3 April 2017
Monthly Economic Update
Every month, our economists study the macroeconomic situation. They analyse the events that have had an impact in recent months, and discuss possible consequences.
Key points to remember
Back down to earth
The Trump bump is taking on a new meaning as reflation optimism has given way to a more considered assessment of what the US President can achieve. Politics often gives way to economics, and Trump, and the markets, are discovering this the hard way. Meanwhile, after the failure of Geert Wilders to break through in the Netherlands, the markets are hopeful the populist tide is turning in Europe.
This Monthly Economic Update is a brief summary of the monthly retuning of ING’s economic scenario for the world economy.
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