Poll: Will Raising Rates Derail Economic Recovery?

Concerns over inflation continue to intensify after the latest growth figures out of China showed the economy growing faster than expected in the fourth quarter while a key manufacturing index in the U.S. signaled rising cost pressures.

Soaring costs from food to commodities are prompting market experts to predict a climate of rising interest rates, as governments attempt to cool runaway prices. But will hiking rates derail a fledgling global economic recovery?

Tell us what you think, in our poll below.

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