Posts tagged 'debt'

  • Forum Article

    Why has the US recovered more quickly than Europe?

    The global financial crisis that erupted in full force in 2008 affected Europe and the United States in a very similar… more

  • Forum Article

    Solving Ukraine's debt crisis

    Amid all of its other troubles, Ukraine cannot pay its creditors. The country needs more money, serious reform, and a… more

  • Forum Event

    What next for the US debt ceiling crisis?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    22 - 25 Jan 2014, Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Janet Yellen must wean Uncle Sam off cheap money

    Janet Yellen is a fantastic choice for Fed Chairwoman, but she faces a huge challenge. She needs to be the global… more

  • Forum Event

    How can China future-proof its public finances?

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2013

    11 - 13 Sep 2013, Dalian, People’s Republic of China

  • Forum Event

    Four key challenges for China's fiscal health

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2013

    11 - 13 Sep 2013, Dalian, People’s Republic of China

  • Forum Article

    Did taxes cause the financial crisis?

    After the financial crisis erupted in 2008, many observers blamed the crisis in large part on the fact that too many… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Has austerity failed in Europe?

    Although many European governments have announced expenditure cuts and tax hikes, their debt/GDP ratios continue to… more

  • Forum Article

    To end the eurozone crisis, bury the debt

    The Eurozone’s debt crisis is getting worse despite appearances to the contrary. Eurozone bond rate spreads have… more

  • Forum Article

    Should emerging markets fix their exchange rates?

    According to the IMF, the last decade has seen a number of countries actively managing their exchange rates (see… more

  • Forum Article

    Lessons from the Greek crisis

    A visit to Greece leaves many vivid impressions. There are, of course, the country’s rich history, abundance of… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Rebalancing the state’s balance sheet

    Michael Spence, a Nobel laureate in economics, is Professor of Economics at New York University’s Stern School of… more

  • Forum Event

    Life after austerity for the economy

    Annual Meeting 2013

    23 - 27 Jan 2013, Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Article

    How do we return to normal market conditions?

    Daniel Gros is Director of the Center for European Policy Studies. A financial crisis erupts when a large volume of… more

  • Forum Article

    Can a weaker euro make Europe stronger?

    Martin Feldstein, Professor of Economics at Harvard, was Chairman of President Ronald Reagan’s Council of… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Dollar by default - The state of the international monetary system

    The great crisis made evident the extreme vulnerability of the international monetary system. Although the epicentre of… more