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Geopolitics, Trade Impasses Weigh Down Global Economy

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Two interrelated and troubling developments are coloring the global economic picture. The first is that trade growth is slowing sharply, Global Insight by IHS Markit said Tuesday in its March forecast. IHS Markit chief economist Nariman Behravesh and executive director for global economics Sara Johnson cited the IHS Markit purchasing managers’ index (PMI) for new…

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