All posts by David Marsh

Amusement and disdain over Truss’s policies weaken Britain’s global clout

Amusement and disdain over Truss’s policies weaken Britain’s global clout

Complaints about ‘fiscal hooliganism’ amid PM’s U-turn over top tax rate ...
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Truss and Meloni bond market squalls

Truss and Meloni bond market squalls

UK Conservatives’ travails shore up Bank of England governor as ECB stops Italy intervention ...
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Six lessons from Black Wednesday for today’s central bankers

Six lessons from Black Wednesday for today’s central bankers

Episodes from 1992 rippling through to Truss’s untried government ...
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ECB confronting painful new reality

ECB confronting painful new reality

Schnabel switches to anti-inflation stringency as central bank works on anti-fragmentation details ...
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Power, philosophy and heroism of central bankers

Power, philosophy and heroism of central bankers

Who’s to blame for inflation? Guidelines for censuring central banks and governments ...
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Eight thorny questions over ECB fragmentation

Eight thorny questions over ECB fragmentation

Grimly inevitable problems: shoring up euro area with inflation high and interest rates rising ...
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What’s at stake in Ukraine war

What’s at stake in Ukraine war

Putin, China and the West: battle of hardships that could go Russia’s way ...
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Uncomfortable realities behind ECB’s dilemma over fragmentation and inflation

Uncomfortable realities behind ECB’s dilemma over fragmentation and inflation

Behind the scenes, spectre of losses for central banks – and for taxpayers ...
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ECB to act on interest rates and spreads as Italy becomes net creditor

ECB to act on interest rates and spreads as Italy becomes net creditor

Worries over Draghi coincide with ECB ending longest peacetime monetary easing since 1875 ...
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Nagel in battle of wits over raising ECB interest rates

Nagel in battle of wits over raising ECB interest rates

Dutch meeting on 9 June to pull down curtain on decade of monetary easing ...
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Victor and vacillator: Macron wins, Scholz hesitates

Victor and vacillator: Macron wins, Scholz hesitates

From inflation to war - six questions where France, Germany struggle to coalesce ...
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European exceptionalism and Ukrainian war

European exceptionalism and Ukrainian war

Tory history poses warning for British prime minister ...
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