Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Output growth increases to 3.7% this year, the fastest growth since 2007. Fiscal deficits are set to widen in 2018, however, adding to inflationary pressures. With fiscal policies expansionary, interest rates will have to rise everywhere, except for Russia, to keep headline inflation in check. 

IIF Authors

Ondrej Schneider

Ondrej
Schneider
Chief Economist
+1-202-857-3635
oschneider@iif.com

Ugras Ulku

Ugras
Ulku
Deputy Chief Economist
+1-202-857-3617
uulku@iif.com

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