Protesters wearing yellow vests participate in a pro-Brexit demonstration march in central London on January 12. Photo: Reuters Protesters wearing yellow vests participate in a pro-Brexit demonstration march in central London on January 12. Photo: Reuters
Protesters wearing yellow vests participate in a pro-Brexit demonstration march in central London on January 12. Photo: Reuters
Andrew Sheng
Opinion

Opinion

Andrew Sheng

From Brexit to the US-China trade war, it’s time to be realistic about solutions or risk massive global fallout

  • Andrew Sheng says the reversal of globalisation is a major risk to global growth. If deals are not struck on Brexit and the trade war, steps such as competitive currency devaluation could lead to a 1930s-style recession

Protesters wearing yellow vests participate in a pro-Brexit demonstration march in central London on January 12. Photo: Reuters Protesters wearing yellow vests participate in a pro-Brexit demonstration march in central London on January 12. Photo: Reuters
Protesters wearing yellow vests participate in a pro-Brexit demonstration march in central London on January 12. Photo: Reuters
READ FULL ARTICLE
Andrew Sheng

Andrew Sheng

Andrew Sheng is a former central banker and financial regulator, currently distinguished fellow at the Asia Global Institute, University of Hong Kong. He writes widely on Asian perspectives on global issues, with columns in Project Syndicate, Asia News Network and Caijing/Caixin magazines. His latest book is “Shadow Banking in China”, co-authored with Ng Chow Soon, published by Wiley.