Is the global growth spurt over? The World Bank says growth will begin to slow down from next year. In its latest economic report, the institution warned that the escalation of trade tensions among major economies could derail expansion further. Stephen Carroll talks to the lead author of that report, Franziska Ohnsorge.
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