Thursday, October 29, 2020

Rival banks must work together to tackle climate change – World Economic Forum

Rival banks must work together to tackle climate change  World Economic ForumLenders are collaborating to cut emissions in shipping. Now they must turn to other sectors.

‘Slowbalization’: Is the Slowing Global Economy a Boon or Bane? – LobeLog

'Slowbalization': Is the Slowing Global Economy a Boon or Bane?  LobeLogby John Feffer. A group of Italians started the Slow Food movement back in the 1980s. Stay away from fast-food restaurants, they urged: eat local,...

AI set to add potential $15.7 trillion to global economy – Consulting.us

AI set to add potential $15.7 trillion to global economy  Consulting.usGlobal GDP could be 14% higher in 2030 because of accelerating artificial development and take-up – adding a potential $15.7 trillion. Of this, $6.

US Consumers Are Continuing to Spend, Latest Figures Show – TIME

US Consumers Are Continuing to Spend, Latest Figures Show  TIME(WASHINGTON) — U.S. consumer spending grew 0.6% in July, a healthy gain that suggests American shoppers are largely ignoring concerns about trade ...

Australia Has Fallen Victim to the U.S.-China Trade War—Is The Global Economy Next? –...

Australia Has Fallen Victim to the U.S.-China Trade War—Is The Global Economy Next?  The National Interest OnlineWhat will be the consequences of Trump's trade war?

Professional investor Steve Eisman shares his views on the global economy – Hargreaves Lansdown

Professional investor Steve Eisman shares his views on the global economy  Hargreaves LansdownWilling to go against the herd, Steve Eisman became famous for making money amid the financial crisis.

Second US rate cut raises anxiousness in Korean markets over global economy – Pulse...

Second US rate cut raises anxiousness in Korean markets over global economy  Pulse NewsThe second cut in U.S. interest rates further bolstered the rationale for a synchronized action from the Korean central bank when it...

As global economic picture dims, solutions seem out of reach – Associated Press

As global economic picture dims, solutions seem out of reach  Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — As global leaders gather on two continents to take account of a darkening economic outlook, this is the picture they face:...

Global economy can be “man-fixed.”: Lagarde urges policymakers to resolve manmade economic threats –...

Global economy can be "man-fixed.": Lagarde urges policymakers to resolve manmade economic threats  RTL TodayAccustomed to being the first woman in influential leadership positions and speaking frankly to men in power, Christine Lagarde says manmade...

Weil lawyers consider what’s next for the global economy – Legal Cheek

Weil lawyers consider what's next for the global economy  Legal CheekFirm that acted for Lehman Brothers in 2008 looks back over last decade and forecasts what may be around the corner. Four lawyers from across...

Why a global recession isn’t inevitable – World Economic Forum

Why a global recession isn't inevitable  World Economic ForumThe warning signs are flashing over a new global downturn - and our power to respond is still weakened from the 2008 crash. But with a globally...

More rate cuts won’t save the economy – in fact they’re making it worse...

More rate cuts won't save the economy – in fact they're making it worse  Financial NewsExtremely low rates may lead to slower growth by increasing market concentration and thus weakening firms' incentive to boost productivity.

My Say: The world economy is slowing: How bad will it be for Asia?...

My Say: The world economy is slowing: How bad will it be for Asia?  The Edge Markets MYIn a global economy that is in constant flux, no one can be certain of where it is...

Beto O’Rourke: I’m Afraid Trump Is Driving Global Economy Into Recession – RealClearPolitics

Beto O'Rourke: I'm Afraid Trump Is Driving Global Economy Into Recession  RealClearPoliticsIn an interview on Sunday's "Meet the Press," presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke warned that President Trump's trade war with China is hurting Americans ...

Study: Fixing gender funding gap would boost global economy – KSHB

Study: Fixing gender funding gap would boost global economy  KSHBNew research by the Boston Consulting Group suggests that closing the gender funding gap for entrepreneurs could pay off big time for the global economy.

China Will Rein in Hong Kong Through Its Economy – The National Interest Online

China Will Rein in Hong Kong Through Its Economy  The National Interest OnlineHong Kong may remain a busy business city but its self-proclaimed future as “Asia's Global City” seems bleak.

Germany Shows Signs of Recession – Is the Global Economy Next? – The Real...

Germany Shows Signs of Recession - Is the Global Economy Next?  The Real News NetworkHeiner Flassbeck argues that the China-US trade war is not having as much of an impact on the global economy as...

What’s Ahead for the Economy? – Tufts Now

What's Ahead for the Economy?  Tufts NowThere is no shortage of menacing headlines on the economy these days. Whether you are following the gyrations of U.S. stock market, the impact of interest rate ...

Global Economy In The “Roaring Twenties” – CEOWORLD magazine

Global Economy In The "Roaring Twenties"  CEOWORLD magazineIn just a few months, the calendar turns into a new decade. Whether the “Roaring Twenties” will be repeated, is a good question. But what's certain is that...

The Gloves Are Off: The U.S.-China Trade War Is Coming for Big Business –...

The Gloves Are Off: The U.S.-China Trade War Is Coming for Big Business  The National Interest OnlineThe global business world is now being reconfigured by a decoupling between its two largest economies—the United States and...