A schoolboy surveys the damage in the wake of Typhoon Mangkhut on Tin Ping Road in Sheung Shui on Thursday. The intense preparation before the typhoon struck helped Hong Kong limit the damage caused by the storm. Photo: Sam Tsang
David Dodwell
Opinion

Opinion

Outside In by David Dodwell

What Typhoon Mangkhut could teach Donald Trump about the brewing global economic storm

David Dodwell says while Hong Kong’s long-term investment in infrastructure helped limit the damage to the city from the super typhoon, the global economy is less prepared for the inevitable coming crash

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A schoolboy surveys the damage in the wake of Typhoon Mangkhut on Tin Ping Road in Sheung Shui on Thursday. The intense preparation before the typhoon struck helped Hong Kong limit the damage caused by the storm. Photo: Sam Tsang
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