Smallpox was the first vaccination to change the world – now we have a new opportunity to improve our lives
3rd April 2021 by

Chart 1: Increased life expectancy led to a dramatic increase in GDP/capita The pandemic has reminde...

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COP 26 set to accelerate development of the 15-minute city
28th March 2021 by

One of the good things to happen in the pandemic over the past year is that ‘cooking has becom...

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Circular economy set to replace today’s broken global supply chains
21st March 2021 by

The Great Freeze in Texas has confirmed once again the problems with today’s global supply cha...

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China’s dual circulation policy aims to reduce debt reliance
14th March 2021 by

Every now and then, people wake up to the fact that debt is only good news when it adds to growth. O...

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Rising US interest rates, US$ and oil prices set to pressure financial markets
7th March 2021 by

Everyone who has ever played the Beer Distribution Game on a training course knows what is happening...

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Weak demand – and the illusion of a return to “normal”
28th February 2021 by

My new interview with Real Vision focuses on the major changes underway in the economy. Our analysis...

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UK set to take hard line on EU trade under David Frost
21st February 2021 by

The Brexit debate has always been about politics, not economics.  So it was no surprise that Decemb...

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Iran highlights OPEC’s dilemma on output cuts
14th February 2021 by

Saying you “won’t do something” may stop you digging a bigger hole for yourself. B...

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Smartphone sales highlight new trends in consumer markets
7th February 2021 by

Smartphone markets continue to provide early warning of the major changes taking place in consumer m...

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EU focuses on a sustainable and circular plastics system
31st January 2021 by

“The challenges posed by plastics are to a large extent due to the fact that our production and co...

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