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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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Economic policy in turmoil – Journal

The ongoing political turmoil in Pakistan has meant troubling times for the government and its economic policy. The turmoil caused by the latest attempt by opposition parties to impeach the prime minister through a no-confidence vote has focused the ruling party’s energies on rescuing its leader. In doing so, he loses sight of the economic […]

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Infitah: How Sadat’s Open Door Economic Policy Lasts

Infitah: How Sadat’s Open Door Economic Policy Lasts Henry Kissinger with Egyptian President Anwar Sadat in Alexandria, August 25, 1975. Photo credit | David Hume Kennerly White House Photographs/Kissinger Papers at Yale University It was an iconic moment in contemporary Egyptian history, as President Anwar al-Sadat chaired on victory in the 1973 Arab-Israeli war. […]

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World powers must form climate alliances for the planet

Credits Nathan Gardels is the editor of Noema Magazine. A breakup opens a new space in place of the broken status quo. It dispels illusions about an old order no longer fit for its purpose and makes room for what was smoldering to emerge in a clearer form. Above all, a break with the past […]

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Citizen assemblies reinvigorate democracies

Credits Nathan Gardels is the editor of Noema Magazine. “The great promise of strong citizen participation”, notes the Berggruen Institute 2020 report on “Renewing Democracy in the Digital Age,” “is that it can generate innovative solutions to pressing public concerns and break the establishment of organized special-interest insiders” who tend to dominate representative government chosen […]

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Nathan Gardels Reflects on Henry Kissinger’s New Book

Credits Nathan Gardels is the editor of Noema Magazine. “A world ends when its metaphor is dead,” poet Archibald MacLeish once said. It is at this moment of transition from breaking old patterns of apprehending reality to constructing a new metaphor that leadership matters most. The break can be accompanied by a groan, in which […]

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Presentation of Noema Magazine, Issue III: Rupture

Credits Nathan Gardels is the editor of Noema Magazine. Kathleen Miles is the editor-in-chief of Noema Magazine. She can be reached on Twitter at @mileskathleen. The new paper issue of Noema Magazine will be released in September! The theme of this issue is “rupture”. As the poet Archibald MacLeish understood, a world ends when its […]

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More with Kentucky Center for Economic Policy

KENTUCKY – This week on “In Focus Kentucky,” we bring you discussions in state government on the two-year state budget and how lawmakers on both sides of the aisle are advocating for the need to maximize the impact of every dollar invested. Jason Bailey is the executive director of the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy […]

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Next administrator’s economic policy should focus on productivity

THE next president of the Philippines will, among other things, be responsible for setting the overall tone and direction of economic policy for the next six years. This responsibility should be seen as an opportunity to undo the decades of flawed, “market-driven” economic philosophy that has caused the Philippine economy to lag behind many of […]

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Zimbabwe: Sudden economic policy changes negatively impact women – EJWP

Economic Justice for Women’s Project (EJWP) lamented the government’s abrupt shifts in economic policy, saying it negatively impacts the consistent monitoring of the impact of these plans on women’s empowerment in Zimbabwe. Findings in the organization’s paper titled “Post-Independence Zimbabwe Finance and Economic Policy Evolution: Impact on Women” released on Women’s Day observe that Zimbabwe […]

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Economic policy expert and social rights advocate to receive Ford Family Notre Dame Award | News | Notre Dame News

Oby Ezekwesili Obiageli “Oby” Ezekwesili, an economic policy expert and social activist who has spearheaded groundbreaking initiatives against extremism, corruption and gender-based violence, will receive the Ford Family Notre Dame Award for International Development and Solidarity in a March 17 ceremony at the University of Notre Dame. The prize will be awarded after Ezekwesili delivers […]

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The Institute on Taxation on Economic Policy finds that Rick Scott’s tax policy would disproportionately raise taxes for the bottom 40% of Americans

