the developed world, for now, but Asia is still dependent on the West, according to FinanceAsia readers.
December 13, 2010

Asia can survive without the West

Asian economic growth is resilient enough to withstand further deterioration in the West, according to our web poll last week.
September 20, 2010

From crisis to crisis

Two bookends delineate the current macro debate -- the Asian financial crisis of 1997-98 and the US subprime crisis of 2008-09. China was remarkably adept at avoiding both of these conflagrations. Will it be so lucky next time?
May 26, 2010

Coping with the financial crisis

Financial luminaries at the Clinton Global Initiative meeting discuss the current crisis and how best to ensure a recovery.
December 04, 2008

Hong Kong sets up economic task force

The chief executive recruits the likes of Morgan Stanley's Stephen Roach and Standard Chartered's Mervyn Davies to the task force.
October 28, 2008

Roach doubts the US will avoid recession

Renowned economist and chairman of Morgan Stanley Asia, Stephen Roach, says a prolonged economic downturn in the US could lead to protectionist trade policies.
February 27, 2008

Roach's last report as chief economist

Morgan Stanley's outgoing chief economist, Stephen Roach, sums up his 25-year journey by offering three macro milestones which he says stood out over the period.
June 21, 2007