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....But is there any chance Trump might be right? And if he is, to what extent will his policies be responsible, and will faster growth entail grave long-term costs to the environment and income inequality? The stock market may care only about the growth rate, but most Americans should be very concerned about how growth is achieved. Trump’s forecast for the US’s overall economic growth rate is hardly wild-eyed. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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Donald Trump's 3% growth plan is only for the 1% | Kenneth Rogoff image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 11th of September 2017 01:09:01 PM
....But is there any chance Trump might be right? And if he is, to what extent will his policies be responsible, and will faster growth entail grave long-term costs to the environment and income inequality? The stock market may care only about the growth rate, but most Americans should be very concerned about how growth is achieved. Trump’s forecast for the US’s overall economic growth rate is hardly wild-eyed. ...
How about a little accountability for economists when they mess up? | Dean Baker image
.... This is not the first time that I had a problem with making arguments that were too simple. Back at the time of the debate over President George W Bush’s social security privatization plan, I pointed out that his administration’s assumed rates of return in the stock market were impossible given the current price-to-earnings (P/E) ratios in the market and the economic growth rates assumed by the social security trustees. ...
Don't want to work until you are 70? You will have to, says WEF image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 26th of May 2017 06:07:32 AM
.... According to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, a target of 70% of pre-retirement income roughly equates to an unchanged standard of living because once people retire they save less and pay less tax. The WEF said the funding gap would continue to grow at a rate higher than the expected economic growth rate, often 4% to 5% a year, driven in part by the effects of an ageing population: a growing population of retirees who are expected to live longer in retirement. ...
China's credit rating downgraded amid fears over slowing economy image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 24th of May 2017 12:48:29 PM
....Moody’s expects government debt to rise to 40% of GDP by the end of 2018, and to 45% by 2020. Luc Froehlich, head of investment directing for Asian fixed income at Fidelity International, said China was facing a number of issues: “The downgrade is yet another sign of the challenges faced by China, which is juggling rising leverage, declining economic growth rates and ongoing structural reforms. ...
Eurozone inflation picks up to 1.9% image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 28th of April 2017 10:13:23 AM
...." . Separate figures from France showed that the country's economic growth rate slowed in the first three months of the year. ...
Australian GDP: economy shrinks by 0.5% in September quarter image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 7th of December 2016 02:00:59 AM
....If it contracts again in the December quarter, Australia will be in a technical recession – ending 25 years of economic growth. Australia’s annual economic growth rate has now dropped from 3. ...
Brussels steel summit fails to find answer to oversupply problem image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 18th of April 2016 06:50:48 PM
....Although the remarks are not official policy, they are seen as an indication of the mood among China’s ruling class. But in a tacit acknowledgement that China is producing too much steel, as economic growth rate falters, Beijing promised in February to cut production by 100m-150m tonnes and lay off half a million steelworkers over the next five years. ...
Volkswagen's sales suffer in Europe as rivals race ahead image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 15th of December 2015 08:25:40 AM
.... . The country posted the fastest average economic growth rate in the EU in the first three quarters at 7pc. ...
Pomp, pageantry and pounds for China's first state visit in a decade image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 18th of October 2015 06:00:39 AM
.... . This huge undertaking has endured several setbacks, including an economic growth rate that has waned from double digits to less than 7pc, and an alarming plummet in the Shanghai and Shenzhen stock markets as highly-leveraged retail investors lost faith in the state-supported bull run. ...
China markets volatile after holiday image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 7th of September 2015 12:49:08 AM
VIDEO: Democracy 'one of India's greatest strengths' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 27th of August 2015 04:02:26 AM
....But one potential bright spot is India. Its economic growth rate has overtaken China, and the International Monetary Fund predicts it could soon be the world's third largest economy. ...
A slowdown in China’s high-speed economy may be a boost for Britain image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 9th of August 2015 07:22:08 PM
.... Twenty years ago the Chinese economy was generating just half a trillion dollars in GDP – a fraction of its current size. The economic growth rate in China during the 1990s and the first decade of the 21st century averaged over 10pc a year. ...
Lost jobs? Deficits? Not so fast – trade agreements are still a roll of the dice image
.... Firstly, it covers the experience of only about two years: an absurdly short time frame. Secondly, economic growth rates in South Korea peaked in 2010, the year the free trade pact was negotiated and all those rosy forecasts about US exports were drawn up. ...
Source : Reuters [Read Article] Friday 12th of June 2015 09:06:11 AM
. LONDON - Britain's economic growth rate was stronger than previously estimated last year and in early 2015, the country's statistics office said as it announced revisions to the way it measures the construction sector. ...
Source : Reuters [Read Article] Thursday 4th of June 2015 11:04:50 AM
....Investors do not expect the BoE to raise rates until 2016 -- seven years after it cut them to steer Britain through the financial crisis -- in large part because of the plunge in oil prices which took Britain's inflation rate below zero in April. The likelihood of the Bank keeping rates on hold throughout 2015 grew further after Britain's quarterly economic growth rate halved to 0. ...
GDP grows to 2.3% but economists predict rise in unemployment image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 3rd of June 2015 08:31:04 AM
....The Australian dollar surged after the news, jumping past the 78 US cents mark. While the quarterly figures were stronger than expected, Australia’s annual economic growth rate remains weak, AMP Capital Investors chief economist Shane Oliver said. ...
China’s stock market bubble shows no sign of bursting yet image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 23rd of May 2015 02:59:11 PM
.... Despite all this, between 2011 and 2014, the Chinese stock market sat at home like Cinderella while everyone else enjoyed the ball. Shanghai’s paltry valuation was one of the great mysteries of global stock markets when set against China’s economic growth rate. ...
