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The trade war between Washington and Beijing, coupled with the impacts of January's government shutdown, threaten to slow the US economic juggernaut.
We now have conclusive proof that Europe is in an economic slump, and that two of its biggest economies are careering towards recession
Industrial production throughout the whole of the eurozone dropped sharply, pointing to only a glacial pace of growth at the end of 2018.
It looks like the UK has bounced back from its economic slump — but it is still headed for its worst year since the financial crisis
The British economy may finally have gotten itself out of the deep rut it entered at the end of 2017, but it still looks to be headed for its worst year since the financial crisis in terms of pure economic growth.
"The latest Turkish activity data suggest that the plunge in the lira since May, and the associated sharp tightening of financial conditions, has tipped the economy into recession," Capital Economics' Jason Tuvey wrote on Wednesday.
The prospect of a no deal Brexit reared its head again this week, as the government admitted it is stockpiling food and medicines in preparation for such an occurence, and Trade Minister Liam Fox said Britain should "leave without a deal" if one has not been secured by the end of the Article 50.
The pound could slump even further if Brexit talks break down or stall further, according to Capital Economics.
Paul Ashworth of Capital Economics isn't sure about Donald Trump's economic impact.
Oil prices will fall back over the next few months as the outcome of next month's unofficial meeting underwhelms market expectations, according to an economist.
Yes, there's a lot of debt in the world, said Michael Pearce at Capital Economics. But, no, it's not a problem.
Japan's Liberal Democrats' landslide victory will allow them to keep pushing fiscal stimulus instead of addressing much-needed structural reforms.