The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and other institutions are grappling with strategies to counter a severe economic downturn.
Ahead of the coming IMF meetings, the institution’s second chapter in its annual report discusses current and possible policies. The question is … Read the rest
WHEN voters chose Brexit in the June 2016 UK referendum, sterling and the stock market slumped. Two years later risks are ignored
Despite the dangers from a bitter civil war within the ruling Conservative government and growing possibility of a … Read the rest
They fear a rise in interest rates could cause global financial and economic downturn
THE world’s financial authorities are concerned about a massive surge in global government and private debt. They fear that a rise in interest rates could cause … Read the rest
IGNORE pundits who attempt to predict gyrating markets. Some, such as The Guardian’s economics writer, are claiming that ups and downs could be a signal for another 1929-type Great Crash; others on CNBC and Bloomberg TV are telling readers to … Read the rest