Project Syndicate: Mohamed El-Erian: U.S. needs pro-growth strategies to extend economic expansion

As the Federal Reserve has little firepower, Congress ought to do its part......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 12th, 2019

Project Syndicate: How Western economies can avoid the Japan trap of weak growth, disinflation, low interest rates

With the return of Europe’s economic doldrums and signs of a coming growth slowdown in the United States, advanced economies could be at risk of falling into the same kind of long-term rut that has captured Japan, writes Mohamed El-Erian......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 8th, 2019

Project Syndicate: 2020 candidates should say how they would reboot American Dream

The American Dream is dead, but it’s still possible to re-create a society with strong, consistent economic growth and a meritocracy structured to keep the rich from gaming the system......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 16th, 2019

Project Syndicate: What the Democrats should say about economic growth

The question for Democrats is: How can the U.S. boost productivity growth, in a sustainable fashion, while also sharing the benefits of that growth much more broadly across the income scale and all geographic regions?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 3rd, 2019

Are Central Banks Losing Their Big Bet?

Authored by Mohamed El-Erian via Project Syndicate, Following the 2008 global financial crisis, centra.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 24th, 2019

Project Syndicate: Why I forecast an acceleration in economic growth while others saw a recession

I thought the Trump tax cuts would have long-lasting effects — plus, some of my colleagues were tainted by politics......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 29th, 2019

Project Syndicate: Dollar strengthening risks global imbalances, not just in Argentina

As Argentina’s recent request for IMF financing starkly demonstrates, a sharp and sudden dollar appreciation risks unbalancing things elsewhere, writes Mohamed El-Erian......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 15th, 2018

Project Syndicate: How Trump can get to ‘yes’ with Kim Jong Un

Kim has been active in pursuing pro-market economic growth, so he may be ready to offer concessions to prepare a favorable diplomatic environment for concentrating on economic development......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 11th, 2018

Project Syndicate: Has Big Tech gotten too big for our own good?

The prosperity of the U.S. has always depended on its ability to harness economic growth to technology-driven innovation. But right now Big Tech is as much a part of the problem as it is a part of the solution......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 2nd, 2018

Home Sales Extend Slump Despite Economic Strength

Home sales slumped in the second quarter despite what was likely the strongest period for U.S. growth in years, the latest sign that the economic expansion faces headwinds......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 23rd, 2018

"Unless Erdogan Changes Course," El-Erian Warns Of "Much Wider Damage... Not Just In Turkey"

Authored by Mohamed El-Erian via Project Syndicate, Rather than sticking with the approach taken by numerous other countries – including Argent.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 17th, 2018

Project Syndicate: Turkey has torn up the playbook on dealing with emerging-market crises

Whether by accident or design, Turkey is trying to rewrite the chapter on crisis management in the emerging-market playbook, writes Mohamed El-Erian......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 20th, 2018

El Erian: Brexit & The Global Economy

Authored by Mohamed El-Erian via Project Syndicate, The singular issue of Brexit has consumed the U.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 24th, 2018

Project Syndicate: Europe’s struggling economy is like an all-star team that doesn’t know what game it’s playing

If the EU economy were a soccer team, it wouldn’t be losing because it doesn’t have talent, it’d be because the team isn’t playing cohesively, writes Mohamed El-Erian......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 18th, 2018

Project Syndicate: 3 disappointing ways China’s rapid growth has dispelled these key economic myths

Deng Xiaoping launched China’s “modernizations” 40 years ago......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 27th, 2018

Project Syndicate: 3 disappointing ways China’s rapid growth counters these key economic myths

Deng Xiaoping launched China’s “modernizations” 40 years ago......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 28th, 2018

Slower Growth Does Not Signal a Recession

The US economy is doing great, there is no recession in sight Mohamed El-Erian argues that just because US economic growth appears to have eased that does not mean there is a recession ah.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJan 9th, 2019

Markets register a shock, but is Trump right to blame the Fed?

It takes a lot to kill an economic expansion, typically requiring a major shock to bring growth to a halt and trigger a U.S. recession......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 14th, 2019

Project Syndicate: Why America will be the biggest loser in the trade war

Economic analysis suggests that bilateral trade wars are unwinnable in an interconnected world — and America is likely to emerge as the bigger loser......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 10th, 2019

Recession? Really? This 10-year economic expansion won't just die of old age

Whatever finally kills growth, it won’t be because this upswing is over twice as old as the average U.S. ex.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 28th, 2019

U.S. leading economic index posts biggest drop since 2016

WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - The leading economic index fell 0.3% in ​June to mark the biggest decline in three years, suggesting U.S. growth is likely to be softer in the months ahead. "As the U.S. economy enters its 11th year of expansion, the .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 18th, 2019