January 30, 2014

World Risks a Deflationary Shock

Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, Telegraph

The Associated Press

Half the world economy is one accident away from a deflation trap. The International Monetary Fund says the probability may now be as high as 20pc.

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TAGGED: BRICS, Inflation, Economy, Deflation


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