Economic policy

Working towards gender parity is smart economic policy

In the past week, two reports on work participation highlight the fact that the majority of Indians, and women in particular, are unhappy with their working lives. Burnout rates are high, forcing them out of the workforce. The first report, published by Mumbai-based research firm Center for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE), is specific to India […]

Economic research

World Offshore Wind Forum signs MoU with Taiwan Institute of Economic Research

Today, April 28, 2022, the World Forum Offshore Wind (WFO) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a leading Taiwanese think tank, the Taiwan Institute of Economic Research (TIER). The agreement covers three main areas of development: 1. Create platforms to promote, stimulate opportunities and match offshore wind-related industries between Taiwan and international stakeholders. […]

Economic policy

Introducing Recession Remedies, a podcast on lessons learned from the economic policy response to COVID-19

Recession Remedies is a podcast about the economic policy response to COVID-19 and the lessons it holds for future recessions. In each episode, expert guests join host David Wessel, director of the Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy at Brookings, to assess a different aspect of the fiscal and monetary response. New episodes will […]

Economic policy

Mainstream economic policy must take climate change into account in its calculation of growth

The scientific community is at the forefront of sounding the alarm on climate change and providing indisputable information proof on the link with human activity. Yet economic policies aimed at decarbonizing economies still lag behind the urgency of the warnings. Indeed, the lukewarm response from the economic policy community is part of the disconnect between […]

Economic research

New home sales down 8.6% in March

March 2022 new home sales What happened this month: Sales of new homes slipped again, down 8.6% to an annual rate of 763,000 in March, following a decline in sales of existing homes, as the combination of high inflation and the Fed’s efforts to control it pushed mortgage rates higher and ruled housing demand. Even […]

Economic policy

Former White House economic policy director talks about the power of insurance-backed bonds

Insurance-backed bonds offer a risk-free way to establish a solid return in retirement despite market volatility. In retirement, not losing money is essential. Unfortunately, many people take too many risks and are overconfident in their financial situation, not knowing that it takes much longer to recover from losses once they retire. Consumer Retirement Network, an […]

Economic research

Mortgage rates rise again, reaching 5.11%

Freddie Mac Mortgage Rates – April 21, 2022 What happened to mortgage rates this week: The Freddie Mac fixed rate for a 30-year 30-year rose for the seventh consecutive week, to 5.11%, following the continued surge in the 10-year Treasury which broke the 2.8% mark for the first time since December 2018. Investors hailed better-than-expected […]

Economic policy

Brazil’s Lula wants seasoned politician to lead economic policy if he wins, advisers say

Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva attends the 100th anniversary event of the Communist Party of Brazil (PCdoB), in Niteroi near Rio de Janeiro, Brazil March 26, 2022. REUTERS/Ian Cheibub Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BRASILIA, April 20 (Reuters) – Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, who is […]

Economic policy

Biden’s economic policy is ‘the exact opposite’ of what would lower inflation: Josh Holmes

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Josh Holmes, former chief of staff to Sen. Mitch McConnell, criticized the Biden administration’s approach to inflation, saying the strategy is “the exact opposite” of what is needed to fix the economy. Holmes told “America’s Newsroom” on Wednesday that the administration’s policies, which have pumped more money […]

Economic policy

Why entrepreneurship must be at the forefront of economic policy

Helping entrepreneurs start, grow and renew their business is one of the most important interventions any local, regional or national government can take to help create jobs and raise living standards, especially in the poorest communities. more disadvantaged. As with other countries around the world looking to grow their economy, entrepreneurship needs to be at […]

Economic policy

Economic Policy Uncertainty and Commodity Market Volatility: Implications for Economic Recovery

This article was originally published here About Sci Pollut Res Int. 2022 Apr 15. doi: 10.1007/s11356-022-19328-2. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak, most commodities experienced significant price declines, which were expected to continue through 2020. Accordingly, the Markov switch model is used to study the influence of political […]

Economic policy

Director, Center for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research job with AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY (ANU)

Classification: Academic Level D/E Salary package: Level D $149,002 – $158,269 / Level E $183,749 – $194,637 per year plus 17% superannuation Term: Five-year director with an underlying full-time continuing academic appointment Job Description : CAEPR Director Booklet 2022 v1.6-compressed.pdf Job Overview The Australian National University (ANU) enjoys an international reputation as a leading university […]

