Tag: USA

Damon de Laszlo

May 2017

In the UK, the Prime Minister sprung a completely unexpected election. On analysis, it was called for understandable reasons, however, it was a brave move. The Prime Minister’s negotiating position...

/ May 23, 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
USA, EU28 and UK Inflation

Chart of the Week: Week 6, 2017: USA, EU28 and UK Inflation

The chart shows that in 2016 the HICP rate of inflation for all three parties rose above 1% for the first time in over 2 years.

/ February 16, 2017
US Trade with Mexico

Chart of the Week: Week 5, 2017: US Trade with Mexico

The chart shows that the US has been in trade deficit with Mexico since Clinton came to power, with George Bush Jnr presiding over the period with the largest deficit increase; around $29 billion.

/ February 9, 2017