Global growth 'fragile', 'under threat', says former IMF head Christine Lagarde
Updated : September 20, 2019 08:42 AM IST
Lagarde, who officially stepped down as IMF managing director last week, decried certain self-inflicted wounds, saying that issues like Brexit and trade frictions "are manmade and can be man-fixed."
Her comments came on the day the OECD said trade tensions are eroding world growth.
President Donald Trump's trade war with Beijing has undermined business investment and exports at a time when China's economy already is shifting to slower growth.
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