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Is the world economy sliding into first recession since 2009?

October 16, 2019 10:01 pm

Investors cheered Friday as the US struck a partial trade agreement with China and there were even signs the UK may strike a divorce deal with the European Union. But the debate over how close the world is to its first recession since 2009 may soon start swirling again.

What if all the world’s economic woes are part of the same problem

March 07, 2019 11:54 pm

Perhaps, inequality is contributing to weak growth and low rates because the rich tend to save money rather than spend it. Maybe productivity has been weak not by coincidence, but because weak growth has meant companies have not been forced to innovate to meet demand.

The second coming

September 22, 2018 12:05 am

Global cooperation is a vital element in managing global economic interdependence. But global cooperation is exactly what has been domestically de-legitimised in almost all democracies.

Across the Aisle: ‘Export or perish’. Have we chosen ‘perish’?

July 05, 2015 3:38 am

Since April 2015, situation seems to have turned for the worse. A trend is discernible and it is worrying.

World's most powerful democracies discuss how to help growth

May 27, 2015 8:46 pm

U.S. officials are pressing countries such as Germany that have strong economies and finances to invest more and stimulate their economies.

G-20 leaders finalise details of growth plan

November 16, 2014 5:23 am

World leaders prepared to release details of a plan aimed at injecting life into the world's listless economy.

As G20 chases growth goal, members differ on how to get there

September 20, 2014 3:04 pm

Members remain divided on how to get there with Germany pushing back at US calls for more government stimulus.

India 5th largest exporter of black money between 2002-11: report

December 12, 2013 1:14 pm

Crime,corruption and tax evasion drained $946.7 billion from the developing world in 2011.

Nobel winner Fama says risk of recession in 2014

December 08, 2013 2:00 am

Fama said he believed companies had become much more efficient after the 2008-2009 financial crisis.

41 pct of people think Indian economy will be No 1: Ipsos MORI survey

November 08, 2013 8:39 pm

However,Indians rooting for their economy to be world's No 1 are not in majority.