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The Economist Intelligence Unit expects global growth to stand at only 2.2% in 2020, close to decade lows. Tensions between the US and Iran, coupled with the emergence of a novel coronavirus in China, will limit any pick-up in business confidence and investment. Meanwhile, the social unrest seen across the world in 2019 looks set to continue this year, challenging both policymakers and business models.
This growth outlook is supported by the continued ultra-loose monetary policy among the world's major central banks and the recent trade truce between the US and China. However, both look fragile, as the ultra-loose monetary policy may fuel a new debt crisis, and tensions between the US and China for economic dominance look set to continue.
Please join me and John Ferguson, Director of Macroeconomics, for a discussion of the top five economic and political risks in 2020.
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Agathe DemaraisGlobal Forecasting Director
The Economist Intelligence Unit
Date: 27 February, 2020
Time: 10:00 ET/ 15:00 GMT
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Saturday, February 22, 2020
Friday, February 21, 2020
Admiral William McRaven: "If good men like Joe Maguire can’t speak the truth, Americans should be deeply afraid -
The Hill: FERC's Effort to undermine state clean energy policies cannot stand declare state Attorneys General | TheHill
Thursday, February 20, 2020
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
SciTechDaily: Solar Technology Breakthrough: World Record for printable Quantum Dot Solar Cell Efficiency
Seeking Alpha: Exxon Mobil Cannot Cover Its Dividend, And That's Great News - good analysis of the situation.
National Geographic: Natural gas is a much ‘dirtier’ energy source, carbon-wise, than we thought - Climate forecasts way too conservative.
CNN: Massive Times Square billboard thanks the firefighters who battled Australia's devastating fires
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Subject: The high price of greenwashing
Monday, February 17, 2020
Fort Lauderdale mayor seeks state, federal aid after 211M gallons of sewage leaks from pipes into streets, - impacts of increasing number and extent of seawater inundations.
Saturday, February 15, 2020
The Washington Post: Storm Dennis, one of the Atlantic’s most powerful bomb cyclones, churns up 100-foot waves and slams Britain
CleanTechnica: Tesla Steps Into The Utility Space With New Grid Controller Patent - emergence of intelligent routers marks entry to layer 3 of the OSI model in telecom networks
Friday, February 14, 2020
Phys.org: Study uncovers new electronic state of matter - electrons train in specific sequences with no heat emissions via a form of entanglement!
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Subject: The Post Most: Trump declares he has a 'legal right' to seek intervention in criminal cases
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