Economics

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Could the COVID crisis be an economic opportunity for Brexit Britain?

April 22, 2020 11:43 pm

The way we buy and sell things will change

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The coronavirus crunch leaves Europe facing terrible choices

April 7, 2020 6:06 pm

Leaving Italy to fend for herself could cause widespread Italian defaults, triggering defaults by those who have lent to the Italian government and banks

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What makes Thomas Piketty so sure he can save the world?

March 26, 2020 6:07 pm

Capital and Ideology by Thomas Piketty reviewed

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Why trouble in the Middle East no longer means an oil price hike

January 11, 2020 9:14 am

America is less dependent on the oil that comes out of the Middle East than at any point in modern times

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Berlin on the brink

November 11, 2019 11:57 am

Germany’s economic ills could have far-reaching effects

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Trump is pursuing Mugabe economics

September 6, 2019 2:03 pm

The jiggery-pook that Trump has been engaging in on the economy may well come to haunt him in the key states that he won in 2016

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Will the Trump economy affect the outcome of the midterms?

November 5, 2018 10:09 am

A healthy economy can help limit the incumbent administration’s losses

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Why aren’t Republicans campaigning on the economy? Trump!

November 4, 2018 4:31 pm

It’s seemed strange for months that the president has declined to focus on the good news for which he might take credit

Interview: Meet Mariana Mazzucato, big-state capitalism’s new champion

April 26, 2018 8:29 pm

‘It was Plato who said storytellers rule the world,’ observes Mariana Mazzucato, her powerful voice tempered with a beaming smile,…