Alex Ohm

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A Tale of Two Theories

Global growth continues to disappoint, with the IMF once again downgrading its forecast for this year. Is "secular stagnation" the cause, or is the …

Inflation, the Fed, and the Big Picture

Inflation was the theme of this year’s international conference of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. But, while policymakers are right to …

The Art of Capital Flight

For emerging-market investors, art has become a critical tool for moving and hiding wealth, which has been a major factor in the spectacular rise in …

Economists vs. Economics

Criticism of economics – for hubris, neglect of social goals beyond incomes, excessive attention to formal techniques, or failure to predict major …

The World When the Fed Raises Rates

This year, for the first time since 2007, every advanced economy in the world is growing – including America’s. And that means that the Federal …

China’s Forex Follies

China 2% devaluation of its currency last month was no earth-shattering event, but financial markets responded as if a meteorite had struck them. The …