Monthly Archives: March 2014

Gold: In a fix, Mr Bond

Issue:  Kidnapped by the Kremlin Fly Title:  Gold Rubric:  New concerns surround the way the world gold price is set Main image:  James Bond cleans up the gold market COMMODITY prices are not just for buyers and sellers of the … Continue reading

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Commodity indices

UK Only Article:  standard article Issue:  How science goes wrong Main image:  20131019_INC576.png The Economist’s all-items index of commodities has fallen by 25% since early 2011, signalling an end to the boom in non-energy commodity prices. The metals index has … Continue reading

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Focus: Commodity indices

THE Economist’s all-items index of commodities has fallen by 25% since early 2011, signalling an end to the boom in non-energy commodity prices. See chart here. View full post on Commodity Markets

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Quiz on the Index of Economic Complexity

The Atlas of Economic Complexity is a new book (perfect for the coffee table) from Richard Hausmann and Cesar Hidalgo. It maps out the degree of complexity of individual economies around the world and provides a hugely visual and interesting insight … Continue reading

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