Economics & Finance
Ben Chu / July 11, 2019
My own trip to Oldham showed me what’s required—serious investment and devolution of power. (This article features in “All about towns,” Prospect’s new report in partnership with the Joseph...
Alex Dean / July 8, 2019
Plus: the director general contradicts claims that “Gatt 24” would kick in to help
Indicators suggest that something is not right at all
My commission saw alarming disparity between the southeast and the rest, affecting towns and cities alike. (This article features in “All about towns,” Prospect’s new report in partnership with...
Its 121-month expansion won’t last forever but what could bring on a downturn?
Christine Lagarde appointment: EU leaders have sent a powerful signal about the future of the eurozone
Paul Wallace / July 3, 2019
The likely next head of the European Central Bank will cement its reinvention under Mario Draghi
As the global trading environment turns sour it has never been so important to negotiate as part of a bloc
George Magnus / June 24, 2019
The US-China trade war could soon tip the world economy into a downturn
Inequality is back in the news but confusion too often knocks the discussion off track
Paul Wallace / June 22, 2019
What’s not to like about Libra? Quite a lot, if you are a regulator
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