G-20 agrees guidelines to identify imbalances

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G-20 members on Friday agreed on new steps to measure risks to the health of the global economy.

Four approaches to measuring systemic risk will be used. The first, based on economic models and grounded in economic theory, will benchmark G-20 members, which comprises the major global economies, against a set of indicators, which members agreed upon in February. Such an approach would also consider country-specific circumstances, such as demographic profile, oil balance or trend growth.

The secon

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