|The US government
needs to start filling them
Election years in any country make political compromise
difficult. The desire to win or keep power makes politicians
wary of allowing the other side to make even the smallest
gains. As a consequence, markets are left in limbo, waiting for
potential regulatory changes or new leadership that will
prioritise different issues.
In some instances, the waiting game makes sense.
Implementing new policies that will be immediately disgraced if
the government is replaced is a waste of time and
But avoiding necessary change or refusing to appoint
necessary regulatory officials for...