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William Pesek

Is Asia Ready for Another Wild Ride?

Asia rode out the last recession in relative style. But the methods it employed then are no longer sustainable in the face of renewed global volatility.
Asia is hardly immune from volatility.
Asia is hardly immune from volatility.

From Ebola to debt to deflation, fear stalks the global economy.

With bewildering speed, concerns about of credit defaults, slowing demand and political instability have eclipsed exuberance over America's falling jobless rate and Alibaba's record-breaking IPO. The most-asked question isn't where to make profits, but where's a safe haven from the coming storm? Is it Asia again? Sadly, as markets unravel anew, even Asia finds itself in an increasingly dangerous position this time around.