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28 February 2011 12:00 AM
Outlook In 2008, oil prices approached $150 per barrel. Shortly afterwards, the global economy collapsed. There were, of course, other problems at the time – an imploding US housing market, the beginnings of a securitisation crisis, the collapse of Lehman Brothers – but events three years ago nevertheless offer plenty of evidence that substantial changes in oil prices are big news for the global economy.
21 February 2011 12:00 AM
What's gone wrong? Why can't the experts on the Monetary Policy Committee see eye to eye?
07 February 2011 12:00 AM
31 January 2011 12:00 AM
Can debtor nations deliver austerity year after year or must creditor nations take some of the burden?
24 January 2011 12:00 AM
The US borrowed too much and invested it in real estate, but many US policymakers are keen to blame China
Stephen King: The British worker is suffering the pain of inflation – but in Ireland it's worse
17 January 2011 12:00 AM
04 January 2011 12:00 AM
Stephen King: Even if in one's fond imagination there was a golden age, life expectancy has never been greater
29 December 2010 12:00 AM
Outlook Many of you have by now discovered that surfing the internet can conjure up all sorts of interesting material. Being an economist, I try to ignore the more obvious temptations and focus instead on facts and figures.
20 December 2010 12:00 AM
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15 November 2010 12:00 AM
“Sell in May go away, buy again on St Leger Day” runs the old City saying.
The sort of name recognition enjoyed by the likes of Tesco or Barclays is not something BHP Billiton is ever going to achieve.
The one chart that shows how George Osborne is almost certainly going to be our next Prime Minister
The excuses your boss is most likely to believe when you call in sick
Bono's group has made more money from Facebook investment than from all his music
Three-year-old ultra-Orthodox Jewish children told 'the non-Jews' are 'evil' in worksheet produced by London school
Wikipedia rocked by 'rogue editors' blackmail scam targeting small businesses and celebrities
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don’t change Europe’s attitude to refugees, what will?
Tony Blair attacks Jeremy Corbyn's 'Alice In Wonderland' politics
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
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- 5 More than 11,000 Icelanders offer to house Syrian refugees to help European crisis