The economy is slowing - can central bankers fight the next downturn?
The global economy has not had a good year, to put it mildly. Trade-war uncertainty and Chinese weakness have taken a heavy toll, with growth in 2019 set to be the worst since the financial crisis, according to the International Monetary Fund.
Such an environment has produced many doomsters and gloomsters, to use Boris Johnson’s phrase. But there are few in finance as gloomy as Donald Amstad, head of Asian investment specialists at Aberdeen Standard Investments.
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