A man walks by screens showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index and the Dow Jones Industrial Average at a securities firm in Tokyo on September 18. Photo: AP A man walks by screens showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index and the Dow Jones Industrial Average at a securities firm in Tokyo on September 18. Photo: AP
A man walks by screens showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index and the Dow Jones Industrial Average at a securities firm in Tokyo on September 18. Photo: AP
David Brown
Opinion

Opinion

Macroscope by David Brown

Why pandemic-shaken investors should be optimistic about global economic prospects

  • A raft of new monetary and fiscal stimulus is working its way through, a global business upturn is already under way and risk appetite is tentatively gaining ground

A man walks by screens showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index and the Dow Jones Industrial Average at a securities firm in Tokyo on September 18. Photo: AP A man walks by screens showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index and the Dow Jones Industrial Average at a securities firm in Tokyo on September 18. Photo: AP
A man walks by screens showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index and the Dow Jones Industrial Average at a securities firm in Tokyo on September 18. Photo: AP
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