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spreading effect of downturn across economies a situation in which a weakening economy in one country causes economies in other countries to weaken

Definitions of ’contagion’ and meaning of ’contagion’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’contagion’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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