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The likely election of Ferdinand Marcos Jr. as the Philippine president shouldn't spook markets...
...A smooth transition matters most; gridlock due to a contested result is the worst-case scenario.
Any future administration will have to shelve reform, as repairing the Covid damage is far from over.
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