Chemicals and the Economy

Boom/Gloom Index suggests markets on the edge
9th August 2011 by

There’s “a 50% chance that the US could slide into a new recession“, according to ...

Feldstein says US recession “isn’t over”
17th December 2009 by

Harvard’s Prof Martin Feldstein is one of the very few economists who has correctly forecast t...

The blog was right on US GDP
31st July 2009 by

In May 2008, the blog aligned itself with Harvard’s Prof Martin Feldstein, who declared that t...

Revisions, revisions
31st July 2008 by

Statisticians love re-writing economic history. And a notable example of this has occurred today. US...