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Le Figaro: United Kingdom: tax increases to finance “whatever the cost”

Dr Kamiar Mohaddes, University Senior Lecturer in Economics & Policy, comments on UK’s Budget in Le Figaro. “Despite vaccine rollout in advanced economies, this health crisis is far from over as the global economy is facing the biggest shock since…

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Quartz: What Dr. Martens’ IPO journey says about London’s financial future

Dr David Chambers, Invesco Reader in Finance at Cambridge Judge Business School, comments on post-Second World War economic growth in the UK and elsewhere in Europe. “European economies in general, including industry, had a boom period after World War II,”…

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COVID-19 economic impact

The coronavirus pandemic will likely reduce real world GDP by three per cent by the end of 2021 below pre-crisis predictions, says new paper co-authored by Dr Kamiar Mohaddes of Cambridge Judge. Kamiar Mohaddes The coronavirus pandemic will likely reduce…

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Fox Business: Jeff Bezos spends almost $800M on Earth fund

A paper on the long-term economic losses associated with climate change by Dr Kamiar Mohaddes, University Senior Lecturer in Economics & Policy at Cambridge Judge Business School, covered by Fox News. The study suggests that at least 7 per cent…

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World Economic Forum: The economic consequences of Covid-19: Why no country is immune

An article the economic consequences of Covid-19 co-written by Dr Kamiar Mohaddes, University Senior Lecturer in Economics & Policy at Cambridge Judge Business School. The global recession is likely to be long lasting, with no country escaping the impact of…

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Scientific American: Our planet, our choice

A study on on the macroeconomic effects of climate change co-authored by Dr Kamiar Mohaddes, University Senior Lecturer in Economics & Policy at Cambridge Judge Business School, covered in Scientific American' August issue. The study says that “financial suffering as…

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West to East

State-directed capitalism rather than trade imbalance is the real US worry about China, Michael Kitson tells the Risk Summit of the Centre for Risk Studies. The state-directed nature of Chinese capitalism that allows longer-term investments is likely of greater concern…

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Dangers of de-globalisation

Worrying signs of a knee-jerk reaction to COVID-19, says Peter Williamson, Honorary Professor of International Management. There are worrying signs of a knee-jerk reaction to the coronavirus pandemic, a spasm toward protectionism, nationalism and the abandonment of international cooperation. This is clearly the wrong approach. …

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Newsweek: Iran faces fourth crisis in oil crash amid U.S. sanctions, coronavirus and protests

Dr Kamiar Mohaddes, University Senior Lecturer in Economics & Policy at Cambridge Judge Business School, comments about the role of coronavirus, U.S. sanctions, and the slowdown in oil markets on the Iranian economy. Kamiar says that sanctions “have limited exports…

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Fox News: Extreme weather could cause a massive economic recession ‘like we’ve never seen before’

A study co-authored by Dr Kamiar Mohaddes, University Senior Lecturer in Economics & Policy at Cambridge Judge Business School, is quoted in the article. The study says that "virtually all" nations will be negatively affected by climate change by 2100…

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