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Globala megatrender som kommer att förändra världsekonomin

Globala megatrender är stora samhällsförändringar som bidrar till att rita om spelplanen för branscher, länder och världsekonomin i stort. I denna artikel tittar vi på fyra megatrender som kommer att förändra världsekonomin de närmaste decennierna: Färre försörjer fler, artificiell intelligens och digitalisering, hållbar tillväxt samt inkluderande tillväxt.

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Anders Bergvall

Anders Bergvall

Senior Economist

Thematic analysis and USA

anbe83@handelsbanken.se

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2018-10-11

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Fast Comment US — Fed raises rates and more rate hikes on the way

  1. Fed hikes rates, as expected, and signals that further gradual increases lie ahead
  2. Minor tweaks to press statement and FOMC projections: Fed on course for rate hike in December
  3. We expect the Fed to continue to raise rates once a quarter

Anders Bergvall, Senior Economist | anbe83@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Norway — The unemployment rate continues to level out

  1. LFS unemployment at 4.0 pct in July, up from 3.9 pct in June
  2. We, consensus and Norges Bank expected 3.8 pct
  3. The data supports the case of careful steps when tightening monetary policy

Marius Gonsholt Hov, Senior Economist | maho60@handelsbanken.no

Fast Comment Finland — Labour market improvement somewhat more gradual than previously reported

  1. Unemployment rate (SA) 7.5 percent in August
  2. Employment rate near the official 72 percent target
  3. Labour market continues to perform robustly, yet not as strongly as was previously reported

Janne Ronkanen, Senior Economist | jaro06@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Denmark — Retail sales bounced back as expected

  1. Retail sales rose 0.3 percent m-o-m - close to our expectations
  2. Sales of clothing and other consumption goods rose while sales of food declined
  3. Despite a pause in Q3, private consumption is still seen as a driver for economic growth

Jes Asmussen, Chief Economist Denmark | jeas01@handelsbanken.dk

Fast Comment Sweden — After substantial downward revision of GDP last week, loads of new growth indicators in the week ahead

  1. First hesitant steps toward retail sales normalisation after tough summer
  2. Economic sentiment to recoil a bit, but remain at buoyant level
  3. Net exports to turn around and boost GDP in the third quarter

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se