Two years ago, Shinzo Abe’s election as Japan’s prime minister led to the advent of “Abenomics,” a three-part plan to rescue the economy from a treadmill of stagnation and deflation.
September 07, 2014
The escalating conflict in Ukraine between the Western-backed government and Russian-backed separatists has focused attention on a fundamental question: What are the Kremlin’s long-term objectives?
August 05, 2014
In the immediate aftermath of the 2008 global financial crisis, policymakers’ success in preventing the Great Recession from turning into Great Depression II held in check demands for protectionist and inward-looking measures.
June 02, 2014
The world’s economic, financial, and geopolitical risks are shifting. Some risks now have a lower probability — even if they are not fully extinguished. Others are becoming more likely and important.
A year or two ago, six main risks stood at center stage:
April 02, 2014