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Four challenges the world economy faces post COVID-19

Former Governor of the Bank of England Lord King discusses his views on challenges facing the world economy following COVID-19 in the latest Pembroke Speaker Series lecture, organised by Pembroke College, Cambridge, and Cambridge Judge Business School. University of Cambridge…

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Four challenges the world economy faces post COVID-19.

Receive News: What is the gig economy? Jobs, applications and platforms explained

Thomas Roulet, Associate Professor of Organisational Theory at Cambridge Judge Business School, comments in this article about gig economy. The gig economy is a developing sphere and the global economy is expected to grow to $455 billion by 2023, article…

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Business Because: What is the gig economy? Jobs, apps & platforms explained

Gig economy companies like Uber, Deliveroo, and Airbnb have made purchasing products and services quicker and simpler. But what is the gig economy? “The gig economy is for individual staff to act with responsibilities for customers through a platform that…

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The Guardian: Ukrainians could fill job vacancies in Britain, if only they could get visas

Home Office bureaucracy is depriving our economy of highly skilled workers, write Nick Greenberg, Shubham Agarwal, Vathuthita Techataratip, Jun Hatakeyama and Kate Halsted, a group of students (MBA 2021) at Cambridge Judge Business Schools, in a letter to The Guardian.…

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Financial Times: Letter – Why inflation is a chance to drive energy transition

Author Natalie Chapman, a student at Cambridge Judge Business School (MBA 2021), explains why inflation is a topic currently on everyone’s mind. UK inflation has hit a 40-year high of 9 per cent, leading to widespread speculation that a recession…

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Vancouver Sun: Queen balances personal with symbolic, creating an unmatched legacy in Canada

Professor Mauro Guillén, Dean of Cambridge Judge Business School, comments on monarchy legacy in Canada.  “There is an economic case to be made for the Royal Family because a greater proportion of monarchies are among the world’s richest countries”, Professor…

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The Telegraph: California’s heat dome poses unprecedented challenge for world’s fifth-biggest economy

Dr Kamiar Mohaddes, University Senior Lecturer in Economics & Policy at Cambridge Judge Business School, has spoken to The Telegraph about effects of climate change to advanced economies. He says economic growth is not only affected by higher temperatures, but…

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Governmental response

Fiscal measures totaling $14 trillion have proved effective in mitigating the pandemic's economic effects including in emerging markets, says paper co-authored by Dr Kamiar Mohaddes of Cambridge Judge. Dr Kamiar Mohaddes Fiscal policy measures taken around the world in response…

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Financial Times: The shifting fronts in the battle over EU trade policy

A study on global Covid-19 fiscal measures co-authored by Dr Kamiar Mohaddes, University Senior Lecturer in Economics & Policy at Cambridge Judge Business School, is featured in the Financial Times. The study says that fiscal measures totaling $14 trillion around…

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The Economic Times India: Degrowth will accelerate as consumers change- companies should adapt now

Thomas Roulet, University Senior Lecturer in Organisation Theory at Cambridge Judge Business School, comments on consumerism. Thomas says there are “clear trends showing how consumers in the West are now driving degrowth.” (subs) Read the full article []…

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