March 8, 2022 A new study from the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy on Senator Rick Scott’s “Skin in the Game” tax proposal found that the proposal would raise taxes by more than $1,000 on average for Americans in the bottom 40% of income distribution. The proposal would also raise taxes for the middle […]

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Sri Lankan ministers sacked for criticizing economic policy

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka’s president has fired two other cabinet ministers after publicly criticizing the government’s handling of the economy, which they say is causing serious hardship to the people. President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has sacked Energy Minister Udaya Gammanpila and Industry Minister Wimal Weerawansa, the president’s office announced on Thursday. A total […]

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An “opportunity” for bad economic policy

Workers on site (photo: Edwin J. Torres/Mayoral Photo Office) Recently, Patrick Purcell, Jr. of the New York State Labourers-Employers Cooperation & Education Trust and Assemblywoman Karines Reyes author of an editorial regarding the Road Excavation Quality Assurance Act (REQAA) and its potential to positively impact the environment, the economy and the workforce. The room — […]

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The New World Order of Economic Policy

Comment I’m not one to subscribe to conspiracies. But it seems really strange how we got here. Just over a decade ago, Hank Paulson went to Congress and demanded a “bazooka”-sized bailout to calm global financial markets. They offered a price of $700 billion. At the time, a number that size was unknown. Today, Washington […]

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USAID Economic Policy Dialogue Hosts Liberia Cocoa Value Chain Capacity Training – FrontPageAfrica

MONROVIA — The Liberia Economic Policy Dialogue activity launched a four-day training workshop for key civil society organizations in Monrovia. Funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the training, which is led by the Accra-based African Center for Economic Transformation (ACET), aims to increase the technical skills of selected local CSOs to […]

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In search of a US-Indo-Pacific economic policy

Author: Claude Barfield, American Enterprise Institute Entering its second year, the Biden administration has failed to produce a coherent economic policy for the Indo-Pacific. Meanwhile, two major regional trade deals are moving forward. American businesses and workers will increasingly suffer legal economic discrimination from these new regional trade rules road — the Comprehensive and Progressive […]

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SA should design an economic policy based on the strengths of the regions: here’s how

This article first appeared in The conversation. Economists and policy makers seem to have a blind spot when thinking about how the economy works and what determines success. Analytical frameworks and government policies systematically neglect the role of space and geography in favor of national averages and sector plans. Yet growing evidence from around the […]

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South Africa should design an economic policy based on the strengths of the regions: here’s how

Sandton Skyline. Image by Infrastructure Photos Eeconomists and policy makers seem to have a blind spot when thinking about how the economy works and what determines success. Analytical frameworks and government policies systematically neglect the role of space and geography in favor of national averages and sector plans. Yet growing evidence from around the world […]

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Rep. Kelly announces roundtable initiative to help business leaders navigate economic policy

© Shutterstock U.S. Representative Mike Kelly (R-PA) on Tuesday announced his new “Business and Economic Roundtable,” which aims to help local business leaders work together and navigate his economic policy. The panel is made up of 17 members from the five counties that make up Kelly’s congressional district. Members also represent key industries in the […]

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The ANC fails to define its own economic policy

In last week’s State of the Nation address, President Cyril Ramaphosa ventured to utter a few words that exposed the naïveté of the politician and his office. The offensive words were: “We all know the government doesn’t create jobs. Businesses create jobs. Of course, these comments were consistent with ANC economic strategy, but the politician […]

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Libertarianism: Nigeria’s tacit economic policy

Olugbenga Jaiyesimi Published February 15, 2022 Two weeks ago, two interesting articles appeared. The first of a group, Arewa Youth Assembly, calling on private sector actors to join the 2023 presidential race. This is surprising because the call comes from a region whose government affairs we say is its heart of job. The young people […]

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DeGroot: Liberal Rep. Sherrill caving in to fellow progressives on economic policy bill

Progressive politician Rep. Mikie Sherill (D-CD 11) voted with fellow House Liberals and the Biden administration last week to pass the so-called America Competes Act. Republican congressional candidate Paul DeGroot of Pine Brook said Sherrill’s vote would not boost America’s global competitiveness and do little to help the United States compete with China.“Congress can put […]

