Worth a Read

Here are some articles which are quite interesting and thought provoking: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2012/08/30/no-we-dont-need-chinas-money-to-keep-deficit-spending/ http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/06/11/dealing-with-chermany/ http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/30/fear-of-china-syndrome/ http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/business/2010-03/20/content_9618147.htm http://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/america-s-other-87-deficits http://www.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,2086781_2086783_2086787,00.html http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-07-14/too-much-debt-means-economy-can-t-grow-commentary-by-reinhart-and-rogoff.html  

French Labour Inflexibility

This article shows the the extent of the French labour market inflexibility and as a result the uncompetitiveness of the French economy and may provide an explanation as to why it is falling behind compared with Northern European economies. Meanwhile UK unemployment falls again, despite economic output similarly falling, this will result in a fall Read more about French Labour Inflexibility[…]

Worth a Read

Here are some articles which are quite interesting and thought provoking: http://pwc.blogs.com/economics_in_business/2013/01/still-selling-england-by-the-pound.html http://www.thesundaytimes.co.uk/sto/business/Economy/article852277.ece http://www.voxeu.org/article/us-economic-growth-over http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/12/04/real-balance-effects-wonkish/ http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/03/27/wages-and-employment-yet-again/ http://www.princeton.edu/~pkrugman/nominal_wage.pdf ftp://ftp.ukc.ac.uk/pub/ejr/RePEc/ukc/ukcedp/1207.pdf http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/fandd/basics/current.htm