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MoneyWeek magazine cover illustrationOur experts talk to John Stepek about how political risk is affecting stock markets – and tell him where they’d put their money now.

John Stepek: Political risk has reared its head again. Is anyone worried about Ukraine?

Garry White: No. This will fizzle out in a few months unless Putin goes for Moldova or starts playing a grand game of risk. But it’s not in his interest to escalate the conflict. The one thing that will hit the Russian economy is a [...]

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