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A focused study group for the discussion of economics and economic policy.
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© 2020 Relevant Protocols Inc.
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"The absence of an identifiable large scale employer leads to the conclusion that the call for building large-scale workforce housing is driven not by the need for large-scale workforce housing, but by the desire of realtors and developers _...Read More_
"The absence of an identifiable large scale employer leads to the conclusion that the call for building large-scale workforce housing is driven not by the need for large-scale workforce housing, but by the desire of realtors and developers _...Read More_
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>"COVID-19 has had large impacts on global production and international trade. The column uses quarterly aggregate-level data on foreign affiliates of Japanese multinational corporations to show that multinational production and supply _...Read More_
>"COVID-19 has had large impacts on global production and international trade. The column uses quarterly aggregate-level data on foreign affiliates of Japanese multinational corporations to show that multinational production and supply _...Read More_
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"Firms may face bottlenecks forcing them to cut activity and adjust prices when monetary tightening financially constrains their business partners. This column focuses on firms producing intermediate goods in the US to show how monetary _...Read More_
"Firms may face bottlenecks forcing them to cut activity and adjust prices when monetary tightening financially constrains their business partners. This column focuses on firms producing intermediate goods in the US to show how monetary _...Read More_
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"The recent wave of financial innovation related to digitalisation has the potential to change the landscape of financial service providers quite dramatically, creating the need for a flexible regulatory framework that can accommodate these _...Read More_
"The recent wave of financial innovation related to digitalisation has the potential to change the landscape of financial service providers quite dramatically, creating the need for a flexible regulatory framework that can accommodate these _...Read More_
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"Research on house price cycles and their interactions with the economy has mushroomed since the Global Financial Crisis. This column draws five lessons from a recent literature survey. It argues that conventional theories of house price _...Read More_
"Research on house price cycles and their interactions with the economy has mushroomed since the Global Financial Crisis. This column draws five lessons from a recent literature survey. It argues that conventional theories of house price _...Read More_
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>"The most vulnerable people will bear the cost of sanctions, as services and the economy collapse"
>"The most vulnerable people will bear the cost of sanctions, as services and the economy collapse"
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"Ministers promise transparency and oversight for cash card programme to support 500,000 vulnerable families."
"Ministers promise transparency and oversight for cash card programme to support 500,000 vulnerable families."
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>"As long as the World Bank's International Development Association can be an important source of recovery funds for the poorest economies, those resources must be used effectively. This will require closing the IDA's Private Sector _...Read More_
>"As long as the World Bank's International Development Association can be an important source of recovery funds for the poorest economies, those resources must be used effectively. This will require closing the IDA's Private Sector _...Read More_
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"Research shapes policy. But what we choose to study is subjective. This column uses a global survey of almost 10,000 academic economists to find their opinions on what economic research should look like. Many economists think that economic _...Read More_
"Research shapes policy. But what we choose to study is subjective. This column uses a global survey of almost 10,000 academic economists to find their opinions on what economic research should look like. Many economists think that economic _...Read More_
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"Inflation in the euro area has been well below the ECB’s target since 2013. This column proposes institutionalising nominal wage setting within the economic governance of the euro area to bring inflation on target. Such a policy would also _...Read More_
"Inflation in the euro area has been well below the ECB’s target since 2013. This column proposes institutionalising nominal wage setting within the economic governance of the euro area to bring inflation on target. Such a policy would also _...Read More_
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"In the aftermath of the 2007–09 financial crisis, central banks have sought to stimulate the economy through new policies aimed at revamping credit and housing markets. This column examines the effects of the Bank of England’s Funding for _...Read More_
"In the aftermath of the 2007–09 financial crisis, central banks have sought to stimulate the economy through new policies aimed at revamping credit and housing markets. This column examines the effects of the Bank of England’s Funding for _...Read More_
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"The call for stricter climate change policies is gaining momentum in many countries. But despite rising public awareness, there could be political obstacles to adopting the measures needed to combat climate change. This column argues that _...Read More_
"The call for stricter climate change policies is gaining momentum in many countries. But despite rising public awareness, there could be political obstacles to adopting the measures needed to combat climate change. This column argues that _...Read More_
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>"Afghans forced to sell possessions on streets of Mazar-e-Sharif as fragile economy buckles under _...Read More_
>"Afghans forced to sell possessions on streets of Mazar-e-Sharif as fragile economy buckles under _...Read More_