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Jim O’Neill criticizes the British government’s economic policy

A former Conservative Treasury minister weighed in on the government’s economic policy on Monday, calling the level of interest rates “ridiculous” and its handling of the budget “crazy”. Lord Jim O’Neill, who was appointed to government by David Cameron and George Osborne in 2015, argued that the government should spend much more on education, health […]

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A change in economic policy outlook

Waterfall vs. Agile: A Change in Economic Policy Perspectives Every year, the Indian Ministry of Finance publishes an overview of the economy. Any serious student of Indian economics will want to spend some time with this report, but it also helps amateurs like me keep up to date. the Economic Survey 2021-22 is now available. […]

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Results of a study by George Mason University in the field of economic policy (Labour Supply Response To Overpayment Notifications: Evidence From Social Security Disability Insurance): Economics – Economic Policy

FEBRUARY 01, 2022 (NewsRx) — By a News Reporter – Staff News Editor at Daily Insurance News — Findings from research on economics – economic policy are discussed in a new report. According to reports from Fairfax, Virginiaby the editors of NewsRx, the research said, “We use administrative data to provide evidence that notification of […]

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Expert Speak: India’s “agile” sui generis economic policy response

In an environment of extreme uncertainty, the study highlights the effectiveness of the government’s unique policy response to enable India’s rapid economic recovery. The chapter on the state of the economy of the Economic Survey 2021-2022 begins with an analysis of preliminary estimates released by the National Statistics Office (NSO) placing India’s real GDP growth […]

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Washington’s latest mercantilist and predatory economic policy

US President Joe Biden leaves after speaking about Intel’s announcement to invest in an Ohio chip manufacturing plant, The White House, Washington, DC, January 21, 2022. /VCG US President Joe Biden leaves after speaking about Intel’s announcement to invest in an Ohio chip manufacturing plant, The White House, Washington, DC, January 21, 2022. /VCG Editor’s […]

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Farewell to ‘Racial Neutrality’ – The Case for Race-Sensitive Economic Policy – Non Profit News

This article was co-produced and co-published with the National Coalition for Community Reinvestment. Perhaps the most important lesson that the last 50 years should have taught us is this: we cannot solve discrimination in housing through an anti-discrimination framework. Race- and class-conscious measures are needed to get to the root of the problems inherent in […]

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Cooperation in economic development leads to better resilience

The Federal Council Bern, 26.01.2022 – On January 26, the Federal Council adopted the Foreign Economic Policy Report 2021. Its key chapter shows how Switzerland’s efforts in economic development cooperation contribute to greater sustainability and the resilience to crises, and contribute to limiting the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Foreign Economic Policy Report 2021 […]

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SA’s economic policy comes under scrutiny in an upcom…

PSG marketing director Tracy Hirst says the upcoming webinar is highly anticipated. “We look forward to kicking off 2022 with the topic that is at the forefront of the minds of many concerned South Africans – economic policy and the role it will play in guiding the country through a turbulent era. By providing an […]

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Reviews | The secret triumph of economic policy

The clear answer is that restoring full employment was more important than avoiding inflation if – a big if – inflation eventually came down. Here’s why: While it’s true that inflation erodes real incomes, there is overwhelming evidence that maintaining full employment is extremely important for reasons that go beyond money. Jobs generate income; but […]

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Wages and pensions fall in Uruguay due to economic policy

The previous year ended as the second consecutive year of the current right-wing coalition government, in which workers’ wages were adjusted below inflation, which also means pensioners will receive a pension below the level of consumer prices. Ramón Ruiz, director of the PBS for the labor movement stressed that the loss of purchasing power does […]

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Erdogan sticks to economic policy as Turkey’s inflation rises and currency sinks

WASHINGTON- The Turkish economy had a difficult year, with a depreciation of its currency and soaring inflation. Experts warn that unless President Recep Tayyip Erdogan changes course and reverses his controversial monetary strategy, the situation could get worse. Last week, the country’s official Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK) reported that inflation rose to 36% last month, […]

