Tag Archives: Exchange

High-tech, low impact: Ethiopia’s state-of-the-art commodity exchange

Print section Print Rubric:  A state-of-the-art exchange struggles with the basics Print Headline:  High-tech, low impact Print Fly Title:  The Ethiopia Commodity Exchange UK Only Article:  standard article Issue:  An insurgent in the White House Fly Title:  High-tech, low impact … Continue reading

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Free exchange: Shocks and ores

UK Only Article:  standard article Issue:  Democrat or sultan? Fly Title:  Free exchange Rubric:  Short-term gyrations in commodity prices may do more damage than long-run trends HUMANITY harbours a lingering fear that Thomas Malthus might just have been right. The … Continue reading

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Chains of argument for analysis – linking inflation figures to the exchange rate

The headline on the BBC website this afternoon is “Pound falls after surprise dip in inflation”. It is important that students taking the A2 economics papers next month are able to give current figures for the macroeconomic indicators, so they … Continue reading

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The London Metal Exchange: An unlikely suitor

IT’S not often that the Chinese are an outside bet in business these days. But not many would have expected the owner of the Hong Kong stock exchange to become the exclusive bidder in the battle to buy the London … Continue reading

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