Trump's fiscal policies to have major implications for developing economies — World Bank

The World Bank's latest economic forecast predicts modest growth for the global economy in 2017 but says this could go up, or down, depending in large part on President-elect Donald Trump's plans for the U.S. economy.

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  • Sophie Edwards

    Sophie Edwards is a Reporter for Devex based in London covering global development news including global education, water and sanitation, innovative financing, the environment along with other topics. She has previously worked for NGOs, the World Bank and spent a number of years as a journalist for a regional newspaper in the U.K. She has an MA from the Institute of Development Studies and a BA from Cambridge University.