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10 likely consequences of Trump's presidency

The good news starts with US growth, which will almost surely rise, but the bad news includes a shift away from free trade and accelerating inflation.

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The preference of Mr Trump (above) for transactional realpolitik over Mr Obama's liberal interventionism should stabilise relations with Russia and China.

London

FOR those of us who were wrong about the United States' presidential election, it is worth suppressing emotional reactions, at least for a month or two, and attempting a dispassionate judgement about what Donald Trump's administration may mean for the world. So here are 10 likely