Who gets the blame for the slowing economy?

Who gets the blame for the slowing economy?, not an easy question. ECONOMIC alarm bells are ringing: Financial markets have wilted. Forecasters have been slicing their projections for future growth. And some leading wise men — including the megabillionaire George Soros — are predicting a return to disastrous 2008 conditions. That’s almost certainly an overly pessimistic view. But without a doubt, the leading global economies are in a major slowdown. So, who gets the blame for the slowing economy? Not evident is whether another recession looms. While current data suggests…