Tagged With Economics

Here are one bank's 10 'outrageous' predictions that could shake markets in 2020


"Byrd droppings" and bipartisan bills: Why economists wait for the data that will reveal the effectiveness of Opportunity Zones


Parents choosing high schools for their kids place more value on the students already enrolled than on the school's effectiveness, according to a study by MIT economist Parag Pathak



Canice Prendergast, an economist who helped modernise Feeding America's distribution system, stays focused on impediments to getting food to the right people


Emily Oster’s books provide insights on pregnancy and raising children — through the lens of an economist


2 reasons to pay attention to this year's Nobel Prize in economics: One of the honorees is only the 2nd woman ever to win it, and the team's work focuses on helping the world's poorest people



The Trumponomics experiment is failing before our eyes


Treasurer Josh Frydenberg is 'optimistic' soaring house prices will get the Australian economy roaring again, but experts aren't sold


World-famous economist Thomas Piketty has released a new 1,200-page guide to abolishing billionaires and reforming capitalism


Walmart is cautiously rolling out its own gun control, and it's a sign of how major companies are starting to value more than just profits


UBS says Trump's trade war is pushing the world into recession like a 'frog getting boiled' — and the bank slashed its global growth forecasts


Jamaica's economy is grooving again and its central bank celebrated with a reggae video about inflation



Trump's Treasury said it was 'deeply disappointed' in China in a report dishing out economic advice to 9 trading partners


Nielsen's CEO says asking for citizenship status on the 2020 census will hurt the economy


The recession in German manufacturing is worse than we thought


The Australian dollar is on the charge as markets pare RBA rate cut bets



Thousands of female economists say they have been sexually assaulted or discriminated against by colleagues


$20 billion alternative investor shares his favourite long-term themes


Apple should give the iPhone XS and iPhone XR a permanent price cut


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's 70% tax on the super-rich is more popular than Trump's tax cuts, new poll shows