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Green Bonds: A Possible Solution to Climate Change

The financial sector is a powerful force to combat climate change. … Read moreGreen Bonds: A Possible Solution to Climate Change
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Green Bonds: A Possible Solution to Climate Change

Yield Curve Control and its Implications for the US Economy

With business beginning to reopen and risk sentiment improving, the US is likely to return to a degree of normalcy in the coming months. … Read moreYield Curve Control and its Implications for the US Economy
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Yield Curve Control and its Implications for the US Economy

Hyperbolic Discounting: The underestimated power of behavioural economics

Here are two options: Option 1: £150 today OR Option 2:£300 tomorrow Which option would you choose? … Read moreHyperbolic Discounting: The underestimated power of behavioural economics
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Hyperbolic Discounting: The underestimated power of behavioural economics

Infection and Inflation: Covid-19 and CPI

How will the difficulties in measuring inflation during the Covid-19 pandemic affect the economy … Read moreInfection and Inflation: Covid-19 and CPI
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Infection and Inflation: Covid-19 and CPI

Will the Indian EdTech Industry survive a post-Covid and back-to-normal world?

An IMF forecast projects 2020’s global economic activity to contract by 3 %, making it even worse than the 2008 ...
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/ Economics

The Case for Italian Bonds in a Zero-Yielding Environment

Recently, the US and the UK have joined Japan and Germany in the convergence of their 10-Year yields towards zero ...
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/ Bonds, Covid-19, Economics, Italy, Markets

Bailouts, Buybacks, and Blame in the Time of COVID-19

In light of the recent Coronavirus pandemic, governments around the world have been forced to bailout companies to prop up ...
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/ Airlines, Covid-19, Economics, Markets, World

Two Underlying Economic Arguments Regarding the Current Black Lives Matter Protest and Their Implications

My fellow economists and I have almost instinctively and correctly predicted that the protests against the murder of George Floyd, ...
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/ Black life matters, Economics

Green Bonds: A Possible Solution to Climate Change

Climate change might be the most complex issue the humans have ever encountered. Apart from the physical destruction worldwide, there ...
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Yield Curve Control and its Implications for the US Economy

With business beginning to reopen and risk sentiment improving, the US is likely to return to a degree of normalcy ...
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Will Covid-19 hasten the death of the oil industry?

Within the past decade, the petroleum sectors' problems have finally been revealed to the general public, most notably its environmental ...
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/ Covid-19, Economics, Markets, OIl, World

Panic and the Peso: Argentina’s Debt and Currency Woes

Last Friday, Argentina missed the final deadline for a $500 million of interest payments on its sovereign debt. In response ...
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The Demise of NMC Health

A story with a scandal never seen before. Unprecedented fraud. The collapse of a multibillion company. And it all circles ...
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/ Economics

The Devastating Impact of Idle Nuclear Weapons

We've all seen apocalyptic visions of a nuclear wasteland in the near future. Yet, the impact of unused nuclear weapons ...
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/ Economics, Nuclear weapons, World

Hyperbolic Discounting: The underestimated power of behavioural economics

Here are two options: Option 1: £150 today OR Option 2: £300 tomorrow. Which option would you choose? Here a ...
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COVID-19 Promises Long-Term Damage to the UK Economy

Due to the detrimental impacts of Coronavirus on business confidence and liquidity, the Bank of England recently revitalised its Quantitative ...
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/ Covid-19, Economics, Markets, UK

JAPAN: Saving Face, Losing Money?

It's a saying [the Japanese] have, that a man has a false heart in his mouth for the world to ...
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Infection and Inflation: Covid-19 and CPI

How will the difficulties in measuring inflation during the Covid-19 pandemic affect the economy? The Consumer Price Index (or CPI) ...
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Brexit: A Very British Revolution

Due to the repercussions of the shocking 52% to 48% split in votes, in favour of the UK exiting the ...
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/ Brexit, Covid-19, Economics, UK

A War of Two Economic Superpowers

The two most powerful economies in the world -the U.S and China- have locked horns and engaged in a bitter ...
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/ Economics, Markets, World

‘After the Storm Come the Vultures’ – Justice in Times of Crisis

Justice. Freedom. Equality. Three pillars upon which we have established and nurtured the roots of civilisation. Three pillars which are ...
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/ Economics, Justice, Law, Markets, Price Gouging

COVID-19 infects the global economy

Just 3 months ago, the economic climate seemed more certain and robust than ever with Brexit finally being finalised and ...
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/ Covid-19, Economics, Markets