Can monetary policies help prevent a global recession?

Monetary stimulus merely postponing the inevitable

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Martin Gilbert of Aberdeen Standard Investments
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Martin Gilbert of Aberdeen Standard Investments

Are we about to have a global recession? That was one of the many issues discussed at the recent Singapore Summit – a meeting of global policymakers and business leaders.

There was a mix of opinions on the subject, which was also reflected in a recent survey undertaken by Absolute Strategy Research. They questioned more than 200 financial institutions and found 52% anticipated...

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