China’s slowdown continues. So does the US government shutdown. And what next for Brexit if the meaningful vote is knocked out of court, as expected? I talk to NAB’s Tapas Strickland.
The European economy seems to have found itself in sharp reverse, possibly heading into a continent-wide recession. Italy is already there, Greece has witnessed thousands leaving the country to find jobs, and the yellow vest protests show happy unhappy the French are. Then there’s Brexit, of course. In this edition of the Debunking Economics podcast, Phil Dobbie asks Prof Steve Keen how much we can blame the Euro for the perilous state of the European economy.
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Could it be that the ‘tremendous’ trade deal promoted by President Trump isn’t as great as he makes it sound? NAB’s Tapas Strickland on why the markets remain cautious. https://t.co/qReoHcd0wJ
Not so fast ...
Hearing from sources here- one government- #China leaders not yet accepted deal. Issues? 1) $50bln purchases hard target. Other #trade partners (Europe, LatAm) complain about what is seen as “reallocation of purchases”, could challenge Beijing at @wto.. https://t.co/e3fVGNr2Zk