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Digital co-operation will unlock economic growth

Digital co-operation will unlock economic growth

New paper calls for governments to work more closely together ...
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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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Emerging economies are pioneers of CBDCs

Emerging economies are pioneers of CBDCs

Bank of Ghana innovating with eCedi ...
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Global coordination needed to help rebuild Ukraine

Global coordination needed to help rebuild Ukraine

Cost of reconstruction could be as high as $1tn ...
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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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Why it’s so difficult to reduce inflation in the UK

Why it’s so difficult to reduce inflation in the UK

Government can learn much from previous inflationary episodes ...
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Improving asset allocation in the face of inflation

Improving asset allocation in the face of inflation

How to increase returns without risking more volatility ...
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Policy-makers should shift focus to economic resilience

Policy-makers should shift focus to economic resilience

Unrestrained policy support should be stopped ...
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Main risk to recession comes from loose ECB policy

Main risk to recession comes from loose ECB policy

Further delay in tightening could drive more inflation and cripple Europe ...
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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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How Norway can fulfil its COP26 sovereign fund promise

How Norway can fulfil its COP26 sovereign fund promise

Government white paper places responsibility for net zero transition with portfolio companies ...
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Warming Arctic to prompt new cold war

Warming Arctic to prompt new cold war

Receding sea ice creates opportunities for economic exploitation and geopolitical tension ...
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