Keith Wade

17FEB 2017


The story of the global economy in February 2017

In this month's economic infographic we illustrate the threat to global growth posed by rising inflation and Trump's "America first" policies, as well as political risk in Europe.


31JAN 2017


TalkingEconomics - The world economy shrugs off uncertainty… for now

Concerns about the impact of Brexit and President Donald Trump’s populist policies on growth have been swept aside and growth forecasts are now likely to be upgraded

27JAN 2017


US ended 2016 on high note (despite the GDP figures)

US GDP growth cooled in Q4 but underlying trends remain solid.

20JAN 2017


The story of the global economy in Jan 2017

In this month's infographic our economics team reflect on 2016, a year in which the underdogs bit back. They look at what 2016 will be remembered for and the lessons learned, and then look ahead to 2017 and the issues that will likely dominate investors' minds.

04JAN 2017


TalkingEconomics - 2016 review: The underdogs bite back

Political upheaval and the need for ongoing support from central banks dominated global economic headlines in 2016, but what lessons have we learnt and what can we expect in 2017?



21DEC 2016


The story of the global economy in 2016

In this month's economic infographic we look back at a tumultuous 2016 which began with inflation worries and ended with geopolitical risks in Europe and the US.

15DEC 2016


The story of the global economy in December 2016

In this month's infographic we investigate global growth and the risks presented by a Trump presidency, how higher inflation could dent European growth and why emerging markets continue to push onwards and upwards.


17NOV 2016


November 2016 Economic Infographic

In this month's infographic our economists investigate globalisation and ask is it in crisis? They look at whether China's problems are building and if deflation or inflation should be of greater concern to investors.

09NOV 2016


60 seconds on Trump's potential economic impact

In this video, Keith Wade discusses some of the potential economic implications of Donald Trump's presidential election victory.

09NOV 2016


Trump victory: after initial boost, weaker growth and higher inflation likely

Donald Trump's victory in the US presidential election could lead to trade wars, with tariffs likely to rise.