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Lula hints at economic policy reversal if elected president

Brazilian presidential favorite Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva gave a first look at his economic policy. Elections are scheduled for October, and although Lula has yet to formally launch his candidacy, he has asked former finance minister Guido Mantega (pictured) to write an op-ed for Folha de S. Paulo, according to the newspaper. “Neoliberal governments […]

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What the Fed’s New Economic Policy Means for Mortgage Rates

Mortgage rate forecasts changed after the last meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) last week. Here’s what you need to know. (iStock) The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) met earlier this month to discuss changes to the Federal Reserve’s economic policy amid record high inflation. Some of these policy updates will have a […]

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The economic policy of the PP works in Madrid: it receives 57% of foreign investment since 2003

The liberal economic policies and low taxes applied by the PP in Madrid without interruption for more than 25 years have increased the weight of the region in the destination of foreign investment in Spain. Concretely, from 2003 to this year, Madrid concentrates 57% of international investments in the country. In this third quarter of […]

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Bottom Up Vs Trickle Down: Any economic policy must base its solutions on the current situation

There has been a debate about bottom-up and top-down economic models as this country prepares for elections next year. The main objectives of any economic policy are: to improve the lives of the population, to reduce poverty and to improve the human development indicators of the citizens. Therefore, the discussion of the economic model must […]

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Economic policy guidelines for 2022 l KBS WORLD

ⓒ Yonhap News On December 20, the government announced its economic policy guidelines for next year. The political objective for 2022 is to overcome the crisis of the COVID-19 pandemic and fully normalize the economy. The government expects this year’s recovery momentum to continue into next year, with exports and investment maintaining their upward momentum […]

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Russian economic policy: the antithesis of Turkey’s hostile approach

If you’ve recently logged into Google Flights, you may have noticed a small change in the page layout. In addition to the usual sortable categories, such as price, duration and departure time, there is a new field: CO2 emissions. Launched in October 2021, the column gives potential travelers an estimate of how much carbon dioxide […]

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Governance and economic policy | Cyprus courier

What are cookies As is common practice with almost all professional websites, https://cyprus-mail.com (our “Site”) uses cookies, which are small files downloaded to your device, to improve your experience. This document describes what information they collect, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you […]

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Turkey’s new economic policy will change the financial landscape

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey had launched a historic shift in economic policy, setting aside the “classic understanding” of controlling inflation with high interest rates. Erdogan also stressed that the government had no budget problems and was not seeking IMF help. (AA) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said his country’s economic climate will […]

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US economic policy is for the rich

Editor: Studies have shown that much of the wealth in the United States has gone into the pockets of the top 0.1%. That includes a swath of billionaires whose net worth has grown by $1.8 trillion since the pandemic began, according to Kurt Andersen’s “Evil Geniuses.” In 2020, former Secretary of Labor Robert B. Reich […]

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MPC minutes show uncertainty will complicate economic policy

Uncertainty stemming from both global factors and the trajectory of the pandemic influenced the meeting of the RBI’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) this month. The MPC minutes highlight the increasing complexity of economic policy-making and the need to synchronize monetary and fiscal policies to insulate the economy from uncertainty and also provide policy support to […]

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Turkey: Erdogan’s economic policy impoverishes the Turks | International

A woman bought bread at a subsidized price last Friday in Istanbul.YASIN AKGUL (AFP) Saygin gets up early every day to bake bread, rolls and imitate. But every day, he does it with less conviction. “I’m fed up. There are people who can’t buy bread and some of it remains unsold. So the next day […]

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Professorship Economics, in particular Applied Economic Policy / Macroeconomics (W2/W3) job with LEUPHANA UNIVERSITY OF LUENEBURG

