The Conference Board Economics Watch® Emerging Markets View
Recent improvements in emerging economies seem to be interrupted, and downside risks to major emerging economies are on the rise. While recovery in mature economies continues at a slower rate, for emerging economies, financial stability remains the top concern, and manufacturing sectors continue to weaken due to sluggish domestic demand. Furthermore, political instability and regional tensions have added more uncertainties to the near-term outlook. This report also discusses some of the impact of changes in the global energy landscape on the evolving opportunities and challenges for industries in emerging markets.