Tag: The Global Economy

Stopping the stimulus, part one

The global economy is like an electrified cobweb The global economy is like an electrified cobweb; all the strands of silk are dependent on one another. It is, if anything, the epitome of codependency. Since the Great Crash of 2008, we all have a better understanding of the relationship between the world’s economies. That is… Read more »

When to be cautiously optimistic, and when not to

To embrace risk, you must embrace an almost-sickening amount of optimism In the ongoing saga of the global economy, FedEx – the world’s second largest package-delivery company – has made some policy changes, suggesting that the economy and in particular, the U.S. economy, isn’t on the road to complete recovery. Although profits for FedEx this… Read more »