HUMANIST. SUSTAINABLE. ENTREPRENEURIAL. Leuphana University Lüneburg stands for innovation in research and education. Methodological diversity, interdisciplinary collaboration, transdisciplinary cooperation with partners outside academia and dynamic development characterize its research profile in the fields of education, culture, management and entrepreneurship as well as durability. Its award-winning study model is organized into Leuphana College, Leuphana Graduate School, […]

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Vietnam’s economic policy and adaptation to COVID-19

Authors: Ibrahim Chowdhury, Ekaterine T. Vashakmadze and Li Yusha After a strong rebound last year, the global economy is entering a challenging 2022. Advanced economies have recovered quickly thanks to major stimulus packages and rapid progress in immunization, but many developing countries continue to struggle. The spread of new variants amid large inequalities in vaccination […]

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Unbiased data is essential for sound economic policy

Prominent Economist Nurul Islam Says at BIDS Conference Star Activity Report Thu 2 Dec Dec 2, 2021 12:00 a.m. Last updated: Thu Dec 2, 2021 2021 00:00 Professor Rehman Sobhan, President of the Center for Policy Dialogue, delivers a keynote address virtually during the BIDS Annual Development Conference at the Lakeshore Hotel in Dhaka yesterday. […]

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Rail Vikas Nigam signs MoU with Kyrgyz Republic Economic Policy Research Institute; Stock jumps 3%

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2022 Budget Highlights – Government of Ghana Fiscal Year 2022 Budget and Economic Policy Statement – Government, Public Sector

Ghana: Budget 2022 Highlights – Government of Ghana Fiscal Year 2022 Budget Statement and Economic Policy To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. Foreword “Building a Sustainable Entrepreneurial Nation: Fiscal Consolidation and Job Creation” At the start of 2021, Ghana, […]

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Deeply Divided Elections Harm Economic Policy

As political polarization has grown in recent years, the path of U.S. economic policy increasingly depends on which party is in power, write Northwestern’s Scott R. Baker, Stanford doctoral candidate Aniket Baksy, Nicholas Bloom and Jonathan A. Rodden of Stanford, and Steven J of Chicago Booth. Davis. Hotly contested national elections can sow uncertainty, which […]

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MHP leader voices support for government’s economic policy

ANKARA Turkey has gotten rid of the burden of high interest rates as they hurt long-term production, the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) leader said, ruling out the possibility of a snap election due to economic problems. class=”cf”> “For us, the economic policies followed by the government are correct. Launching a controversy about this is malicious,” […]

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Three pillars of the economic policy response to the COVID-19 crisis

Governments around the world are rolling out a host of policies to deal with the crisis created by the spread of COVID-19. The economic shock of this crisis is going to be enormous, with an enormous human cost. The pain will fall disproportionately on certain people and certain areas. Some policies can be drawn from […]

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Reviews | The Build Back Better Plan and American economic policy

Limited supply ultimately occurs when suppliers use their political power to insulate themselves from market forces that drive innovation and long-term cost reductions. A family doctor can only see one patient at a time, for example, but for every doctor there are many nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other practitioners who are trained to perform […]

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Economic Policy Expert to US Senators: Reverse Mortgages Could Be ‘Helpful’ for Retirees

In light of the many challenges faced by American seniors as they seek reliable sources of cash in retirement and when on a fixed income, the expanded use of the Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) program sponsored by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) could present a potential tool for seniors struggling with their life after […]

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Legault presents five components of post-pandemic economic policy

Breadcrumb Links News Local News The Prime Minister says “Buy Quebec”, exports, innovation, labor shortages and the green economy are covered by the policy. Publication date : November 12, 2021 • November 12, 2021 • 3 minute read • 11 comments Quebec Premier Francois Legault. Photo by Allen McInnis /Montreal Gazette Content of the article […]

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It’s time for New Delhi to reconsider its anti-China economic policy

India Illustration: Xia Qing/Global Times Observers had estimated that bilateral trade between China and India could surpass the $100 billion mark in 2021 despite a cold political and diplomatic relationship between the two nations. The latest trade data from China Customs revealed that the new record was set in October, with two-way trade totaling $102.29 […]

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Does India pursue a hegemonic economic policy in South Asia?

