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Important climate finance issues at COP28

The world is faced with not only the existential threat of climate change crisis, but the impact it is producing in terms of creating a situation of polycrisis, which requires…

A capitalist supernova?

Excerpted: ‘Are We Heading Towards a Capitalist Supernova?’. Global debt – of households, private firms and governments – reached a staggering $305tn (254tn GBP) in 2021, up from $83tn in…

Coronavirus and global financial crisis

From the start of 2020, coronavirus (COVID-19) confirmed cases are rapidly growing around the globe. This pandemic started in China and in the last seventy days the total number of…

Rising stagflationary concerns

The world, including developing countries where food inflation is particularly on the higher side, is facing inflationary pressures. A recent Financial Times (FT) article ‘ECB official and OECD warn of…

Politics Poses Biggest Risk To Eurozone Endurance

Politics poses biggest risk to eurozone endurance

With the euro zone bond market back to irrational exuberance and economic growth returning slowly if unevenly, politics rather than economics now poses the biggest threat to the long-term endurance…