Global Economic Trouble Is Brewing, and the Trade War Is Only Part of It
A clear signal from the bond market that investors are pessimistic about the economy’s longer-term prospects.
The world is ambling into an economic morass, and it's too complex to be fixed with a mere presidential tweet.
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"The world is ambling toward an economic morass of the sort that no mere presidential tweet can fix,"
column on the current, somewhat synchronized, global slowdown -- and the signal global bond markets are now sending.
The problems facing the world economy are more complex and intractable than the immediate reaction to President Trump’s trade war de-escalation might suggest. A tactical retreat here and there won’t solve the deeper problems hanging over the world economy
“A tactical retreat here and there won’t solve the deeper problems hanging over the world economy.”
on an increasingly gloomy global economy.
“Once chaos has been unleashed into the global economic system, it can be hard to reel back in”.
"It's really about the widening schism between the world’s two largest economies — one that cannot be reversed with a concession on tariffs by the president or with some soybean purchases by the Chinese."
John Van Reenen
Global economic trouble is brewing
A very bad time to #Brexit (not that there would ever be a good time...)