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U.S. economy to dodge coronavirus blow, but risks to downside: Reuters poll

20 Feb 2020

BENGALURU The impact of the coronavirus outbreak in China on U.S. economic growth will be negligible and short-lived, according to economists in a Reuters poll who nonetheless now say risks to their forecasts are skewed more to the downside.

Global economy snapback to prove elusive despite market joy - Reuters polls

24 Jan 2020

BENGALURU A significant global upturn will remain elusive this year as many economies still face an array of daunting risks, despite improved sentiment from an initial U.S.-China trade deal and ebullience in financial markets, Reuters polls showed.

Global outlook sombre for late-cycle expansion despite market joy - Reuters poll

20 Dec 2019

BENGALURU Most major economies have likely averted recession for now but growth will remain subdued in 2020, according to Reuters polls, despite the recent round of central bank stimulus and signs of a preliminary truce in the U.S.-China trade war.

Reserve Bank of India February rate cut on a knife's edge: Reuters poll

11 Dec 2019

BENGALURU A February Reserve Bank of India rate cut is on a knife's edge, with just under half of economists polled expecting easing at that meeting, and is highly likely by the middle of next year, according to a Reuters poll.

Modest U.S. growth outlook static despite hopes for trade reprieve: Reuters poll

06 Dec 2019

BENGALURU A modest U.S. economic growth outlook has barely changed despite a majority of economists in a Reuters poll being "reasonably confident" an initial trade deal will be signed with China within the next three months.

Euro zone likely dodged recession but growth to stay tepid - Reuters poll

06 Dec 2019

BENGALURU The euro zone economy has avoided a recession, according to a Reuters poll of economists who were reasonably confident of that outcome, but their growth and inflation outlook remains very modest for the coming years.

Further to run for global stocks, but trade salve needed: Reuters poll

27 Nov 2019

BENGALURU The global stock market rally has further to run in 2020, according to analysts, brokers and strategists polled by Reuters, but much depends on U.S. and Chinese officials making real progress in stopping a disruptive trade war.

ECB's Lagarde will echo Draghi's stance, but QE won't help growth, economists say: Reuters poll

15 Nov 2019

BENGALURU Easy money from the European Central Bank will not revive the euro zone's frail economy, according to a Reuters poll of economists, who said the ECB's new president, Christine Lagarde, would follow policies similar to her predecessor's.

Reuters poll: Trade truce unlikely in 2020 but U.S. recession fears recede - economists

14 Nov 2019

BENGALURU The U.S.-China trade war is unlikely to see a permanent truce over the coming year, and while concerns have eased over a U.S. recession, an economic rebound is also not expected any time soon, according to a Reuters poll of economists.

Deeper global slowdown still more likely despite round of rate cuts: Reuters poll

25 Oct 2019

BENGALURU A steeper decline in global economic growth still more likely than a synchronized recovery, even as multiple central banks dole out rounds of monetary easing, according to economists polled by Reuters in recent weeks.

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