Chart of the Week

Change in Corruption Perception Index of Selected Nations

Change in Corruption Perception Index

In the midst of a turbulent international political landscape, the United Kingdom and United States are deemed major casualties of increasing corruption, according...

/ January 31, 2019

Shrinkflation and the Importance of Measured, Honest Analysis

Caution must always be exercised when making definitive statements about economic developments, something especially true of unwieldy, nationwide aggregations of trends in markets as large and diverse as consumer goods. Headlines such as...

/ January 24, 2019

Responding to Tech Giants

Despite the rapid development of tech giants since the turn of the millenium, there has also been interesting discussion of their ability to sustain such impressive growth. This year, Apple iPhone sales declined for ....

/ January 17, 2019
Economic Sentiment Index

Economic Sentiment Index

The European Commission has tempered expectations and pointed out that the index itself remains at an overall high level and other indicators, such as industrial capacity utilisation, remain well above their average level over....

/ January 10, 2019