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Global inflation: Low for longer

UK Only Article:  standard article Issue:  Brazil’s fall Fly Title:  Global inflation Rubric:  Inklings of inflation in the rich world are outweighed by downward pressure on prices elsewhere Main image:  20160102_FND001_0.jpg EVER since the financial crisis of 2008, forecasters have … Continue reading

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Global inflation: Low and behold

UK Only Article:  standard article Issue:  Brazil’s fall Fly Title:  Global inflation Rubric:  Another year of low prices will create strains in the world economy ECONOMISTS don’t forecast because they know, said J.K. Galbraith; they forecast because they’re asked. A … Continue reading

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Global growth: Shock and awesome

PAUL MURPHY posts an interesting chart from Capital Economics, showing a divergence between the prices of equities and commodities: Enlarge Mr Murphy comments:The moves are logical. Stocks are up because of rampant QE, which is squeezing investor flows out of … Continue reading

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The global economy: Welcome to the post-BRIC world

DECLARING an end to the BRIC era might seem the height of foolishness. Last year Brazil, China, India, and Russia accounted for a quarter of global output, a figure that is forecast to rise to about one-third by the end … Continue reading

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