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Economics

10JUL 2019

Why central banks' arsenal gives EM advantage

We look at why central banks in emerging markets have the upper hand over their developed market counterparts.

Economics

04JUL 2019

2019

JUNE

05JUN 2019

Economics

Trump targets Mexico, hits the Fed

We cannot be sure if Trump’s Mexican tariffs are just part of his bargaining strategy, but it may get him the Fed rate cut he wants.

05JUN 2019

Economics

Why we’ve lowered our expectations for emerging markets growth

Craig Botham explains growth downgrades for Brazil and India for this year, and why Russia sees a slight upgrade.

MAY

16MAY 2019

Economics

Who will pay as US-China trade wars intensify?

The GDP impact of escalating trade tensions will be more severe on China but US consumers will pay as companies pass on higher costs.

03MAY 2019

Economics

Why Turkey and Argentina do not pose a contagion risk to other emerging markets

Craig Botham explains why the economic travails of Argentina and Turkey are unlikely to spill over and impact sentiment in other emerging markets in the near term.

APRIL

17APR 2019

Economics

China defies the gloom

Chinese industrial production has been stronger than expected, though we see a risk that this could reverse next month.

16APR 2019

Economics

Why policy reform is the key to China's demographic challenge

Craig Botham explains why China’s demographic decline may be less of an issue than the medicine required to offset its impact and support strong economic growth

11APR 2019

Economics

Indian elections: does Modi matter?

Craig Botham previews India’s general election, which starts today, and assesses the past five years under Prime Minister Modi.