Economics

NHS staff in Wales call off strike after Cardiff boosts pay offer

NHS workers in Wales have called off a strike on Monday after the Cardiff government raised its pay offer, increasing pressure on prime...

The Employment Release and Business Cycle Indicators

With the release of the January 2023 Employment Situation release incorporating benchmark revisions we have the following picture of business cycle indicators followed...

Future Proof Webcast! – The Big Picture

    INTRODUCING… the Future Proof Webcast! 🎆 Once a month, John & I will feature some of the biggest names and the best guests to...

How the LIBOR Transition Affects the Supply of Revolving Credit

Harry Cooperman, Darrell Duffie, Alena-Kang Landsberg, Stephan Luck, Zachry Wang, and Yilin (David) Yang In the United States, most commercial and industrial (C&I) lending...

China’s recovery might be a bit less than meets the eye

The writer is head of emerging markets economics at CitiAre all Chinese economic recoveries, like Tolstoy’s happy families, alike? Many observers these days...

Cautionary Tales – The Final Illusion of The Great Lafayette

Golden sparks rained down on The Great Lafayette’s famous show, “The Lion’s Bride”. They looked like they were part of the performance. They...

(Almost) nobody gets macro

Finding mistakes in the media is like shooting ducks in a barrel. But I hope today’s post will do more than take a...

The seven types of email you should never send

Another year, another inbox stuffed with junk. So let’s get 2023 off on the right foot, with my opinionated guide to bad email...

Risk-free Annual Returns of 50%

    There is a fascinating long-form article in the Washington Post about the murder of an investigative reporter who was looking into a Ponzi...