All posts by Julian Jacobs

Biden’s student debt plan flawed but the right move

Biden’s student debt plan flawed but the right move

Justified criticisms do not detract from positive impact ...
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Predictions of K wave plunge excessive, but theory teaches important lessons

Predictions of K wave plunge excessive, but theory teaches important lessons

Proponents argue West is heading for decades-long GDP growth stagnation ...
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Is the US already in a recession?

Is the US already in a recession?

Key indicators tell a mixed story, but warning signs are here ...
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Cracking down on the gamification of finance

Cracking down on the gamification of finance

Companies like Robinhood under pressure to curtail conflicts of interest ...
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What are central bank reserves for?

What are central bank reserves for?

Interplay between forward guidance and crisis aid presents a conundrum ...
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Fed presidents cautiously optimistic for a soft landing

Fed presidents cautiously optimistic for a soft landing

Strong cases for both predictions as fears of recession permeate ...
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Inflation blame game

Inflation blame game

Amid rate hikes, the US is engaged in a toxic politics of inflation ...
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Corporate US making consumers pay for inflation

Corporate US making consumers pay for inflation

Declarations of corporate responsibility ring hollow ...
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Regulators racing to keep up with digital IDs

Regulators racing to keep up with digital IDs

Experts are optimistic about the future of digital identification ...
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Biden administration right to limit stock buybacks

Biden administration right to limit stock buybacks

Broad coalition call for end to practice ...
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Shift towards isolationism poor solution to effects of war

Shift towards isolationism poor solution to effects of war

Growing fear among economists that globalisation is weakening ...
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Inverted yield curve does not prove US recession imminent

Inverted yield curve does not prove US recession imminent

Other indicators tell a different story ...
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