Tag Archive for Global Economy

Big Problems: These Countries Are Facing Demographic Time Bombs – Money Morning

When a big economy hits the shoals, there are options.

You can take a Keynesian approach. You can take a Friedmanian approach. There are Bernankes, there are Nodas , the Austrian School, the Chicago School, expansion and contraction – however a government wants to play it, whatever the ideology, there are options and precedents for getting the economy going again.

BBC News – No plan yet for the eurozone

The panicked mood over Greece has increased the pressure on eurozone leaders, and inspired feverish talk of grand plans that might or might not be unveiled at the EU Summit at the end of this month – “if only Germany would agree”. After spending yesterday in Berlin, I can tell you the German government is…

World Bank warns developing countries over Europe

World Bank warns developing countries over Europe (via AFP) The World Bank on Tuesday warned developing countries to boost their defenses against Europe’s debt crisis, predicting years of volatility in a flailing global economy. In its semiannual report on worldwide economic conditions, the World Bank forecast the global economy would have “weak growth” of…