Chief economist update: Wisdom of the crowdBY BENJAMIN ONG | MONDAY, 21 MAY 2018 11:16AM
While financial market volatility has come down - the VIX index closed at a reading of 13.42 last week (down from this year's high to date of 37.32) - there remains lingering geopolitical uncertainty.Read more: China, North Korea, Kim Jung-on, Canada, Fed, Iran, Mexico, VIX, NAFTA, Donald Trump, POTU, President Xi Jinpeng, All Ords, Aristotle, Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce, German Dax, North Atlantic Free Trade Agreement, Perth, Philip Lowe, Politics, QE, Reserve Bank of Australia Governor, Shanghai, US Treasury, ZTE
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