MALAYSIA’S RECOVERY WILL GIVE IT CUSHION TO MANAGE ANY TAPER TANTRUM
Taper tantrum refers to the 2013 collective reactionary panic that triggered a spike in U.S. Treasury yields, after investors learned that the Federal Reserve was slowly putting the brakes on its quantitative easing (QE) program. QE was used by developed countries again to jumpstart their declining economies last year after the start of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Get to know more about these through an article by the Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive of AIMST University, Professor Datuk Dr. John Antony Xavier. The article titled ‘Malaysia’s recovery will give it cushion to manage any taper tantrum’ was published in the columnist section of NST on 6th July 2021. Click here to read.