UK markets turn volatile as poll nears image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Monday 4th of May 2015 12:01:00 AM
....”Meanwhile, the value of the pound fell against the dollar on consecutive days last week as financial markets braced themselves for a potentially drawn out period of uncertainty following a General Election result that is likely to be unclear. Last week’s GDP figures showed Britain’s economic growth rate slowed to 0. ...
Sterling slides as manufacturing slows image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 1st of May 2015 09:14:40 AM
....Companies said the strength of the pound against the euro was affecting competitiveness in the eurozone. The Markit survey follows the release of official figures on Tuesday that showed the UK's economic growth rate halved to 0. ...
Source : Independent [Read Article] Saturday 7th of March 2015 12:01:32 AM
....Has it found its nerve, 50 years on?  Mr Cridland, who carved up a giant Greggs birthday cake with staff on Thursday morning, would say so. The financial crisis toughened up most businesses, and Britain’s economic growth rate is one that other nations want to catch. ...
'New Scottish brand' needed to boost exports, says N-56 report image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 23rd of February 2015 07:22:07 AM
....The report gave examples of other countries which have used consistent branding to boost tourism, inward investment and business-to-business sales - including New Zealand, Finland and Singapore. Graeme Blackett of economic consultancy BiGGAR Economics, which compiled the report, said: "A renewed focus on increasing exports will allow Scotland to close the trade gap with other wealthy economies, boosting productivity and achieving their economic growth rates. ...
UK inflation rate falls to record low of 0.3% in January image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 17th of February 2015 09:30:33 AM
....The Liberal Democrat MP said: "These figures. go alongside the UK having the best economic growth in Europe, one of the best economic growth rates in the world, job creation off the back of very hard work by millions of people and businesses around this country, and low inflation, and that is a good mix for the country right now. ...
Asian shares higher on China's growth data  image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of January 2015 03:23:50 AM
. Asian shares mostly rose after China's annual economic growth rate came in above market expectations and on speculation the European Central Bank may launch a major stimulus programme. ...
Lighten up – pay is rising faster than prices at last image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 28th of December 2014 06:30:30 PM
.... Over recent years, the Chinese economy has slowed markedly, but in fact only in line with what you would have expected, given China’s stage of development. In 2014, the economic growth rate fell only marginally. ...
US Federal Reserve 'patient' over rate rises image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 18th of December 2014 07:41:49 AM
....The US economy has been growing strongly with unemployment falling, conditions that would normally lead to higher inflation and an increase in the cost of borrowing. However, shrinking economic growth rates in developing countries, most importantly in China, and political instability in Russia and the Middle East have undermined confidence that this growth can persist. ...
Autumn Statement: UK finances are STILL under pressure image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Thursday 4th of December 2014 11:18:00 AM
....His autumn statement yesterday showed that while the country is growing at a pace that Germany and France can only dream of, the public finances remain under enormous pressure. At 3 per cent, this year’s economic growth rate is better than expected and it has resulted in a sharp drop in unemployment. ...
George Osborne is not the great Chancellor that he thinks he is image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 4th of December 2014 06:10:19 AM
.... However, in each case their term in office coincided with economic disaster. This has not happened – at least not yet – under Mr Osborne, who was able to boast yesterday that Britain’s economic growth rate is among the highest of any advanced economy in the world. ...
Australia’s annual economic growth rate slips below 3% image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 3rd of December 2014 02:18:52 AM
Numbers out of work to drop to six-year low image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 9th of November 2014 12:00:00 AM
....”. IHS chief European and UK economist Howard Archer warned that the pace of the fall in unemployment will start to slow, due to Britain’s faltering economic growth rate, the labour pool expanding and improvements in corporate productivity. ...
Is it time for central bankers to unwind their policies? image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 3rd of October 2014 06:41:44 PM
.... . While many suggest interest rates might need to be much lower than in the past, there is a lot of evidence they should be close to the sustainable real economic growth rate adjusted for inflation, when the economy is at full employment. ...
Russia slowdown helps push Aeroflot into the red image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 28th of August 2014 09:02:29 AM
.... . “Slower economic growth rates in Russia, combined with significant one-off factors, had a negative effect on the group’s financial results in the first half of 2014," the company said on Thursday. ...
China's economic growth picks up image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 16th of July 2014 02:31:14 AM
...."The result is very good and shows the economy has recovered very well in the second quarter," said Dariusz Kowalczyk, a senior economist with Credit Agricole in Hong Kong. After years of robust expansion, China's economic growth rate has slowed in recent times, in part due to a decline in demand for its exports from key markets. ...
Scoring the winner at the World Cup: As the nations prepare for battle on the pitch, discover some top tips on the global investment hotspots image
....No country from the continent has ever won the World Cup ,and even though the chances still look pretty slim this time around the region is full of potential – and that's exactly how many investors viewit. Africa has successfully weathered internal and external shocks and is poised to achieve healthy economic growth rates, according to the annual African Economic Outlook report, produced by groups including the African Development Bank. ...
Ben Chu: We need to remember that there is more to 'capital' than asset values image
.... Piketty's new formula, which has generated such controversy, is beguilingly simple. He argues that history suggests the financial rate of return on financial assets will tend to be higher than the economic growth rate, ultimately leading to greater accumulation of riches in the hands of the already wealthy and, thus, ever higher inequality. ...
Africa needs our help to become a powerhouse   image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 5th of April 2014 07:30:09 PM
.... As many as 500m Africans don’t have access to modern energy and it’s holding back their economic potential. Sustained, large-scale investment in power generation is critical if African countries are to go on delivering impressive economic growth rates while creating better lives for people. ...

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