All posts by Desmond Lachman

Signs point to global recession

Signs point to global recession

Policy-makers ignore Minsky’s lessons at their peril ...
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Mighty dollar maddens Trump

Mighty dollar maddens Trump

Further appreciation expected for year ahead ...
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‘Helicopter money’ recession solution

‘Helicopter money’ recession solution

One way forward to avoid repeating 2008 mistakes ...
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Trump’s unmet economic promises

Trump’s unmet economic promises

US beset by considerable investor uncertainty ...
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Macri defeat prompts crisis fears

Macri defeat prompts crisis fears

Markets dread return to the failed Kirchner policies ...
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Johnson repeating Churchill's 1925 error

Johnson repeating Churchill’s 1925 error

UK faces more economic damage and currency weakness ...
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On the road to a US-German trade war

On the road to a US-German trade war

German current account surplus at odds with 'America first' ...
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Bolsonaro's Brazil in public debt peril

Bolsonaro’s Brazil in public debt peril

President has failed to put country back on sustainable track ...
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Fed and ECB risk being caught off guard

Fed and ECB risk being caught off guard

Tightening ignores troubles in emerging and peripheral markets ...
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Trump tariffs threaten world economy

Trump tariffs threaten world economy

US economy not immune from financial meltdown ...
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Emerging markets spoil IMF optimism

Emerging markets spoil IMF optimism

Argentina, Turkey and Brazil spell trouble for chances of global rebound ...
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Fed running out of monetary ammunition

Fed running out of monetary ammunition

Trump’s pursuit of ultra-easy policy could overheat US economy ...
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