We talk about it every day, growth, or rather recession lately. According to the politicians, a good president is a president who will have mandated during a good phase of growth. By hammering it, one would end up thinking that the balance of a country resides only on that point. Some explanations Before going into … Read more Growth: is it a good indicator of a country’s economic situation?
For more than three years now, the West has been in crisis. Faced with this, the political agents, agreeing rather little on the means, put in place different strategies to face it. Reform of the financial system, economic recovery, and now widespread rigor. Much praise and criticism from each party, however few objective findings. The … Read more Have remedies for the crisis really been effective?
Already last year, the European states rebelled against the repercussions caused by the brutal lowering of the ratings of the Mediterranean countries. Today, we thought the storm was over, but as we all know, recently Standard & Poor’s did not let go of the United States. Why is the note of sovereign states so important? … Read more Do the rating agencies run the world?
Nobody will be able to ignore the social movements of the North African countries and the Middle East. Whether it is Tunisia, Egypt or Libya, authoritarian regimes are giving way to democracies. Okay, but what economic impacts? The main malaise is located mainly in the oil countries. It is hard to deny the importance of … Read more What consequences on the price of a barrel?