An escalation of the US-China trade war could send the global economy into recession in just "three quarters' time," Morgan Stanley's chief economist said in a Monday report. The analyst noted that an increased US tariff of 25% on Chinese imports for four-to-six months could catalyze a global pullback, as weak corporate sentiment and slowed domestic demand already threaten the economy. The report follows failed negotiations between the two nations and President Trump's subsequent...


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