Bank of England hikes interest rates again as it struggles to tame inflation
Inflation remains the central bank’s main concern as it signals that it still has work to do.
Crisis, what crisis? Fed tightens despite banking stress
The banking crisis is a sign that tighter policy is biting and in our view will tame inflation once the lagged effects have been allowed to come thro…
What Italy’s Po drought told us about the impacts of climate change
On World Water Day our environmental economist shares her reflections on the drying up of the river Po last summer – and the global economic implicat…
A snapshot of the global economy in March 2023
We assess the implications of China’s re-opening as Covid restrictions are relaxed and examine the climate impact of America’s green technology drive.