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How to Unlock the Green Potential of the Agricultural Sector

Agriculture is a major emitter of greenhouse gases. The sector can also play a key role in fighting climate change due to the potential of carbon sequestration in soils. Verified carbon credits can be an effective mechanism in this regard. Banks can provide supply-side and demand-side solutions.


Emerging Market Vulnerability Heatmap

Strong economic recovery by advanced economies is leading to increasing inflation expectations. Tighter monetary policy in advanced economies potentially threatens emerging market economic recovery. Our vulnerability Heatmap provides a comprehensive overview of important economic indicators to signal potential vulnerabilities in 18 economies.


Germany: better times ahead?

The German economy will recover quickly, driven by foreign- and pent-up demand. Its traditional unease with soaring prices will be tested. The September election is going to be crucial: Germany faces some tough decisions.