The New York Times: 3 Countries Cut Rates as World Braces for More Trade War TurbulenceThe Fed cut rates for the first time since 2008

Article published: Aug 7, 2019

IB Economics syllabus: Macroeconomics (monetary policy)

Amid fears from a global economic slowdown, the central banks of India, Thailand and New Zealand have cut their interest rates unexpectedly to make sure their economies get boosted by this expansionary monetary policy.

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