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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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"Global population ageing will lead to a trend reversal, with saving rates falling, real wages increasing, and greater inflationary pressures. The change in China’s _...Read More_
"Global population ageing will lead to a trend reversal, with saving rates falling, real wages increasing, and greater inflationary pressures. The change in China’s _...Read More_
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"Take the case of health care, which now composes 10 percent of the GDP of the world’s developed nations and may become the world’s single biggest industry as an aging population requires more medical services. Huawei will provide users _...Read More_
"Take the case of health care, which now composes 10 percent of the GDP of the world’s developed nations and may become the world’s single biggest industry as an aging population requires more medical services. Huawei will provide users _...Read More_
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"In the same vein, the aftermath of the Covid crisis could be much more government intervention. The intellectual groundwork for a government financial splurge was laid by a once-fringe economic school of thought known as modern monetary _...Read More_
"In the same vein, the aftermath of the Covid crisis could be much more government intervention. The intellectual groundwork for a government financial splurge was laid by a once-fringe economic school of thought known as modern monetary _...Read More_
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"Oil extended losses in Asia on a stronger dollar and a still-surging coronavirus after slumping the most in almost four _...Read More_
"Oil extended losses in Asia on a stronger dollar and a still-surging coronavirus after slumping the most in almost four _...Read More_
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This is a strong piece on the economic debate around fiscal policy and public debt, and why that debate has markedly shifted in the last decade or so.
This is a strong piece on the economic debate around fiscal policy and public debt, and why that debate has markedly shifted in the last decade or so.
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"Large companies and the very rich made a killing last year, while the U.S. wealth gap became wider than ever"
"Large companies and the very rich made a killing last year, while the U.S. wealth gap became wider than ever"
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"If where you live isn’t truly your home, and you have the resources to make a change, it could do wonders for your happiness."
"If where you live isn’t truly your home, and you have the resources to make a change, it could do wonders for your happiness."
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"Officials pushed factories to reopen the same way they forced the country to shut down. In one small town, it led to a chili-sauce-fueled revival."
"Officials pushed factories to reopen the same way they forced the country to shut down. In one small town, it led to a chili-sauce-fueled revival."
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>"The pandemic has ushered more robots into factories, warehouses and back offices. They are here to stay"
>"The pandemic has ushered more robots into factories, warehouses and back offices. They are here to stay"
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[https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/2021-01-18/china-gdp-scaling-back-stimulus-is-a-mistake?srnd=new-economy-forum&utm_source=url_link](https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/2021-01-18/china-gdp-scaling-back-stimulus-is-a-mistake?srnd=new-economy-forum&utm_source=url_link)
[https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/2021-01-18/china-gdp-scaling-back-stimulus-is-a-mistake?srnd=new-economy-forum&utm_source=url_link](https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/2021-01-18/china-gdp-scaling-back-stimulus-is-a-mistake?srnd=new-economy-forum&utm_source=url_link)
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“Inventory restocking and a strong recovery in capital goods spending are supporting industrial production,” said FedEx Corp.”
“Inventory restocking and a strong recovery in capital goods spending are supporting industrial production,” said FedEx Corp.”
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Norway wants to lead on climate change. But first it must face its legacy of oil and gas.
Norway wants to lead on climate change. But first it must face its legacy of oil and gas.
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"A surge in state investments has helped lift the Chinese economy from the effects of Covid-19 but likely has worsened one of _...Read More_
"A surge in state investments has helped lift the Chinese economy from the effects of Covid-19 but likely has worsened one of _...Read More_
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"The incoming Biden administration is sorting its approach to the economy into two stages: rescue and recovery. This is the “rescue” part of the equation, meant to address the immediate crisis. The details on the recovery plank are still to _...Read More_
"The incoming Biden administration is sorting its approach to the economy into two stages: rescue and recovery. This is the “rescue” part of the equation, meant to address the immediate crisis. The details on the recovery plank are still to _...Read More_
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"Emerging from the pandemic larger than when it started is a capstone to a dramatic year for the world’s second-largest economy, which began 2020 with a historic first-quarter slump when the coronavirus lockdowns brought most activity to a _...Read More_
"Emerging from the pandemic larger than when it started is a capstone to a dramatic year for the world’s second-largest economy, which began 2020 with a historic first-quarter slump when the coronavirus lockdowns brought most activity to a _...Read More_