Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on March 18. Photo: AFPTraders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on March 18. Photo: AFP
Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on March 18. Photo: AFP
Anthony Rowley
Opinion

Opinion

Macroscope by Anthony Rowley

Why the world should not be throwing stimulus money at stock markets

  • Covid-19 has hit financial markets hard because their health was in a parlous state to begin with. As central banks and governments rush to launch economic stimulus, they should stop propping up stock markets, and focus on rebuilding a more sustainable economy

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on March 18. Photo: AFPTraders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on March 18. Photo: AFP
Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on March 18. Photo: AFP
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