US Government Shutdown Paused for Now: Assessing the Economic Impact

Franklin Templeton
By January 28, 2019 13:04

US Government Shutdown Paused for Now: Assessing the Economic Impact

The longest‑ever US government shutdown has finally ended—at least temporarily —while negotiations continue over funding of a US‑Mexico border wall. While the government will be reopened at least until February 15, the economic implications of the shutdown and the potential for more disruption ahead has become a source of concern to many global investors. Stephen Dover, Head of Equities for Franklin Templeton, outlines some considerations investors should keep in mind. 

Franklin Templeton
By January 28, 2019 13:04

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