Tag: Global Economy
Q&A: Recession returns in Britain and Europe
The dreaded ‘double-dip recession’ is upon us. To the surprise of most economists, new figures have shown that the UK economy is once more shrinking. We take a look at what that might mean.
Italy sucks world toward winter of recession
The sick man of Europe is even worse off than first thought – and countries around the world are bracing for a new freeze. But some unorthodox thinkers can’t wait for a recession.
Global warnings as economy enters ‘danger zone’
The heads of the World Bank, the IMF and the US Federal Reserve have all issued grim financial forecasts. Governments are running out of options and the markets are full of fear.