Economic system

Islamic Economic System Solution to Poverty Alleviation

By Fred Ezeh Abuja Professor Ganiyat Adejoke Uthman from the Department of Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences, National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) has recommended in his research the adoption of an Islamic economic system in the management of the Nigerian economy. She said the Islamic economic system has proven to be the solution to […]

Economic policy

The Biden Administration’s Zombie Foreign Economic Policy

If you look at Russia’s invasion of Ukraine strictly from a security perspective, you will miss a lot. NATO expansion played a role in triggering Russian aggression. More important, however, was Russia’s fear that Ukraine was slipping out of its economic orbit. Repeated Russian efforts to constrain Ukraine economically were less appealing than incentives offered […]

Economic study

Industry Council launches data collection phase of economic study

the Events Industry Council (EIC) has launched the data collection phase of its ‘Economic Materiality Study’, in collaboration with Oxford Economics. As part of the study, the EIC also released its latest Global Trade Events Barometer, 2021 Q4. The “Global Economic Significance of Business Events” survey, from April 7 to June 25, aims to quantify […]

Economic policy

Lessons from the U.S. economic policy response to COVID-19

In the United States, COVID-19 has triggered a severe economic recession. Yet the ensuing economic recovery has been faster and stronger than almost any forecaster had expected, thanks in part to the swift, aggressive, sustained and creative response of US fiscal and monetary policy. While the next recession will probably not be triggered by a […]

Economic study

Economic Study Finds Internet Contributes to 230,000 Jobs and $81 Billion to Washington State’s GDP

Local businesses join a coalition to share how their businesses are benefiting from the Internet. SEATTLE, April 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — After a recent economic study established direct links between the Internet ecosystem and economic growth in washington state, WashingtonNew York-based business owners are joining the national coalition, Internet for Growth, to help tell their […]

Economic study

Economic Study Reveals Internet Contributes to 1 Million Jobs and $392 Billion in GDP in California

Local businesses join the coalition to share how their businesses are benefiting from the internet SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — After a recent economic study established direct links between the Internet ecosystem and economic growth in California, CaliforniaNew York-based businesses are joining the National Internet Coalition for Growth to help tell their individual […]

Economic study

Economic Study Reveals Internet Contributes to 230,000 Jobs and $81 Billion to GDP in Washington State |

The country united states of americaUS Virgin IslandsU.S. Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth ofCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory south of 60 degrees S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, Republic ofBahrain, Kingdom ofBangladesh, People’s Republic […]

Economic study

Economic Study Incentivizes Small Businesses to Join Coalition, Highlights Internet’s Vital Role in New York’s Economy

Local businesses share their experiences to shed light on how the internet represents 432K jobs and contributes $152 billion indicate the GDP in New York NEW YORK, April 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — After a recent economic study established direct links between the Internet ecosystem and economic growth in New York, New YorkNew York-based businesses join […]

Economic system

IPCC report: activists say economic system is ‘incompatible with life’

Environmental activists have argued that the latest report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) makes clear that governments must ‘say no’ to new fossil fuels and drive economic change to avoid climate breakdown. . The latest IPCC report, released April 4, examines ways to mitigate climate change and follows reports on the physical […]

Economic system

IPCC Report: Activists Say ‘The Economic System Is Incompatible With Life On Earth’

Environmental activists have argued that the latest report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) makes clear that governments must ‘say no’ to new fossil fuels and drive economic change to avoid climate breakdown. . The latest IPCC report, released April 4, examines ways to mitigate climate change and follows reports on the physical […]

Economic system

IPCC climate report shows ‘economic system is incompatible with life on Earth’

Environmental activists said the latest UN climate report makes it clear that governments must say no to new fossil fuels and tackle an economic system that is accelerating us towards climate collapse. The latest IPCC report examines ways to mitigate climate change and follows reports on physical science in August 2021 and on the impacts […]

Economic policy

Director, Economic Policy Project – The Hill

SEND COVER LETTER, CV AND SAMPLE WRITING TO: UnidosUnited States [email protected] Subject line: Director, Economic Policy Project To the attention : SVP, Policy Advocacy No phone calls please! EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, national origin, marital status, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, identity or nationality. […]