Infographic: A view of the global economy in August 2018
In this month's infographic we look at the factors dragging on global growth and how much of a slowdown they might cause.
Japanese growth rebounds in Q2 amid buoyant domestic demand
The robust domestic picture is encouraging given weaker outlook for global trade
UK GDP rebounded in Q2 but final sales are in recession
A build-up of inventories is a worrying sign of a potential recession ahead.
Employment data dips: is US growth moderating?
Quickview: We think the world economy is entering a soft patch, something backed up by today’s payroll numbers from the US.