The Messy Politics of Economic Divergence

The Messy Politics of Economic Divergence


featuredLAGUNA BEACH – The world is increasingly characterized by divergence – in economic performance, monetary policy, and thus in financial markets. Global divergence has already contributed to stock-market volatility, unprecedented declines in advanced economies’ government bond yields, and outsize currency movements. And the trend is not abating, placing increasing pressure on already-strained political systems.

The world’s systemically important economies can be placed into four categor...


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