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By Mohamed A. El-Erian - May 15,2022
CAMBRIDGE — Big shocks to the global economy, such as Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, understandably capture the most attention. But a new worldwide pattern of “little fires everywhere” may be equally consequential for longer-term economic well-being.
By Mohamed A. El-Erian - Apr 26,2022
CAMBRIDGE — The International Monetary Fund’s revised World Economic Outlook (WEO) is sobering. It is rare for the organisation to revise down sharply its projections for economic growth just one quarter into the calendar year.
By Mohamed A. El-Erian - Mar 01,2022
CAMBRIDGE  —  A close friend who has been incredibly successful in his tech career once observed that an initial suboptimal decision is likely to lead to a series of subsequent bad decisions. Economists call this “multiple equilibria”.
By Mohamed A. El-Erian - Feb 05,2022
CAMBRIDGE — The start of 2022 has been marked by a deepening sense of unease, and not just within governments as they confront challenges relating to health, the economy, geopolitics and, in some cases, national and financial security.
By Mohamed A. El-Erian - Oct 21,2021
CAMBRIDGE — Inflation is now on the front page of newspapers around the world, and for good reason. Prices of more and more goods and services are increasing in a manner not seen for decades.
By Mohamed A. El-Erian - Sep 22,2021
CAMBRIDGE — A stream of recent data suggests that the global economy is showing signs of stagflation, that odd 1970s-style mixture of rising inflation and declining growth. Those who have noticed it, and there are still too few of them, fall into two broad camps.
By Mohamed A. El-Erian - Jul 07,2021
CAMBRIDGE — Economic-policy discussions in the eurozone, the United Kingdom, and the United States increasingly revolve around the question of when and how quickly central banks should pull back the uber-stimulus measures implemented last year in response to the COVID-19 pandemic
By Mohamed A. El-Erian - Apr 10,2021
CAMBRIDGE — An old joke about tricky trade-offs asks you to imagine your worst enemy driving over a cliff in your brand-new car.
By Mohamed A. El-Erian - Apr 04,2021
LAGUNA BEACH — President Joe Biden’s announcement that the US will have enough COVID-19 vaccines for every American by the end of May has contributed to a rising tide of optimism about the country’s economic prospects this year.
By Mohamed A. El-Erian - Mar 01,2021
LAGUNA BEACH  —  Recognising that “no one is safe until everyone is safe”, the G-7 recently announced additional steps to facilitate globally more “affordable and equitable access to vaccines, therapeutics, and diagnostics” to combat COVID-19.

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