Falling inflation and smaller rate rises in US give hope to emerging markets

Falling inflation and smaller interest rate rises in the US and other advanced economies hold out the hope of a rebound for emerging markets, according to analysts.

Developing countries have suffered this year under a toxic combination of rising interest rates, a strong US dollar, soaring food and fuel prices and other disruptions caused by the pandemic and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. As some of those conditions start to ease, the prospects for economic growth should improve, analysts say.

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