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By Diane Coyle - Aug 16,2022
CAMBRIDGE  —  Ask any economist whether competition is always a good thing, and the answer will be a resounding yes.
By Diane Coyle - Jun 12,2022
CAMBRIDGE  —  Starting in the 1980s, transnational production enabled the expansion of global trade and low prices for goods, contributing significantly to economic growth.
By Diane Coyle - Feb 23,2022
CAMBRIDGE  —  The recent publication of the UK government’s Leveling Up White Paper is a significant event.
By Diane Coyle - Dec 20,2021
CAMBRIDGE — How should we measure economic success? Criticisms of conventional indicators, particularly gross domestic product, have abounded for years, if not decades.
By Diane Coyle - Oct 16,2021
CAMBRIDGE — In the period leading up to the 2008 global financial crisis, a few prescient voices warned of potentially catastrophic systemic instability. In a famous 2005 speech, Raghuram G.
By Diane Coyle - Aug 08,2021
CAMBRIDGE — In his elegiac memoir The World of Yesterday, which he wrote while in exile from the Nazis, the Austrian writer Stefan Zweig observed that most people cannot comprehend the prospect of catastrophic changes in their situation.
By Diane Coyle - Jun 06,2021
CAMBRIDGE — One of the economic challenges facing all Western governments in these uniquely testing times is how to redress geographic inequalities that have emerged over several decades.
By Diane Coyle - Dec 04,2020
CAMBRIDGE — This has been a brutal year, with the COVID-19 pandemic forcing governments around the world to close down many aspects of normal everyday life while supporting workers and businesses with extraordinary emergency measures.
By Diane Coyle - Oct 18,2020
CAMBRIDGE — In a 1996 lecture entitled “Big Bills Left on the Sidewalk”, the late Mancur Olson made a powerful observation: an individual from a poor country, say, Haiti, who migrates to a richer country like the United States immediately becomes vastly more productive and earns
By Diane Coyle - Aug 24,2020
CAMBRIDGE — Big Tech is back in the spotlight, and not in a good way.



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