Posts Tagged: recession
The world's prevailing socio-political models aren't going to survive this pandemic. What's going to replace them?
Deadly, disruptive, and economically devastating as COVID-19 has proved to be, in retrospect it may turn out to have had at least this one silver lining.
Hungary’s authoritarianism, Portugal’s generosity, Italy’s call for solidarity, Germany’s tightfistedness: European responses to the crisis are all over the map.
Skyrocketing debt, Wall Street deregulation, a fraying social safety net, and a diminished dollar could soon leave the United States looking like Greece.
After years of brutal austerity, collapsing economies, widespread unemployment, and shredding of the social safety net, Italians said "basta!" Enough!
The global economy in 2011 is likely to turn even gloomier.
Don't supply and demand dictate that new immigrants will steal jobs and drive down wages for U.S. citizens? A leading immigration economist explains why not.
What does it mean for the global economy when even a city of oil-rich opulence can't escape the recession?
The Nobel laureate and critic of globalization looks at what the U.S. recession means for the world.
Even the world's top financiers are beginning to panic.