Our Economy and the World Issue 309


This week’s issue of includes:

Key Global and Regional Developments over the Past Week

  • Reuters: German inflation remains high at start of year
  • Bloomberg: Villeroy pushes back against ‘overreaction’ on ECB rate bets
  • Bloomberg: France to tighten oversight of tax evasion and welfare fraud
  • BBC: Russia’s economy shrinks by less than expected

Special Analysis 

  • World Bank: Global Economic Prospects

Developments in Financial and Commodity Markets in the Past Week

  • Reuters: Oil drops 3% as high inflation risks stoke demand worries
  • CNBC: European stocks close lower as markets await latest Fed minutes