China retail sales fall fuels concern for global recovery from Covid-19

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Chinese economy Retail sales dropped 1.1% in July while industrial production remains subdued Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Sales of high-end products such as cosmetics Läs mer…

Forget doom-laden headlines, the dollar has not gone into terminal decline | Barry Eichengreen

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Project Syndicate economists Business Forget doom-laden headlines, the dollar has not gone into terminal decline Barry Eichengreen Too much is being read into the greenback’s recent weakening against the Läs mer…

UK economy plunges into deepest slump since records began

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Britain’s economy has been officially confirmed in recession for the first time since the 2008 financial crisis as the coronavirus pandemic plunges the country into the deepest slump on Läs mer…

Stock markets boom as hopes rise for US economic stimulus and Covid-19 vaccine

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Stock markets S&P edges towards all-time record with oil prices and hospitality stocks rising as investor optimism rebounds US stock markets continued their steady climb towards record highs. The Läs mer…

‘Economic tsunami’: US cities and states hit by Covid-19 face dire budget cuts

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Every day, New Yorkers throw out 10,000 tons of trash – a third of which is food and yard scraps that could skip the incinerators and landfills and be Läs mer…

Recession in real time: how big data can track the Covid slump

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Economics Recession in real time: how big data can track the Covid slump Official economic data for June will be out this week. But unconventional indicators can Läs mer…

Will Covid make countries drop cash and adopt digital currencies? | Kenneth Rogoff

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; As the Covid-19 crisis accelerates the long-term shift away from cash (at least in tax-compliant, legal transactions), official discussions about digital currencies are heating up. Between the impending launch Läs mer…

How Covid-19 has reshaped the jobs landscape in the UK

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The pandemic has created an employment boom in new sectors despite the devastation of the economy Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage The Covid-19 pandemic has Läs mer…

Dyson to cut 900 jobs worldwide as firm blames Covid-19

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; UK to bear brunt of job losses with 600 staff set to go as part of cost-cutting exercise Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Dyson is Läs mer…