The dispute over tariffs could be a foreshadowing of something far worse. Emily Hohler reports.
When Donald Trump slashed taxes, pundits predicted doom. They should have known better, says Matthew Lynn.
If the trade war between the US and China worsens, both countries’ growth will suffer as they raise barriers against a wider range of goods and make it harder for foreign companies to gain footholds.
Will America’s west coast or China’s east win the battle for tech firm supremacy? It’s still all to play for, says Matthew Lynn.
Central bankers have huge influence on the markets. But their lack of conviction is leaving investors unsure about what to expect, says John Stepek.
Alan Greenspan, former head of the Federal Reserve, says the US economy is heading towards stagflation.
The odds of the US Federal Reserve having to raise US interest rates quickly are rising.
Will the Federal Reserve slay inflation? Given the mid-term elections in the US this year, it seems unlikely. That’s why you should make sure you own some gold.
Where the US economy leads, the world often follows. And right now, the US housing market is booming again. Here’s what that means for inflation and for you.
Light on news, heavy on insults – why did the fired FBI director write his book? Emily Hohler reports.
Big Business may be powerful, says Matthew Lynn. But when it comes to taking on the Big State, it will lose every time as Amazon will find out.