We look at the potential trade war between China and the US, who else could be affected and what the likely outcome might be.
After a long housing boom in Australia and Canada, some observers expect a sharp correction. Should this spark concern about the wider economic impact in these countries?
Quickview: Recent data confirm the US is late in the cycle and we maintain our forecast for a total of four interest rate hikes this year.
Forecasts for rates have suddenly shifted. We put five pressing questions about the future of monetary policy to senior economist Azad Zangana.
Trade tensions are rising between the US and China, with both sides having announced tariffs on certain imports from the other. We look at how this could impact the global economy.
Economic and Strategy Viewpoint
Trade wars, and how they might affect the US, emerging markets and Japan, are the focus of this month's viewpoint.
The 1960s are remembered for radical social reform, political upheaval and war. Often forgotten is that they were also a time of rising inflation – and in this they may hold disquieting lessons for us today.