Taking stock of 2018 policies and readjusting expectations for 2019, policy seems to be the biggest factor in recent investor unease. Last year was a challenging one from a political perspective. Photo: AP
Hannah Anderson
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Macroscope by Hannah Anderson

The danger in 2019: markets’ dim view of the economy may become a self-fulfilling prophecy

  • Hannah Anderson says 2018 was a tough year for investors grappling with market sentiments that were persistently more pessimistic than actual conditions.
  • Policy decisions and political tensions will continue to matter in 2019

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Taking stock of 2018 policies and readjusting expectations for 2019, policy seems to be the biggest factor in recent investor unease. Last year was a challenging one from a political perspective. Photo: AP
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