Wednesday, 28 September, 2022
TopicGlobal Economy

Topic: Global Economy

Global middle class will grow by three times by 2030. Digital economy to the rescue

From the future of work to customer experience, digital economies are all about using the latest technology to do what you already do—but better.

Global food protectionism trend may aggravate inflation

Export restrictions harm importing countries and farmers in the producing nations by denying them a market.

Global economic growth rate in region by Dr Yasam Ayavefe

The global economy is facing both Covid and inflation, forcing governments to take new measures. Until most of the world’s population is vaccinated, the recovery will be uneven.

Wheat price surges to all-time high as Russian invasion cuts off supplies from Ukraine

Ukraine and Russia together account for over a quarter of global trade of wheat. The war has closed major ports in Ukraine, and severed logistics and transport links.

How to make sense of market forecasts in wartime

It's not the responsibility of Wall Street to come out with better forecasts. The responsibility is on the end users to spend a few hours digging into the research.

Here’s why Covid-19 and climate change could be an end to economics as we know it

The onset of the pandemic had kicked off speculation about how it might reshape the ways economies behave, maybe even ushering in a distinct period.

To expand India’s strategic autonomy, we need to get back to high growth economy fast

India needs to integrate with the global economy. But first, it must become the engine of growth for the entire sub-continent.

IMF says US, China remain vital engines of growth in global economy despite slowing momentum

Ahead of the release of the updated World Economic Outlook next week, IMF MD Kristalina Georgieva says she now expects growth to moderate slightly this year.

Global economy to rebound strongly but emerging, developing nations will struggle: World Bank

World Bank warns of substantial uncertainty beyond 2021. Growth in low-income nations is expected to be the second-slowest of the past 20 years, held back by lack of access to vaccines.

India’s Covid crisis can push back the world’s economic recovery post-pandemic

If the leading powers fail to do everything they can to help out, India’s crisis will become a world crisis — for health and economy.

On Camera


Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and Yogendra Yadav at the Bharat Jodo Yatra | YogendraYadav/Facebook

‘Congress must die’, I said in 2019. What I meant then, and what’s changed now

At this juncture in history, you don't hold on to grudges. Following Paul Samuelson, I ask everyone: 'When the situation changes, I change my assessment. What about you, sir?'
The logo of the Adani Group is seen on the facade of one of its buildings on the outskirts of Ahmedabad | Reuters file photo

From ports to energy transition — Adani Group to invest over $100 billion in next decade

Speaking at Forbes Global CEO Conference in Singapore, Adani said the group intends to do more as a solar player & has earmarked 70% of the investment for the energy transition space.


Parts of Iranian made 'suicide' drone Shahed-136 after being shot down by the Ukrainian military | Reuters

All about Shahed-136, Iran’s ‘kamikaze’ drone that Russia is using to strike Ukraine

Over the past few days, Russia has hit multiple targets using these Iranian-supplied drones—including civilian structures and amenities—leading to the death of several Ukrainians.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

AAP’s filling a big vacuum in Indian politics. Question is how long it can sustain without ideology

If you find admiration for AAP qualified, if not muted among many of the Modi-BJP’s critics, it is because they question it for its lack of ideological clarity. Especially on secularism.