HOW THE ECONOMY CHANGED EVERYTHING IN MALAYSIA: ECONOMIC SENTIMENT INDEX, JULY 2018
The economy was the greatest contributing factor to the downfall of the Barisan Nasional government in 2018. Rosy economic numbers that were unable to capture the actual economic mood on the ground led to many wrong predictions. This intelligence report is the closest barometer to how people on the ground feel about the economy. If the economy was the main reason for the 2018 change in government, then our economic numbers long saw it coming. We also predict the way forward.