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The conventional wisdom is that China’s push for market diversification in recent years will help reduce the impact of weaker demand from the developed markets. 7 China’s export growth Source: CEIC. 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 32 Asia and the Subprime Crisis the spillover effect of exports on China’s domestic investment and job growth (see below). In addition to weakening external demand, the rising RMB exchange rate is hurting China’s export growth more than the data tell us. 7). For example, the headline export growth rate slowed to 17% in 2008 from 26% in 2007.

US (2006) 18 Asia and the Subprime Crisis denominated in USD, due mainly to the USD’s reserve currency and international trade status. Moreover, the US government still enjoys strong international confidence in its debt servicing and repayment ability. Hence, the USA has not suffered a sudden seizure of capital inflow, and there has not been a USD crisis. This is quite different from the Asian crisis, when massive capital outflow caused a regional currency crisis alongside the financial crisis.

That makes the bailout decision more difficult. In early 2009, the UK government also rolled out measures featuring a kind of insurance that would limit losses on mortgages and other loans.

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