Monocle 24: The Foreign Desk


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How worried should we be about the global economy?

February 6th, 2016

Episode 114 of 280 episodes

The global economy is in trouble again: Europe is stagnant, China is slowing down and we still haven’t really recovered from 2008. Monocle’s Steve Bloomfield is joined by Tom Keene, the editor at large of ‘Bloomberg News’; investment advisor and fund manager Bob Swarup; and Isabel Hilton, the editor of ‘Chinadialogue’. Together, they discuss how worried we should actually be.

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