Tag: consumption

COVID 19: CFO Concerns

COVID-19: CFO Concerns

This economic crisis, as well as the virus, is truly novel- it is not caused by bursting financial bubbles, deficient demand or underutilised potential. Revenues that would normally come from the population producing, earning and

/ March 20, 2020
Happiness Index since 2015 of World's Largest Economies

Ten Largest Global Economies: Happiness Index since 2015

Out of the countries shown, the UK is perhaps the most confounding. Over the data period it has experienced significant political upheaval and societal division, centered around the Brexit vote. In 2016, the statistics suggest that Britain actually became happier...

/ August 22, 2019
Indian Consumption and Investment as a Percentage of GDP

Indian Consumption and Investment as a Percentage of GDP

With elections looming in April/May, the Modi administration has recently released an interim Union Budget proposing policies that offer a rebate to taxpayers earning up to 500,000 rupees (7000 USD), benefitting...

/ February 7, 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