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Omicron, inflation, Evergrande: 10 biggest risks to global economy in 2022

14/12/2021 06:17 PM | Click to read full article

Most forecasters have as their base case a robust recovery with cooling prices and a shift away from emergency monetary-policy settings. What could go wrong? Plenty.

Omicron, sticky inflation, Fed lift-off, Evergrande slump, Taiwan, a run on emerging markets, hard Brexit, a fresh euro crisis, and rising food prices in Middle East — all these feature in a rogues’ gallery of risks.