Interview with Simon Johnson, from IMF

Simon Johnson, Former Chief Economist, from IMF, at Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Middle East 2016, talks about some of the key macro forces – particularly these in developed markets – currently influencing emerging markets.

Simon also discusses the emerging market debt crisis, who he thinks the top performers are in the emerging market sphere and what countries and sectors will be most affected by a rise in US interest rates.

Finally Simon discusses monetary policy collusion among the developed markets and what kind of impact this is having on the emerging market.

Finally, he discusses what kinds of policies he believes needs to be made to help make Russia a more desirable place to invest.