The challenge posed by Beijing will be a looming issue as the European Union chief visits Washington this week.
During four days on the road driving to and from New Orleans, in addition to Matt Walsh, Michael Knowles, and other conservative podcasts, we listened to a Matt Graves podcast entitled “Le Monstre,” about a Belgian psychopath who kidnappe
A Permanent Wartime Economy Authored by Jeff Deist via The Mises Institute, “Governments create money all the time. We do that for war.” This is the argument for more money printing, and perhaps unlimited money printing, recently advanced by Professor Mariana Mazzucato on prime-time BBC. “This whole notion that you run government like you run a household is a complete myth” Economist Prof Mariana Mazzucato tells #Newsnight Government’s should address social issues through...
In the rapidly growing creator economy space, even the creators themselves struggle to price their wares. U.S. advertisers are anticipated to spend over $6 billion on influencer marketing this year, per Insider Intelligence. But creators still aren't sure how big a piece to claim from this pie, a new report from social media management platform
Marketing budgets are the first to get slashed when the market tightens, but that creates less competition for attention.
A host of new red signs are popping up for the South Korean economy, which is bad news for policymakers already struggling to tame high inflation and tackle the economic slowdown. There are three worrisome developments. First, the country posted a record current account deficit in January. Second, the Korean currency is losing its value against the US dollar at a rapid clip. Third, investors are worried about the ripple impact from the collapse of the San Francisco-based Silicon Valley Bank,...
Editor's Notes: A green and low-carbon economy and society are crucial to China's high-quality development. To reach the carbon peak in 2030 and carbon neutral in 2060, China is transitioning to a model of green development. What are the challenges confronting
The central bank says that it will take some time before the effects of inflation are fully felt in the economy.
We are in a looming financial crisis, even if we don’t want to see it. Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) was, according to Moody’s, worthy of an investment-grade rating as of March 8, 2023. S&P Global Ratings similarly held a high opinion of SVB. Two days later, SVB was shut down; immediately, Moody’s dropped SVB into junk territory. So did S&P Global Ratings. Within days, Signature Bank -- with Barney Frank, co-sponsor of the famed and much-ballyhooed Dodd-Frank Act, on the board -- went belly up. ...
A number of rail operators are launching new sleeper train services across the continent.
We are in a looming financial crisis, even if we don’t want to see it. Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) was, according to Moody’s, worthy of an investment-grade rating as of March 8, 2023. S&
New figures show the cost of full-time childcare has reached £15,000, which could be pushing thousands more women out of the workforce.