Tag: policy

The Impact of Covid 19 on Global Growth Projections

The Impact of Covid 19 on Global Growth Projections

Researchers from Imperial College London predicting that ‘transmission will quickly rebound if interventions are relaxed.’. If this causes reintroduction of measures, then a double-dip recession looms. Indeed, should the spread of the virus maintain this pace, a sustained decline is

/ April 2, 2020
Covid 19: The Worst Hit Stocks vs Employee Numbers

COVID 19: The Fate of Airlines

On Wednesday the US Senate passed the Coronavirus Stimulus bill, with little time for scrutiny. This is perhaps unsurprising, given the scale and urgency of the health, social and economic crisis gripping the United States. Importantly for the current administration,...

/ March 27, 2020
Government & Household Debt v.s. Population Density

Chart of the Week: UK Government & Household Debt vs. GDP

Over the past 40 years, government debt as a proportion of GDP has predominantly remained in the 30%-50% range. This trend ended with the financial crisis, after which  government policy has been centered on reducing the debt to GDP ratio...

/ November 22, 2018
European Home Ownership vs Population Density

Chart of the Week: European Home Ownership vs Population Density

Considering that Germany has the lowest home ownership rate, relatively high population density and yet is acknowledged globally as one of the most prosperous European economies; their housing market...

/ November 15, 2018