Economics

Jan
07
Beyond 2020: The Great Bifurcation

Beyond 2020: The Great Bifurcation

Recessions tend to be levellers, but the events of 2020 were perverse: Those already well-off gained in the chaos. The widening wealth inequality gap presents stark scenarios for how the future will play out.
11 min read
Aug
27
Analyzing the Effects of Negative Interest Rates Across Five Economies

Analyzing the Effects of Negative Interest Rates Across Five Economies

Negative interest rates are an extreme form of monetary policy intended to stimulate inflation or defend a currency peg. Five economies have experienced such conditions and their experiences give lessons towards the effectiveness of such strategies.
12 min read
Jun
14
Do Economic Moats Still Matter?

Do Economic Moats Still Matter?

What are economic moats and how are they constructed? Some argue that they are a necessity to retain market position, while others see them as negative and uncreative.
11 min read