Tag: Europe

Goldman: Uncertainty Now Rules Across Europe

Goldman: Uncertainty Now Rules Across Europe

“Growth outlook weakens on a Leave decision – we place our forecasts under review.” That’s how Goldman Sachs titled its portfolio strategy research report this morning after the results of the UK Referendum became apparent. Uncertainty Abounds After U.K. Elects […]

Britain Should Exit Keynesianism, Not Europe

Britain Should Exit Keynesianism, Not Europe

Britain Should Exit Keynesianism, Not Europe by Peter Diekmeyer, Sprott Money On the surface, the results of last night’s referendum mark a major turning point in Britain’s relationship with Europe. They are anything but. Tenuous evolving relations between the island […]

From Peerby To SnappCar: How Europe’s Sharing Economy Is Driven By Efficiency

From Peerby To SnappCar: How Europe’s Sharing Economy Is Driven By Efficiency

From Peerby To SnappCar: How Europe’s Sharing Economy Is Driven By Efficiency by [email protected] In a recent report, the European Commission potentially gave a boost to the sharing economy in the region by announcing that countries should give the green […]

Switzerland: The Champion Saver Of Europe

Switzerland: The Champion Saver Of Europe

Switzerland: The Champion Saver Of Europe by Armando Mombelli, SwissInfo.ch Public debt in non-EU Switzerland corresponds to barely 33% of gross domestic product (GDP), while the EU average is more than 85%. Yet almost every year the Swiss government comes […]

Why Have European Equities Underperformed US Peers?

Why Have European Equities Underperformed US Peers?

European Equities Underperformance – The main difference between European and US equity markets over the past decade is the massive underperformance by European equities competitor US peers. It isn’t just equity performance where European companies are struggling. European corporates are […]

On The Brink: How A Brexit Could Fracture A Fragile Europe

On The Brink: How A Brexit Could Fracture A Fragile Europe

On The Brink: How A Brexit Could Fracture A Fragile Europe by [email protected] Wharton’s Mauro Guillen discusses the potential impacts of a Brexit. British citizens are just days away from deciding whether England should exit the powerful European Union. The […]

Global Peace Index – Only 10 Counties Not At War

Global Peace Index – Only 10 Counties Not At War

Global Peace Index – Only 10 Counties Not At War by Institute for Economics and Peace Global Peace Index – Executive Summary This is the tenth edition of the Global Peace Index (GPI), which ranks 163 independent states and territories […]

Is Europe over?

Is Europe over?

Is Europe over? Anthony Pagden, University of California, Los Angeles In a few weeks, the British people will vote on whether to remain within the European Union. All economic indicators show that if the “Brexit” occurs, it will be a […]