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© 2020 Relevant Protocols Inc.
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"The fear of inflation is stalking Europe again. Policy-makers are right to be relaxed."
"The fear of inflation is stalking Europe again. Policy-makers are right to be relaxed."
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"by Arindrajit Dube July 18, 2021 So far, 25 states have ended their participation in all or most of the pandemic unemployment insurance (UI) programs: 22 of these states ended them in June, and 3 in July. All of these 25 states have ended _...Read More_
"by Arindrajit Dube July 18, 2021 So far, 25 states have ended their participation in all or most of the pandemic unemployment insurance (UI) programs: 22 of these states ended them in June, and 3 in July. All of these 25 states have ended _...Read More_
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"That a shock the size of the Covid-19 pandemic would trigger distress in financial markets is far from surprising. What is surprising is how much of the distress arose in domains that could have been identified posing a potential threat to _...Read More_
"That a shock the size of the Covid-19 pandemic would trigger distress in financial markets is far from surprising. What is surprising is how much of the distress arose in domains that could have been identified posing a potential threat to _...Read More_
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>"There is little consensus on the macroeconomic impacts of sovereign debt crises, despite the regularity of such events. This column quantifies the aggregate costs of defaults _...Read More_
>"There is little consensus on the macroeconomic impacts of sovereign debt crises, despite the regularity of such events. This column quantifies the aggregate costs of defaults _...Read More_
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"Our empirical approach closely follows JST, who use a local projection model to study the effects of pandemics on the natural rate of interest. Our main contribution is that we focus instead on the impact of pandemics on trend inflation. _...Read More_
"Our empirical approach closely follows JST, who use a local projection model to study the effects of pandemics on the natural rate of interest. Our main contribution is that we focus instead on the impact of pandemics on trend inflation. _...Read More_
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"To gauge the efficacy of policies aimed at spurring growth, we must first fully understand the sources of aggregate growth. This column argues that understanding the drivers of economic growth requires paying attention not only to _...Read More_
"To gauge the efficacy of policies aimed at spurring growth, we must first fully understand the sources of aggregate growth. This column argues that understanding the drivers of economic growth requires paying attention not only to _...Read More_
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"G7 finance ministers recently committed to a global minimum tax rate for multinational enterprises. A key objective is to reduce profit shifting by large enterprises. This column uses new microdata to show how the profit-shifting response _...Read More_
"G7 finance ministers recently committed to a global minimum tax rate for multinational enterprises. A key objective is to reduce profit shifting by large enterprises. This column uses new microdata to show how the profit-shifting response _...Read More_
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"Noting that 75% of the budget was implemented in the last fiscal year, they say the budget for FY22 lacks any plan on how to bolster implementation"
"Noting that 75% of the budget was implemented in the last fiscal year, they say the budget for FY22 lacks any plan on how to bolster implementation"
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"Today we look at the cost of lost tourism, the recovery in U.S. metro areas and which British graduates earn the most money."
"Today we look at the cost of lost tourism, the recovery in U.S. metro areas and which British graduates earn the most money."
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"While economic observers have long worried about the growing dominance of Big Tech, few have apprehended the sheer scale of the problem. Today's technologies have handed exorbitant market power to dominant players across all sectors, to _...Read More_
"While economic observers have long worried about the growing dominance of Big Tech, few have apprehended the sheer scale of the problem. Today's technologies have handed exorbitant market power to dominant players across all sectors, to _...Read More_
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"In West Virginia, the governor announced he was ending extra federal pandemic jobless benefits. Soon after, the resort he owns saw an uptick in job applications."
"In West Virginia, the governor announced he was ending extra federal pandemic jobless benefits. Soon after, the resort he owns saw an uptick in job applications."
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"The profession suffers from a lack of boldness and imagination"
"The profession suffers from a lack of boldness and imagination"
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One in two people worldwide saw their earnings drop due to the coronavirus, with people in low-income countries hit particularly hard by job losses or cuts to their working hours, new research _...Read More_
One in two people worldwide saw their earnings drop due to the coronavirus, with people in low-income countries hit particularly hard by job losses or cuts to their working hours, new research _...Read More_