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Moody's Talks - Emerging Markets Decoded

Episode 19
December 9, 2020

Social trends take hold as a driver of emerging market credit and financing

Inside this episode

Anushka Shah of the Sovereign team discusses how the coronavirus is exacerbating income inequality across emerging Asia, which will pose challenges to governments with weak social protection systems and low capacity to raise spending. Also, Matthew Kuchtyak of the ESG team looks at the growing importance of social issues for global investors, as reflected in the recent record issuance of sustainable bonds.

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