Macroeconomic influences

Slow restart for China's economy

Slow restart for China’s economy

Global uncertainties overshadow Beijing rebound ...
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Predicting random shocks

Predicting random shocks

Despite nearly a hundred years of development of econometrics, its treatment of random shocks remains quite naïve ...
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Volatility threatens Libor replacement

Volatility threatens Libor replacement

On 16 September, the US treasury repo market was hit by large fluctuations in short-term interest rates ...
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Amid virus crisis, Europe fights back

Amid virus crisis, Europe fights back

‘We need to worry about panic’ ...
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Pete Buttigied gives a speech

Buttigieg positions himself as Obama successor

Buttigieg eager to shed the tax and spend imagery of other Democrats ...
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Superpowers posturing in volatile Gulf

Superpowers posturing in volatile Gulf

US disinterest in Hormuz strait crippling oil-dependent Iran ...
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2020: Political and economic threats on the rise

2020: Political and economic threats on the rise

OMFIF advisers and economists make their predictions for the year to come ...
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‘Free money’ could spark crisis

‘Free money’ could spark crisis

Goods and services markets disconnected from asset markets ...
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Signs point to global recession

Signs point to global recession

Policy-makers ignore Minsky’s lessons at their peril ...
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India hands economic reins to China

India hands economic reins to China

New Delhi No to Beijing-led pact shows lack of self-confidence ...
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China’s Wei Benhua on world’s need for SDR

China’s Wei Benhua on world’s need for SDR

‘The international monetary system should be multipolar’ ...
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‘Only one justification’ for fresh ECB QE

‘Only one justification’ for fresh ECB QE

Macroeconomic engineering will not end well ...
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