Experts say New Delhi, which operates the world’s sixth largest economy, is taking economic measures to “subjugate” its immediate neighbors like Nepal. Throughout human history, a strong economy has always shaped and accompanied political power, and countries have used their financial superiority to establish political dominance over others. India, home to the second largest population […]

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Yes, the Build Back Better Act is fully paid – YubaNet

November 2, 2021 – PPE Research Director Josh Bivens took to Twitter to refute critics’ latest claim that the Build Back Better Act (BBBA) is only “fully paid” due accounting gadgets. The claim, Bivens points out, is “bad economics,” adding that BBBA is indeed fully paid. Read it full twitter thread here. The final ill-founded […]

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Rethinking India’s economic policy towards Vietnam

Author: Kannan Reghunathan Nair, NTU and Phan Xuan Dung, Pacific Forum Since the upgrade of bilateral relations to a “comprehensive strategic partnership” in 2016, the strategic coordination between India and Vietnam has steadily deepened, as evidenced by the strengthening of maritime defense and security. . Cooperation. But economic ties between New Delhi and Hanoi are […]

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Kansas Economic Policy Conference to address the ongoing COVID recovery in Kansas

LAWRENCE — The 2021 Kansas Economic Policy Conference, hosted annually and organized by the Institute for Policy & Social Research, will take place on October 21 at the University of Kansas. This year’s conference will focus on “COVID Recovery in Kansas: A Work in Progress”. Although GDP growth has recovered from the sharp decline in […]

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Turkish tycoon calls for economic policy overhaul

One of Turkey’s top business tycoons has spoken out against the country’s ‘depleting’ inflation and spiraling exchange rate, in a rare public intervention that will be seen as a thinly veiled criticism of the president’s economic policies Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Omer Koc, chairman of Koc Holding, one of the country’s oldest and largest companies, called […]

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Skepticism over Kishida’s economic policies dims outlook for Tokyo stocks

Tokyo stocks ended higher on Monday after Prime Minister Fumio Kishida’s assurances of his economic policy boosted sentiment, but prices remained well below a 31-year high marked in mid-September, skepticism about the new leader’s approach adding to post-pandemic concerns. growth prospects. The 225-number Nikkei Stock Average ended up 449.26 points from Friday to close at […]

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Opposition pressures Kishida on COVID-19 and economic policy in regime interrogation

Lawmakers from the largest opposition party on Monday attacked Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, demanding that the new leader explain why his predecessors’ coronavirus responses and economic policies failed, while offering their own counter-proposals to differentiate themselves before a general election. During the first debate in the national legislature, the leader of the Constitutional Democratic Party […]

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Green transformation as an economic policy tool

On January 23, the Foundation for Economic Education (FEE) published “Is Star Trek’s Dream of a World Without Money Utopian or Dystopian?” », an article which does not serve well the cause of Liberty. Of course, the article is not written in bad faith. But it ends up justifying a parasitic form of capitalism that […]

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Factbox: Top Economic Policy Positions of Japanese Prime Minister Candidates

September 18 (Reuters) – Japan will find out who will replace Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga on September 29, when the ruling party chooses a new leader, with vaccine minister Taro Kono seen as the frontrunner in the race. The four candidates for the leadership of the Liberal Democratic Party opened their campaigns on Friday. Below […]

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the role of human rights

The role that human rights should play in South African economic policy has been the subject of intense controversy and debate over the past year. This, after the Ministry of Finance announced spending cuts in its Medium-term fiscal policy statement as the COVID-19 pandemic ravaged lives and livelihoods. The statement sets out the government’s policy […]

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Economic policy with a mission

We thank all authors who responded to our essay. We are also pleased to see that the majority of respondents generally agree with the central concept of missions as a new framework for organizing industrial policy. Nevertheless, several important criticisms and concerns have been raised which merit discussion. Much more needs to be done to […]

