Child scavengers look for recyclable material at a landfill on the outskirts of Gauhati, India, on February 4. Photo: AP Child scavengers look for recyclable material at a landfill on the outskirts of Gauhati, India, on February 4. Photo: AP
Child scavengers look for recyclable material at a landfill on the outskirts of Gauhati, India, on February 4. Photo: AP
Andrew Sheng
Opinion

Opinion

Andrew Sheng

Coronavirus recovery: time for emerging markets to reject the rigged finance game

  • The rich do not fear inflation, but when food and energy prices rise amid massive monetary creation, the poor will suffer the most
  • If the world’s bankers refuse to think for their clients, emerging markets need to think for themselves

Child scavengers look for recyclable material at a landfill on the outskirts of Gauhati, India, on February 4. Photo: AP Child scavengers look for recyclable material at a landfill on the outskirts of Gauhati, India, on February 4. Photo: AP
Child scavengers look for recyclable material at a landfill on the outskirts of Gauhati, India, on February 4. Photo: AP
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Andrew Sheng

Andrew Sheng

Andrew Sheng is a former central banker and financial regulator, currently distinguished fellow at the Asia Global Institute, University of Hong Kong. He writes widely on Asian perspectives on global issues, with columns in Project Syndicate, Asia News Network and Caijing/Caixin magazines. His latest book is “Shadow Banking in China”, co-authored with Ng Chow Soon, published by Wiley.