Economy & Politics Archive
When politics are sound and efficient, strong economies usually follow. But when they’re chaotic and ineffective, economic growth is constrained. Conversely, economic downturns often lead to political upheaval, while times of strong economic growth foster political stability.
For a perfect example, just consider how political incompetence factored into the global economic meltdown of 2008. And then look at the political turmoil that followed as a result. We’re still suffering the consequences. The stories below explore this complex relationship.
Our Publisher, Robert Williams, just sat down with The Oxford Club’s Investment Director, Alexander Green, to discuss his compelling new book. Alex is one of the greatest minds in finance, as his track record proves. The book, An Embarrassment of… More »