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Realism in economic policy

There are different ways in which realism can be understood to operate in economics. Through these paths, we can recognize a series of economists who can be described as realists. There is also a philosophical approach to realism, viz. of a critical or transcendental nature expressing symmetries beyond the events generated by empirical science. It […]

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These 5 Economic Policy Changes Would Help Us Live in Harmony with God’s Gift of Life | earth beat

Our “human capacity to transform reality”, Pope Francis emphasizes in Laudato Sí’, “must go hand in hand with God’s original gift of all that is” (LS 5). My earlier comment on Pope Francis’ call for degrowth, or radical abundance without economic growth, highlighted how global economic structures and a monoculture geared towards capitalist “growth” – […]

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Greek PM expresses optimism on new economic policy

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis delivers a speech during a public health event in Athens, Greece, July 1, 2020. Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Wednesday expressed the government’s gratitude to donors for their continued support for the national system during the war against COVID-19, during an event here on the occasion of a new […]

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The Economic Policy Institute names economist Heidi Shierholz its next president

With Joe Biden in the White House and Democrats holding the narrowest of congressional majorities, progressives have managed to put their economic agenda at the center of national political debate. And whether it’s a $15-an-hour minimum wage, expanded unemployment insurance, or an ongoing deficit to support the economy, there’s likely a stack of research from […]

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China’s long-term economic policy unchanged despite flurry of regulations – Xinhua English.news.cn

A Chinese national flag flies in front of the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) building on Financial Street in Beijing, China July 9, 2021. REUTERS/Tingshu Wang Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SHANGHAI, Sept 8 (Reuters) – China is imposing new regulations on its industries to promote their healthy development and the […]

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The relationship between oil prices, global economic policy uncertainty and financial market stress

The Relationship Between Oil Prices, Global Economic Policy Uncertainty, and Financial Market Stress – Journal of Energy Markets The NARDL technique confirms the long-term asymmetric relationship between global economic policy uncertainty, gold prices and oil prices. Influence of monetary policy on oil prices limited to its long-term negative effects Results indicate long-term and short-term relationships […]

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Factbox: Main economic policy positions of the next candidates for the Japanese Prime Minister

TOKYO, Sept 7 (Reuters) – Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, whose endorsement notes are in tatters ahead of the general election, said last week he would step down, setting the stage for his replacement as prime minister and increasing uncertainty about the outlook for economic policy. . Below are the main economic policy views of […]

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Go or stay? Years of poor economic policy are killing the aspirations of Sri Lankan youth – The Island

By Sathya Karunarathne Migration abroad for work or study seems to be a popular option for young people in Sri Lanka. Central Bank data shows that in 2019 alone, the 25-29 age bracket saw the highest number of overseas departures for skilled, semi-skilled and unskilled jobs. This age group also saw the second highest number […]

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Gold prices end higher as investors watch Jackson Hole economic policy symposium

Gold futures shook off early losses, finding support around the $1,780 mark to end higher, as investors looked to the Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium for clues on the timeline of the Federal Reserve’s plans to undo COVID-era policies. The yellow metal has seen “some profit taking but has already found support around $1,780,” Craig […]

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Factbox: 2021 Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium Agenda

The Teton Mountain Range is pictured from the windows of Jackson Lake Lodge during the three-day ‘Challenges for Monetary Policy’ conference in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, U.S. August 23, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Crosby/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 26 (Reuters) – Here is the agenda for Friday’s Jackson Hole Economic Policy […]

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Kansas City Fed to Host Online Economic Policy Symposium

KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI – Due to the recently elevated COVID-19 health risk level in Teton County, Wyo., The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City will host its 2021 Economic Policy Symposium, “Macroeconomic Policy in an Unequal Economy,” virtually on Friday August 27. . “While we are disappointed that sanitary conditions prevent us from gathering in […]

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Republicans set tone for 2022 election, target Biden’s economic policy at Hales Corners event

