Category: Economics

THE ECONOMICS OF GOOD HEALTH

When money is increasingly tight in healthcare, health economists like Professor Nancy Devlin face the challenge of convincing clinicians and…

China may be ready to buy more US goods — but economists say that isn’t what matters

Jim Watson | AFP | Getty Images Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump. Amid an ongoing trade…

India’s central bank could see reasons for a surprise rate cut, economists say

Punit Paranjpe | AFP | Getty Images An Indian naval officer walks past the logo of India’s central bank, the…

Nobel winner Robert Shiller says there’s still a risk of a full-blown bear market

Risk of bear market in 2019, Yale’s Shiller says   6:06 AM ET Wed, 23 Jan 2019 | 02:44 U.S. stock…

German carmakers could lose billions if Trump backs a classified Commerce Department report

German auto manufacturers are nervously waiting to see if President Donald Trump will act on a secret Commerce Department report…

China’s inflation slows in January, potentially pushing officials to step in, says economist

Getty Images A customer looks at a bottle of wine at a supermarket in Beijing, China. China’s Consumer Price Index…

A trade deal may not be ‘priced in’ yet as study shows S&P 500 should be 11% higher

  VCG | Getty Images Soldiers wait for a container ship to berth at Qingdao Port on March 8, 2018…

The US keeps demanding actions on the yuan that China wants to take anyway

AFP | Getty Images Chinese 100-yuan notes at a bank in Nantong in China’s eastern Jiangsu province. U.S. negotiators are…

More and more signs point to slower spending in China. Analysts say not to worry

Deleveraging is not a policy priority in China for now: Citi   3:20 AM ET Tue, 19 Feb 2019 | 02:49…

Dollar gains in light trade as impact of soft US data eases

Mark Wilson | Getty Images The dollar on Thursday recovered from earlier losses spurred by soft U.S. economic data, as…