Analyst: High risk due to extraordinary U.S. monetary policy
The International Monetary Fund has trimmed global economic growth predictions for this year. In its latest World Economic Outlook report, the organization lowered its forecast from July by one-tenth of a percentage point to 5.9 percent. It said persistent supply chain disruptions and pricing pressures were limiting the global economy's recovery from the pandemic. David Blair, the vice president of the Center for China and Globalization, gave his opinions on these issues.