Political Turbulence

Viewing economic outcomes as divorced from politics risks serious misunderstanding and virtually ensures regulatory failure.

Three Economic Surprises to Watch for in 2017

Institute Governing Board member Anatole Kaletsky argues that the Trump Administration’s policies will boost inflation and spur interest-hikes as well as a stronger dollar more rapidly than many expect, but that the European Union’s economy is on the mend Read more

The Geopolitics of Populism

The big question in Asian countries right now is what lesson to take from Donald Trump’s victory in the United States’ presidential election, and from the United Kingdom’s Brexit referendum, in which British voters opted to leave the European Union. Unfortunately, the focus is not where it should be: geopolitical change. Read more