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From the President's Desk Global Recessions

Growing Economic Troubles in Europe
By Alan Beaulieu on October 19, 2023

Europe’s GDP (12-month moving average) is edging lower off a March 2023 record high. The second quarter of this year (three-month moving average) came in even with the year-ago level. The...

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Inflation Fears
By Alan Beaulieu on September 26, 2023

The headline demanded attention: “Inflation Coming In Hot” with a follow-on sentence about the “largest monthly increase since January” (bold in the original). All in all, the article is...

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From the President's Desk Great Depression

5 More Questions From the July Webinar About the 2030s Depression
By Alan Beaulieu on August 24, 2023

The following are viewer-submitted questions from our July 27 Executive Series Webinar, “2030s Great Depression Update.” The recording of the webinar is available here.

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From the President's Desk Global

Four Troubling Trends in China
By Alan Beaulieu on July 19, 2023

Things are changing in China, and, based on the four trends presented below, these changes are not for the better. China’s growth beginning in the 1970s was truly impressive as the country...

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From the President's Desk Global

Hong Kong Is Not Faring Well Under Tightened Chinese Control
By Alan Beaulieu on June 27, 2023

Hong Kong’s GDP and stock market have both been underperforming since before COVID-19.

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From the President's Desk Manufacturing

US Electricity Production Provides Safety and Potential
By Alan Beaulieu on May 18, 2023

Society and the economy are dependent on reliable electricity generation and distribution.

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