Divorce is difficult, even in the most amicable of circumstances. When entire countries try to separate from one another, it becomes fiendishly difficult; there are just too many players involved. As the old saying goes, too many cooks spoil the broth. Brexit is a case in point.
September 15, 2018
US President Donald Trump fights trade wars on many fronts. There are the trade disputes with China, which threaten global supply chains and did their bit in contributing to the emerging markets currency rout over the past few weeks.
September 10, 2018
September was dominated by two big economic stories. The twin topics were the emerging markets’ currency rout and trade.
September 03, 2018
At the end of last week central bankers met for their annual retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. This is one of the most-watched gatherings by economists, because it gives insight on the thinking of the central bank of the world’s largest economy and those from selected other countries.
August 27, 2018