Economics & Finance
George Magnus / November 22, 2017
The OBR’s gloomy economic forecasts show why Britain needed something bolder
Barry Eichengreen / November 22, 2017
In future, the wheels of international commerce will be greased by the dollar together with the euro and currencies from emerging powers. Crucially, this is no bad thing
Torsten Bell / November 18, 2017
Philip Hammond faces acute Budget pressure on three fronts—from his boss, his economic watchdog and a House of Commons wary of supporting tax rises for a volatile electorate. But there may be...
Matthew Whittaker / November 17, 2017
The amount Britons produce for every hour worked has remained stubbornly stagnant
Henry Tapper / November 14, 2017
Hint: do it via smartphone
George Magnus / November 13, 2017
The US President went quiet on the subject during his recent Asia trip—but America’s trade deficit with China this year will be just shy of $370 billion. He’s not going to take that lying down
More than a tenth of the city's business is set to go. Could things get worse?
Paul Ormerod / November 13, 2017
UK governments, of whatever party, may finally be compelled to break with the crony corporate capitalism promoted by New Labour
Britain had lost the knack of turning smart ideas into prosperity—even before it had to reckon with Brexit. But there is something we can do
Adam Posen / November 13, 2017
What will happen to Britain's economy when the insular turn of Brexit meets the reality of global trade?
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