A World Out of Balance

As the coronavirus outbreak rips through the financial markets, can policymakers prevent the onset of a global recession?

Featured articles

  • An unbalanced world
    Steen Jakobsen looks at how coronavirus laid bare the fragility of our financial system and global economy.
  • Worst equity outlook since 2008
    Peter Garny says the S&P 500 could drop as low as 1,600 as global equities  struggle to “climb out of the darkness”.
  • The great reset is upon us
    John Hardy predicts the end of the global debt bubble and says we won’t see a market low until the USD tops out.
  • Commodities look to fiscal bazooka
    Ole Hansen delves into the impact of cornonavirus on the energy sector and looks at which commodities could benefit from the crisis.
  • Demographics: the missing piece
    Christopher Dembik discusses whether changing demographics will bring about the end of the secular bull market.
  • Get to the chopper
    Eleanor Creagh looks at how Covid-19 exposed systemic risks in global supply chains and asks whether it’s time to rethink diversification models.
  • China will be first out of the global storm
    China paved the way for a global slowdown, but will also lead the world out of it, predicts Kay Van-Petersen.

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