Tag: USA

US Presidents' Relative Economic Performance

Chart of the Week: Week 3, 2017: US Presidents’ Relative Economic Performance

In this inauguration week, the ERC is looking back at the last six US presidents and the state of US economics during their terms.

/ January 19, 2017
US Trade in Goods with China

Chart of the Week: Week 50, 2016: US Trade in Goods with China

The chart demonstrates the extent to which the two countries’ economies are intertwined and the enormity of the US trade deficit with China, which has only increased in the last two decades.

/ December 8, 2016
Damon de Laszlo

October 2016

For the last twenty years, we have been living in a period during which a generation has forgotten that debt has to be paid down and debt destruction, often discussed and experienced in the last century, has been forgotten about....

/ October 20, 2016
Damon de Laszlo

September 2016

Like a drug, increasing QE is less and less effective.  The actions of the Bank of England post-Brexit are for this reason extremely worrying and will cause many more problems down the road for banking...

/ September 14, 2016