The Heavy Slab of Low Growth in Europe

The global economic slowdown is a palpable fact for the big economic blocs. All of them have cut growth estimates during this year, but we must highlight the specific case of Europe, which is positioned as the economic block with the lowest growth.

For this year, the IMF projects economic growth for the world of 3 %. Emerging and developing economies will grow by 3...

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Paradox in Europe: Wages, Productivity and Inflation Are Disconnected

Economic theory says that wages are linked to productivity, that is, that productivity improvements will be reflected in workers’ salary improvements and that wage pressures impact on high inflation rates.

But the truth is that in Europe it has been showing an interesting paradox to analyze in relation to wages, to the progress of productivity and inflation levels in recent years.

Salaries have in...

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China’s Steps to Reach Number One as a World Economic Power

Today, the United States and China are in the middle of a trade war with the mutual imposition of tariffs, initially driven by the Donald Trump government, whose ultimate goal is to avoid the bulky trade deficit of what is the world’s first economy with China.

But there is another basic war that is being fought, and it is that of China trying to snatch the United States the first place in terms of...

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