While US President Donald Trump is now being advised by a heterodox economist, the effects of the ongoing trade war with China may take time to become evident.
US President Donald Trump's war of words with China over trade tariffs may have been vandalous, but could yet prove somewhat productive.
The World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in the Swiss resort town of Davos has become a bit like the Academy Awards but it remains important for the Australian economy, writes Richard Holden.
Cryptocurrencies could lead to significant losses in tax revenue, write Richard Holden and Anup Malani.
The odds are that we get through 2018 without war, mass capital flight, or a housing crash. But all the risks are medium probability, warns Richard Holden, and the consequences could be dire.
Troubling borrowing and lending markers in the Australian housing market suggest that the lessons from the US mortgage meltdown have not been learned, writes Richard Holden.
Australia continues to see mixed signals across different aspects of the economic spectrum, writes Richard Holden.
Business conditions aren't translating to confidence, despite growing profits and jobs, writes Richard Holden.
The Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences has been awarded to Richard Thaler, an excellent choice that reflects an important shift in economics over the last three decades, Richard Holden writes.
The market welcomed statements from the US Federal Reserve and the RBA, but there isn't much to be happy about.