The year has not started well for global financial markets. Undoubtedly, one reason that stocks have slumped is that the United States Federal Reserve under Janet Yellen has started to raise interest rates and signaled that more hikes are coming.

The hawkish stance of Ms. Yellen’s Fed not only risks derailing the U.S. economy and throwing it back into recession, but it could also exacerbate the tensions observable for some time within what we have called the “dollar bloc.”

For the past six months, Ms....

Unlock the report
8.95 EUR
 
Secure, instant payment by credit card or bank transfer
 Lars Christensen
According to this theory, if unemployment drops, inflation will rise. The difficulty, however, is that even as the U.S. unemployment rate declines, there has been virtually no evidence of accelerating wage growth. Meanwhile, annual inflation remains significantly below the Fed’s 2 percent target
read more about it in the report
Who will benefit?
  • Report is targeted to the decision makers in cross country manufacturing – suppliers, manufacturers, logistics.
  • Also considered useful for the administrative university facilities, to better understand the possibe effects of current decisions.
By clicking "I Agree" below, you acknowledge that you accept our Privacy Policy and Terms and conditions. Feel free to check out our policies anytime for more information.
I agree