Category Archives: Economics

PIMCO’s Sundstrom discusses how to navigate the “recession moment”

Geraldine Sundstrom doesn’t think we’re at the end of the economic cycle yet, but she warns that “When midnight strikes, and Cinderella’s carriage turns into a big pumpkin, you’re going to have to do something.” Read More

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Where Has the Global Financial Crisis Left Us Today?

Adam Tooze considered where the global financial crisis has left us, how it has affected politics and geopolitics, and what the prospects are for the world to manage a future crisis. Read More

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A Painful Realignment: Peter Zeihan on Brexit Fallout

Geopolitical strategist Peter Zeihan expects a continued unraveling of the global order, and the United States may become its biggest source of disruption. Read More

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The Era of Big Data Capitalism

We have officially entered the era of big data capitalism, according to Viktor Mayer-Schönberger. Read More

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Sharing Global Insights and Local Expertise

London has been a global financial capital for centuries, and this week it will host the investment industry’s largest and longest-running educational gathering of investment professionals. Read More

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Mariana Mazzucato Calls for a Disruption of Value

Good policies enables healthy markets, and Mariana Mazzucato argues that an understanding of value is essential for creating good policies. Read More

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No Return: Adam Tooze on the Crises that Changed the World

The global financial crisis of 2008 set events in motion that may affect financial markets far into the future. Read More

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Where Should Investors Look in Times of Global Disruption?

Geopolitical analyst Peter Zeihan thinks that a disruption in the global status quo has been long overdue. Recent events may be proving him right. Read More

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INSEAD Professor: US to Lose Its Place as Top Spot for Venture Capital Next Year

Claudia Zeisberger expects early and late stage venture capital investments in the US will reach US$94 billion in 2019, behind an expected US$102 billion in China. Read More

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Food for Thought: An Insight into Japan’s Outlook

Japan’s nominal GDP has increased, its unemployment rate has fallen, and return on equity measures are strong — why are investors not rushing into the country? Read More

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