What lies ahead for the global economy in 2020?

Further progress on the US-China trade war is unlikely before the US elections. Image: REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Nariman Behravesh

Chief Economist, IHS Markit

Chris Williamson

Chief Business Economist, IHS Markit

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