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    April 4, 2019
    (6:37 min)

    RMB bond index inclusion and its impact

    April 1st marked an important milestone of China’s financial market as Chinese Yuan denominated bonds will be included in the Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate Bond Index. Linan Liu, Greater China Rates & FX Strategist, discusses how its inclusion will affect China’s domestic market, the Yuan and why it makes sense for global investors to invest in RMB bonds.
    March 25, 2019
    (12:21 min)

    Is the Phillips Curve Dead or is It Just Hibernating?

    Is the Phillips Curve Dead or is It Just Hibernating? Listen to Peter Hooper, Global Head of Economic Research, reviewing his paper presented at the 2019 US Monetary Policy Forum. The paper addresses the Phillips curve in the US, which predicts that when unemployment drops inflation will rise due to competition for labour and higher wages.
    March 5, 2019
    (14:41 min)

    Tough race to the top of the European Commission

    Kevin Körner, Senior Economist, discusses how the outcome of the EU elections and the composition of the new Parliament will significantly influence the nomination and election of the next President of the European Commission (EC). The election of the Commission President will be particularly challenging this year for three reasons.
    February 4, 2019
    (30:03 min)

    What the history of populism can teach us today

    Jim Reid, Global Head of Fundamental Credit Strategy and Thematic Research, explores how unique events, waves of populism and social unrest have often occurred through history. As far back as the French Revolution, such episodes were regularly associated with economic crisis, concerns over national identity, and fundamental dissatisfaction at the governing class.