Financial and Monetary Systems

Are there glimmers of economic hope as we begin 2023?

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63% of respondents saw global recession in 2023 as “somewhat” or “extremely” likely. Image: Unsplash/Christine Roy

Emma Charlton
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Over half of the Chief Economists surveyed expect China to experience growth. Image: World Economic Forum.

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Economic outlook. Image: IMF.
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Prospect of global recession in 2023. Image: World Economic Forum.

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Is the cost-of-living crisis about to peak? Image: World Economic Forum.

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