Topic : Finance

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    How your bank deposits are kept safe

    The world is in turmoil - climate change is wreaking havoc across the continents and an Arctic… more

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    How economic models can be improved

    The recent financial crisis of 2007-09 (the so-called ‘Great Recession’) uncovered the difficulties… more

  • Picture illustration taken in Beijing shows Chinese 100 yuan banknotes Forum Article

    How China is rebalancing its economy

    In economic policy, as in most other areas, actions speak louder than words. By cutting its benchmark… more

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    Why Europe needs Germany’s help

    Germany’s stance toward Europe has become one of rejection and disengagement. Its policymakers deny… more

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    How to manage healthcare budgets

    At the recent “New Directions in Governance” meeting it was suggested that future meetings should… more

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    A beginner’s guide to quantitative easing

    We're just about to head into the eighth year of massive, worldwide "quantitative easing," or QE, and there… more

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    Measuring risk in Europe’s banking stress test

    In November 2014, the ECB published its asset quality review (AQR) and comprehensive… more

  • regulatefinance Forum Article

    Where are emerging market multinationals investing?

    Emerging market multinationals (EMMs) have become increasingly salient players in… more

  • g20 Forum Article

    Does independence make countries wealthier?

    Secession is in fashion. After decades of strict enforcement during the cold… more

  • A man walks past buildings at the central business district of Singapore Forum Article

    Should bank regulators change their focus?

    At a closed-door conference attended by senior bankers, regulators, and some academics, Federal Reserve… more

  • The word “Bankruptcy” is painted on the side of a building in Detroit, Michigan Forum Article

    What is the cost of recovery in Detroit?

    Earlier this month, we learned that the biggest municipal bankruptcy in history would also be among… more

  • Workers are pictured beneath clocks displaying time zones in various parts of the world at an outsourcing centre in Bangalore Forum Article

    How currency trading works

    Fama (1984) found a positive covariance between interest differentials and currency appreciation against… more

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    Why we need to maintain growth while tackling inequality

    Concerns about inequality are at the forefront of many policy debates today. From speeches by US President… more

  • A man walks past buildings at the central business district of Singapore Forum Article

    The risks and rewards of demergers

    For the global mergers and acquisitions market, 2014 has been a year of strong recovery. According… more

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    What your credit score tells you about your health

    A credit score doesn't just reduce a person's entire financial history down to a single number and somehow… more

  • A man walks past buildings at the central business district of Singapore Forum Article

    3 priorities for central bankers

    The world’s central bankers are certainly in the news these days. Not a week goes by without the Fed, the… more

  • A man walks past buildings at the central business district of Singapore Forum Article

    How should top earners be taxed?

    Recently, public and scientific attention has been drawn to the increasing share of… more

  • g20 Forum Article

    4 strategies for achieving the G20’s growth aims

    G20 Leaders concluded their summit over the weekend in Brisbane, Australia. G20 summits represent the… more