Month: March 2017

Workers at Risk of Automation by Sector

Chart of the Week: Week 12, 2017: Workers at Risk of Automation by Sector

This analysis suggest that up to 30% of UK jobs are considered to be at high risk of automation by the early 2030s.

/ March 30, 2017
Damon de Laszlo

March 2017

Since my thoughts at the beginning of February, which followed a few intensive days in Washington DC, nothing has happened to change my view of Trump. He is, however, proving...

/ March 28, 2017
Eurozone Companies' Reaction to Political Risks

Chart of the Week: Week 11, 2017: Eurozone Companies’ Reaction to Political Risks

While 2017 will see a number of different political risks coming to the fore, what is clear is that uncertainty about both Britain’s new relationship with Europe and the future policies of the Trump administration are perceived to pose the...

/ March 23, 2017
Oil Price v.s. Scottish Nationalist Sentiment

Chart of the Week: Week 10, 2017: Oil Price v.s. Scottish Nationalist Sentiment

While the decline in price of a barrel of Brent Crude oil has been newsworthy for economists all over the world, it has been scrutinised particularly closely by Scottish Nationalists, as it would prove an important source of income were...

/ March 16, 2017