From the US to Ukraine, the Gaza war will change the world
Conflict in the Middle East is bad news for liberals and helpful for Putin and Trump
Gideon Rachman FT 6 November 2023
If the US Has a Goal in Ukraine or Israel, What the Hell Is It?
Joe Biden’s weak polling numbers spark alarm among Democrats
Biden’s swing-state slip and the unpredictability of the Israel-Hamas conflict set the stage for 2024.
John Authers Blooomberg 7 november 2023
A Trump win would change the world
Were he to return to the White House, the implications for the US, its allies and the global economy are sure to be profound
Donald Trump looks terrifyingly electable
My question is why so many economists got the inflation outlook so wrong.
Unemployment is still near a 50-year low
Trying to get the overall level of prices back to what it was before an inflationary shock, as opposed to stabilizing them, is almost always a bad idea.
Winston Churchill tried that after World War I; the result was that Britain went through a lost decade of high unemployment
The bottom line is that disinflation is real — indeed, spectacular.
Paul Krugman 7 November 2023
Inflation is dying and bonds are a screaming buy
When the next global recession hits in earnest, central banks will have to again slash rates, Ambrose