Category: Growth & Labour Market

Unemployment: Lower for Longer? (FRBSF Economic Letter, 4 min read)

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Flailing at China (Project Syndicate, 4 min read)

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The Danger of Climate Doomsayers (Project Syndicate, 4 min read)

Extreme counteraction measures on climate change can do more harm than good. Bjorn Lomborg, a visiting professor at the Copenhagen Business School, argues…

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Assessing house prices: Insights from a dataset of price level estimates (VoxEU, 5 min read)

Jean-Charles Bricongne (Deputy Director, Central Bank of France) and Alessandro Turrini (Head of Macroeconomics Surveillance, EU Commission) gauge…

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Back-of-the-Envelope Calculation of Trump Induced Dollar Appreciation (Econbrowser, 3 min read)

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Smart home tech makes inroads into China’s emerging elderly care market (Reuters, 4 min read)

China, similarly to Japan and many Western countries, has an aging population and start-ups are waking up to huge market potential…

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Inside China’s vast influence network – how it works, and its reach in Australia (The Conversation, 4 min read)

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Stimulus Prep or Prelude to Deflationary Crisis: China Tightening Screws on Real Estate (Investing in Chinese stocks, 4 min read)

Real estate prices are rallying due to loose buying restrictions in Chinese localities and Central Government stimulus. Meanwhile, credit has failed to flow…

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China’s AI Talent Base Is Growing, and then Leaving (Macro Polo, 3 min read)

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The IMF’s Latest Victims (Project Syndicate, 3 min read)

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