Even beore the recent political crisis, Russia’s economic perormance was modest at best. High inﬂation, a declining currency, and constraints on monetary policy are also taking a toll on economic perormance.
By Dr. Rumki Majumdar and Akrur Barua
In the absence o reorm, Brazil’s economic outlook is poor. High consumer indebtedness, excessive regulation o the labor market, tight monetary policy, and mixed signals rom the government are limiting growth.
Economic perormance in the United Kingdom has been surprisingly strong. However, the pace o recov-ery can’t be maintained without a boost in productivity.
By Akrur Barua and Sunandan Bandyopadhyay
An integrated global economy, including cross-border investments, distributed production lines across continents, innovations in I and communications, and advancement in transportation are heightening international trade’s role as a harbinger o economic growth.
GDP growth rates, inﬂation rates, major currencies versus the US dollar, yield curves, composite median GDP orecasts, composite median currency orecasts, OECD composite leading indicators.