Хрупкая и несбалансированная в 2012 году

НЬЮ-ЙОРК. Перспективы мировой экономики в 2012 году ясны, но они не радужны: рецессия в Европе, в лучшем случае анемичный рост в Соединенных Штатах и резкий спад в Китае и в большинстве стран с формирующейся рыночной экономикой. Азиатские страны подвержены влиянию Китая. Латинская Америка подвержена влиянию более низких цен на сырьевые товары (по мере того как Китай и страны с развитой экономикой замедляют свой рост). Центральная и Восточная Европа подвержены влиянию еврозоны. А потрясения на Ближнем Востоке вызывают серьезные экономические риски ‑ в этом регионе и в других местах – так как геополитический риск остается высоким, и, следовательно, высокие цен на нефть будут сдерживать рост мировой экономики.

На данный момент рецессия в еврозоне не вызывает сомнений. Хотя ее глубину и продолжительность нельзя предсказать, продолжение кредитного кризиса, проблемы суверенного долга, отсутствие конкурентоспособности и жесткой экономии бюджетных средств предполагают серьезный спад.

США – растущие черепашьими темпами с 2010 года ‑ сталкиваются со значительными рисками замедления вследствие кризиса еврозоны. Они также должны бороться с существенным финансовым тормозом, продолжающимся сокращением доли заемных средств в секторе домашних хозяйств (наряду со слабым созданием рабочих мест, застойным уровнем доходов и стойким понижающим давлением на недвижимое имущество и финансовые ресурсы), растущим неравенством и политическим тупиком.

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