Economic Analysis - Austerity Measures To Lower Debt Ratio From 2018 - 22 MAY 2017
Emerging Markets Monitor May 2017 / Jordan / Economy
Jordan's public debt will reduce as a proportion of GDP from 2018 onwards, as austerity measures and sizeable foreign aid inflows improve the kingdom's fiscal balance. A shift towards reliance on...
Economic Analysis - Fiscal Consolidation Measures To Narrow Deficit - 30 JAN 2017
Emerging Markets Monitor January 2017 / Jordan / Economy
Fiscal consolidation measures will lead to a reduction in Jordan's budget deficit over the coming quarters. Government debt levels will peak in 2017, as ongoing reforms facilitate a gradual reducti...
Political Risk Analysis - Refugee Crisis To Impact Stability, Not Fiscal Outlook - 15 FEB 2016
Emerging Markets Monitor February 2016 / Jordan / Economy
Jordan will manage to cover the economic costs induced by the Syrian refugee crisis, thanks to international assistance and by closing its border with Syria. Nevertheless, social tensions will...
Economic Analysis - Navigating Through Regional Insecurity - 14 SEPT 2015
Emerging Markets Monitor September 2015 / Jordan / Economy
Despite growing relatively faster than most MENA economies, regional instability and high unemployment levels will weigh on Jordanian economic activity over the coming quarters. As a result, we...
Market Strategy - Equities: Bounce Potential, But Outlook Remains Mixed - 17 FEB 2014
Emerging Markets Monitor February 2014 / Jordan / Economy
We adopt a short-term neutral view on Jordan's Amman Stock Exchange (ASE), but will be watching closely for signs of a break through key resistance at the 2,300 level over the coming weeks. However...