Global Economy

The situation in Colombo

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Sri Lanka has recently been in headlines for all the wrong reasons – the government's disastrous management of the economy and the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic, its untimely ban...

Inequality on the rise

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Since the 1980s, income and wealth inequalities have been on the rise across almost all countries, fuelled by an array of deregulation and liberalisation programmes. This has resulted in a...

Joachim Nagel appointed Bundesbank President

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German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier appointed Joachim Nagel as President of the Deutsche Bundesbank. Steinmeier presented the certificate of appointment to Nagel at Schloss Bellevue on 7 January. The 55-year-old economist...