A pullback in the outlook for inflation would likely propel a powerful stock market rally in the U.S. With the primary driver of overall inflation stemming from global food and energy commodity price pressures, the key to falling inflation may be slower pace of emerging market growth. This slowdown appears to be unfolding.

China has been an engine of growth for a long time. However, the Chinese economy faces many challenges in the quarters ahead that may lead to a slowdown in growth:

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