What does the global economic downturn mean for infrastructure investing?

Five of nine indicators signalling a recession

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Ursula Tonkin of Whitehelm Capital
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Ursula Tonkin of Whitehelm Capital

The global economy is slowing down at an increasing speed. The International Monetary Fund projects real economic growth in advanced economies to slow down from 2.2% in 2018 to 1.9% in 2019 and 1.7% in 2020.

There are a number of recession indicators that have historically been used to signal a recession in the US. None of these indicators have a perfect track record, but if the majority are in danger territory,...

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