World Risk Developments April 2018


World Risk Developments April 2018

In this month's edition of World Risk Developments we look at the following stories:

  • World—China-US tariff impasse risks a costly global trade war 
  • PNG—earthquake to exacerbate economic woes ahead of new investment
  • Peru—FTA a major win for Australian agricultural producers 
  • Indonesia—new shipping laws exacerbate poor logistics framework
  • Turkey—government sponsored credit boom boosts growth and risks


Cassandra Winzenried, Chief Economist

Fred Gibson, Senior Economist


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