Our analysis of inflation targeting by central banks across a selection of G-20 economies supports our view that the current period of high inflation will ultimately recede. However, even short-lived spikes in inflation reduce real wages, lowering household purchasing power and increasing the likelihood of financial distress, particularly for weaker borrowers.
Migrations to the public cloud add complexity to cybersecurity management, but they do not cause more business and security risks than in legacy or traditional IT environments.
Crowding-in private-sector investment will be crucial for emerging markets to meet their Sustainable Development Goals. Risk mitigation strategies are positive but the market seeks scale.