Alessia Berardi is a Senior Economist.
What is in store for the Japanese economy in 2017? We believe that sounder domestic fundamentals and support from a weaker yen should improve the Japanese outlook. 1,065 more words
1. Brexit – It’s Starting to Get Real
Late last week news broke that UK Prime Minister Theresa May will outline her Brexit strategy in a speech at Lancaster House in London on Tuesday January 17th. 1,013 more words
1. Euro-area Inflation
There was either good or bad news on Euro-area inflation last week, depending on whether you were ECB President Mario Draghi or Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann. 1,049 more words
One of the things I appreciate about markets is how new ideas are discovered for products and services, ways of living, and rules of interaction. An idea has to survive market tests, like how well it appeals to people, and how much it costs to acquire it. 330 more words