How can the economic outlook appear so bleak, while economists remain upbeat? Not all recessions affect people equally.
Policymakers should tackle the rising poverty and inequality, as well as the structural weaknesses exposed by the crisis to better prepare for future shocks.
By broadening the nexus between economic interest and national security, Trump is encouraging the decoupling of the worlds two largest economies and the emergence of a bipolar world order led by rival hegemons.
With interest rates at record lows and global growth set to continue decelerating, there has rarely been a better time for governments to invest in infrastructure and other sources of...
If a universal basic income is used primarily to service debt and secure new loans, it cannot fulfill its promise as a revolutionary pathway to freedom from the whip of the market
The valid insight behind "modern monetary theory" – that governments and central banks together can always create nominal demand
"Our people are our greatest asset."
Pessimism afflicts those who have lost out economically
Some may view the US dollar’s appreciation as consistent with a longer-term rebalancing of the global economy. But, as Argentina’s recent request for IMF financing starkly demonstrates
Environmental, social and governance issues are now a major factor in investment
But economists struggle to work out how much
Individuals have the right and the freedom to own whatever they like of production means