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05OCT 2018

Will water become more valuable than oil?

Three experts argue whether or not water might one day be more expensive than the fuel that powers the global economy.

2018

MAY

10MAY 2018

Economics

Oil price hits highest level since 2014: what next?

The price of oil hit a three-and-a-half-year high after the US withdrew from a nuclear agreement with Iran. Our experts examine the impact and what might happen next.

2017

DECEMBER

13DEC 2017

Economics

Outlook 2018: Commodities

With global inflation forecast to pick up, is it time to add exposure to commodities, where fundamentals are improving and valuations are attractive?

JULY

14JUL 2017

Economics

The story of the global economy in pictures - July 2017

In this month's infographic, we take a look at the market's rise so far in 2017 and ask if there are signs of investor complacency.

2016

JANUARY

20JAN 2016

Watch/Listen

60 seconds with Rajeev De Mello on why lower oil prices could lift Asian economies

The dramatic fall in the cost of oil should help countries like India keep control of inflation, interest rates and fiscal policy and could boost economic growth, says Rajeev De Mello.

2015

SEPTEMBER

11SEP 2015

Economics

September 2015 Economic Infographic

In the latest economic infographic Schroders economists explore the effects of cheap oil and a strong dollar on the global economy and update their growth outlooks for the eurozone and the BRICs.

MAY

27MAY 2015

Economics

5 key themes shaping the global economy

Schroders Chief Economist Keith Wade sees five key themes shaping the macroeconomic landscape and supporting risk assets over the next year including energy prices, central bank monetary policy and the hunt for yield.