World Risk Developments February 2019

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World Risk Developments February 2019

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

  • World—increased uncertainty sees global economy lose momentum
  • China—foreign investment law may appease US, improve business climate
  • US—impact of government shutdown on Australian exports minimal
  • Emerging Markets—heightened corruption challenges the export environment
  • Asia—e-commerce boom opens new export opportunities
  • UK—Brexit uncertainty saps economy
  • Asia—a preview of 2019 elections
  • Argentina—President Macri’s fate rests on economic turnaround

Cassandra Winzenried, Chief Economist

Fred Gibson, Senior Economist


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