Tag: Economic growth

Economist Nouriel Roubini Warns of Growing Risk of Stagflationary Crisis

Economist Nouriel Roubini, known for his gloomy-yet-accurate prediction of the 2008 financial crash, warned in a recent op-ed that the global supply chain crisis combined...

National Monetisation Pipeline: Asset monetisation will have multiplier impact on economy: Amitabh Kant, NITI Aayog

The monetisation of assets, as laid out in the National Monetisation Pipeline, will have a multiplier impact on the economy and will give a push...

bonds: After volatile start to FY22, sovereign bond mart adopts wait-&-watch policy

NEW DELHI: Exactly a week ago, Indian bond traders were a slightly disgruntled bunch. The Reserve Bank of India’s Monetary Policy Committee had released a...

UK economy: How English gardens transformed the UK economy over 350 years

Sarah Green Carmichael: You’re an economic historian and the author of “England’s Magnificent Gardens: How a Billion-Dollar Industry Transformed a Nation, from Charles II to...

Covid-19 led to lower growth, disrupted production activities: Govt to Parliament

The Covid-19 pandemic has impacted the world economy including India, causing lower economic growth and disruption in production activities, Minister of state for commerce and...

A Popular Bet on Chinese Growth Is Falling Out of Favor

SYDNEY—China’s role as a key driver of the Australian dollar is being re-evaluated in global markets, helping send the currency to levels well below where traditional modeling suggests...

Dow win streak at risk ahead of tech results as China crackdown threatens rally

U.S. stock-index futures were mixed Tuesday morning ahead of quarterly results from some of the most prominent names in the technology sector, with a Chinese...

China’s Economic Growth Slows in the Second Quarter

BEIJING—China’s economic rebound slowed in the second quarter but continued to show unusual resilience more than a year after the country largely got control of...

Fed survey: US economy strong but hindered by bottlenecks

The Federal Reserve’s latest nationwide business survey has found that the economy strengthened further in late May and early June, despite supply-chain bottlenecks that led...

Opinion: If you want to fix climate change, you need to fix this flaw in conventional economic thought

BRUSSELS, Belgium (Project Syndicate)—Nowhere are the limitations of neoclassical economic thinking—the DNA of economics as it is currently taught and practiced—more apparent than in the...

The No. 1 reason workers are considering switching jobs

Many workers are ready to bounce. Some 95% of respondents in a new survey were “currently considering changing jobs,” and 92% said they would switch...

Biden’s long-term spending plans ‘are not about overheating the economy,’ says White House adviser

Top White House economic adviser Brian Deese on Wednesday defended some of the Biden administration’s long-term spending plans, characterizing the proposed outlays as not connected...

ECB to Keep Monetary Stimulus in Place

FRANKFURT—The European Central Bank upgraded its economic outlook for the eurozone but said it would keep its aggressive monetary stimulus in place, signaling a likely...

The coming productivity boom | MIT Technology Review

The last 15 years have been tough times for many Americans, but there are now encouraging signs of a turnaround. Productivity growth, a key driver...

Brazil’s Economy Bounces Back to Pre-Pandemic Levels While Covid-19 Still Rages

Brazil’s economy has returned to pre-pandemic levels, lifted by the biggest stimulus in emerging markets and a return to normal activity by many Brazilians who...

India’s Covid-19 Surge to Hamper Economic Recovery

DEHRADUN, India—India’s coronavirus surge is starting to recede, but job losses and soaring medical expenses related to Covid-19 will weigh on spending and the country’s...

FMCG stocks outlook: FMCG pack can underperform for multiple years, says Jefferies

NEW DELHI: Last one year’s relative underperformance by the FMCG pack vis-a-vis Nifty50 could just be the beginning of a multi-year trend. History has many...

India China News: India, China, South Africa fared ‘relatively better’ than other major economies in Q1 of 2021: UN

India, China and South Africa have fared “relatively better” than other major economies in imports and exports in the first quarter of this year, according...

China’s Economic Recovery Slowed in April

BEIJING—China’s economic activity grew at a slower pace in April as retail sales missed expectations, complicating the picture of a steady and balanced recovery in...

The resurgent U.S. economy grew 6.4% in first quarter and even faster growth lies ahead

The numbers: The U.S. economy charged ahead in the first three months of the year thanks to more Americans getting vaccinated, fewer people catching the...

Indian economy may clock double-digit growth in 2021: Moody’s

The second wave of COVID-19 infections presents a risk to India’s growth forecast as the reimposition of measures to curb the spread of the virus...

India, UAE and Israel’s trilateral trade could reach USD 110 bn by 2030: Top diplomats

The trilateral trade between India, Israel and the UAE can propel to a high of USD 110 billion by 2030 by tapping into their mutual...

Opinion: Stock investors are being warned that reflation doesn’t always lift the market higher

Just a week ago Goldman Sachs increased its forecasted U.S. GDP growth rate for calendar 2021 to 8%, and since then the total U.S. stock...

Infra spends, PLI projects to drive growth next fiscal: Report

Projecting next year’s growth to be a story of two halves, with the low base-effect lifting the growth engine in the first half and a...

Sitharaman has loosened the purse strings in Budget 2021: How will it fast-track India’s growth?

The coronavirus pandemic seems to be on the wane in India and vaccination is well underway. The glimmer of light that we are waiting for...