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The indispensable central bank

The indispensable central bank

Fed reprises 2008 international role ...
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Asian sovereign funds lead way on airlines

Asian sovereign funds lead way on airlines

Greater presence of big government inevitable ...
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The undeniable case for wealth tax

The undeniable case for wealth tax

Economic and moral necessity ...
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Slow restart for China's economy

Slow restart for China’s economy

Global uncertainties overshadow Beijing rebound ...
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New focus for sovereign funds

New focus for sovereign funds

Pooling forces for a post-coronavirus world ...
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Three options for European fiscal action

Three options for European fiscal action

Longer-term measures to ward off threat ...
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After the Covid-19 recession

After the Covid-19 recession

The Covid-19 crisis will change society, trade and economics ...
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Shortcomings in US sovereign investment

Shortcomings in US sovereign investment

Coronavirus crisis lays bare hostile institutional architecture ...
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Sheng’s world view: western neoliberalism ‘bankrupt’

Sheng’s world view: western neoliberalism ‘bankrupt’

As central banks act, ‘independence is a myth’ ...
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ECB and Fed innovate in disparate ways

ECB and Fed innovate in disparate ways

Side-by-side comparison reveals scale of measures taken since early March ...
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Non-banks failing coronavirus stress test

Non-banks failing coronavirus stress test

Systemic financial instability reigns ...
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UK current account deficit restricts policy options

UK current account deficit restricts policy options

The UK needs new, but temporary, measures to address the coronavirus crisis ...
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