Florida U.S. Senator Rick Scott and former Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker took aim at the Biden administration’s economic policy during a “Save Our Paychecks” event Monday afternoon at a Hales Corners supper club. The two Republicans identified inflation, rising taxes and regulation as indicators that Democrats, who hold a majority in the US House of […]

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The main orientations of Chinese economic policy — Valdai Club

Increasing mutual exports will help Russia and China to further strengthen not only political, but also economic cooperation. For both countries, the expansion of settlements in national currencies plays an important role in this process. On July 5, 2021, China celebrated the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China (CCP). In […]

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Biblical Economic Policy by DBU Professors

Sergiy Saydometov PhD and Dave Arnott PhD photo by Emilie Clark Facebook Twitter pinterest “Biblical Economic Policy” is a thought-provoking new book written by my favorite former professor at Dallas Baptist University, Dr. Dave Arnott, and his colleague, Dr. Sergiy Saydometov. It’s so well written that it caught my interest even though I’m not an […]

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Inflation Fears, Economic Policy, and the Future of the United States – OpEd – Eurasia Review

By Mark Weisbrot* Larry Summers says he’s worried about the US economy, even more so than he was when he started sounding the alarm bells in February. The famous economist and former US Treasury Secretary noted last week, “the concern right now should be overheating”. He is not talking about the climate, but about the […]

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President Biden touts economic policy for the ‘long term’ as his agenda is put to the test this week on Capitol Hill

A day before marking six months in office, President Biden delivered remarks on the economy Monday at the White House amid pressure for a bipartisan infrastructure package and other elements of the president’s economic agenda heats up on Capitol Hill. The president urged lawmakers to move forward with the spending proposals, arguing that the plans […]

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Economic policy expert explains seniors’ aversions to reverse mortgages and extra debt

Reverse mortgages can potentially be powerful tools for seniors to help with goals related to funding retirement or aging in place, but many seniors are reluctant to take on additional debt later in life. This can either be because they have just spent a lot of time and money paying off an existing term mortgage […]

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Good economic policy is about more than inflation

Last year at this time we were in the depths of a global crisis. A mysterious disease was sweeping the world and governments shut down economies in an attempt to stop the spread. Rightly or wrongly, these closures have ended our lives and our livelihoods. The unemployment rate in the United States reached nearly 15%and […]

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Rene Gayle | Rethinking tax incentives as an economic policy tool – Part II | Remark

Leaders of GLOBAL FINANCE from the Group of the 7 Richest Nationals recently agreed to approve a minimum global corporate tax rate of 15%. The first part of this article examined the resulting wave of global concern about the likely impact of this historic decision, particularly on developing countries, such as Jamaica, which have grown […]

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Reviews | The need for a green economic policy

Carbon dividends and investments in green technologies will give us a CO2 advantage. Jeff Sigmund A group of people pose for their portraits and to show their signs Wednesday, March 31, 2021. Iowa Citizens for Community Change held the rally on the Riverside Dr. If the government ultimately wants to mitigate the impacts of climate […]

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An economic policy expert explains how home equity could help in retirement

Finding a path to a secure retirement is becoming an increasingly tricky prospect for many retired or near-retirement Americans, and is the subject of accelerated academic scrutiny to help determine people’s pathways. aging – and the demographic changes that will increase this population in the future – to solidify a secure retirement. To that end, […]

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Raisi’s proposed economic policy plan for Iran doesn’t make sense

Raisi’s proposed economic policy plan for Iran doesn’t make sense Through Ebad Ebadi Iran’s June 18 election, in which judiciary chief Ebrahim Raisi was chosen as president, had the lowest turn out since the 1979 revolution. The biggest challenge Raisi will face in his first term is the country’s growing economic problems. After the US […]

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Community-powered political agenda | Maryland Center on Economic Policy

The 2022 state elections provide an opportunity to advance policies that allow all Marylanders to thrive, regardless of race, gender, sexuality, where they live, or the circumstances in which they live. they were born. It is essential that the issues that candidates for governor and other public office consider in the coming months are grounded […]