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BRICs and emerging markets - Stephen King

After delivering a speech on the BRIC economies during the iea’s State of the Economy conference, HSBC’s Stephen caught up with ieaTV to explain why he was confident that incentives were aligning for trade barriers between emerging economies to be broken down. In this video, he also analyses the sustainability of Chinese growth, what Brazil must do to avoid becoming stuck in the so-called ‘middle-income trap’ and the effects of Western monetary policy on emerging markets.