Tag: Germany

Global Government Bonds

Chart of the Week: Week 24, 2016: Global Government Bonds

Government bond yields in most advanced economies reached record lows this week, with ten year German bond yields entering negative territory for the first time ever.

/ June 15, 2016
Economic Confidence

Chart of the Week: Week 12, 2016: Economic Confidence

This week marks the fifth anniversary of the Economic Research Council's Chart of the Week.

/ March 23, 2016
Damon de Laszlo

December 2015

Apart from the normal and incalculable unknown unknowns, a possible debt explosion or a Putin play, 2016 is likely to see a steady improvement in the economic environment. 2 to 3% growth with near zero inflation is really quite benign....

/ December 22, 2015
International R&D Spending

Chart of the Week: Week 47, 2015: International R and D Spending

Spending on research and development has been comparatively low in the UK for some time, but it has decreased since the financial crisis.

/ November 25, 2015