Tag archive for ‘Global Economy’
Jewish Business News On Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

How much does war and violence cost the global economy every year?

  How much does war and violence cost the global economy every year? As well as its huge human toll, indirect costs associated with violence cost the world’s economy upwards of $14 trillion each More...

Professor Barry Eichengreen On Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

Berkeley Economics and Political Science Prof. Barry Eichengreen and Domenico Lombardi: Ukraine’s Debt Dilemma

– Insecurity is haunting Ukraine – and not just geopolitical insecurity, but economic insecurity as well. Output is in freefall. The country’s external deficit is exploding, and borrowing costs More...

Professor Nouriel Roubini On Friday, October 31st, 2014

NYU Professor Nouriel Roubini: The Single-Engine Global Economy

– The global economy is like a jetliner that needs all of its engines operational to take off and steer clear of clouds and storms. Unfortunately, only one of its four engines is functioning properly: More...

Vered Weiss On Monday, October 13th, 2014

Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer Says Rate Increase Won’t Harm Global Economy

At the annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund, Vice Fed Chairman Stanley Fischer expressed confidence that a hike in interest rates by the Federal Reserve will not have a negative impact on the More...

Professor Jeffrey Frankel On Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

NYU Professor Nouriel Roubini : Slow Growth and Short Tails

–  The global economy had another difficult year in 2013. The advanced economies’ below-trend growth continued, with output rising at an average annual rate of about 1%, while many emerging markets More...

Contributor On Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Global Economy / China Relaxes its Hold on Interest Rates

– Bank of China / Getty –   The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) has taken another big step towards financial reform, when they announced that they would be doing away with the floor on lending More...

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