- Farewell to the Euro?
The euro itself is at risk, because the countries in crisis have, in recent years, been running the eurozone’s monetary printing presses overtime.
- Oil's Upward March
Higher prices will ration global oil demand, but only after a period of economic pain in some regions around the world.
- The EU Budget's Outsize Political Role
Why not give countries and regions full freedom in choosing their objectives, rather than imposing some unnecessary or irrational criterion to fix the maximum number?
- Can Food Prices Be Stabilized?
Export restrictions in producing countries and price controls in importing countries both serve to exacerbate the magnitude of the world price upswing, owing to the artificially reduced quantity that is still internationally traded.