Over the last 20 years, the growing global economy has allowed manufacturers to enter new markets to serve an increasingly global customer base while also shortening supply chains and reducing cost structures.
Finance, Treasury, Investments & Capital Markets, Global Economy, Money & Finance, Government Finance
In a recently published paper I took stock of what might constitute a viable, integrated capital market in Europe. This follows the European Commission’s recently proposed “capital markets union” (CMU).
Global Economy, Economic Environment, Regional Economic Integration, Money & Finance, Government Finance
The tentative agreement reached over the weekend to consider a third assistance program to Greece is ambitious. Much will have to fall into place for it not only to hold, but also to deliver true relief.
Six years past the trough of the Great Recession, it feels to many as if the aura of crisis still haunts the global economic landscape. China’s slowdown, thankfully not a hard landing, has been more protracted than many expected.