You are here

What has gone wrong with the so-called 'emerging markets'?

They've slowed sharply; a sudden stop in Wall St's love affair with them may slow them even further

BT_20151215_ARCOK_2022291.jpg
Emerging economies, most of all perhaps China, could not have been expected to go on producing heady growth rates for decades more, as many past extrapolations have suggested. A national economy is a much more complex thing than a simple "market" place.

Tokyo

IS there a difference between an "emerging market" and an emerging economy or developing country, and does it matter in any case? Yes, it does - it matters a whole lot - and only now are economists (though not yet the financial world, it seems) beginning to wake up to just why this

sentifi.com

Market voices on:

grab

Receive $80 Grab vouchers valid for use on all Grab services except GrabHitch and GrabShuttle when you subscribe to BT All-Digital at only $0.99*/month.

Find out more at btsub.sg/promo

Powered by GET.comGetCom