China’s currency manipulation

Most economists agree that China is a currency manipulator. In August 2019, the Chinese joined the likes of Japan, South Korea and Germany on the illustrious list of nations for who the US have designated currency manipulators. This came after the Chinese Yuan sank to a ten-year low to the US dollar after the formerContinue reading “China’s currency manipulation”

The poor state of the UK economy

The post-recession economic recovery in the UK has been far from great. The coronavirus outbreak hit the British economy harder than most, with GDP falling 12% in 2020 – the third largest contraction in the G20. GDP in six of the twenty G20 nations is now above pre-pandemic levels; at the same time, the UKContinue reading “The poor state of the UK economy”