What will be the consequences for the financial markets of the Fed’s recent change in its communication strategy?
On February 14th, Oriol Aspachs, Javier García-Arenas and Oriol Carrera discussed the dossier “The future of financial conditions: a paradigm shift” at the Sociedad Económica Barcelonesa de Amigos del País (SEBAP), in the context of the #DebateAmicsPaís with CaixaBank Research. Watch the key messages of the talk in this video (available only in Catalan).
El economista jefe de CaixaBank Research explica qué factores influyeron en el debilitamiento generalizado de la economía global a finales de 2018 y principios de 2019, y cómo su evolución configurará el panorama económico del año en curso.
On December 19th, Enric Fernández, Oriol Aspachs and Clàudia Canals discussed “2019 Economic Outlook: Financial Conditions, Geopolitics and Populisms” at the Sociedad Económica Barcelonesa de Amigos del País (SEBAP), in the context the #DebateAmicsPaís with CaixaBankResearch. Watch the key messages of the talk in this video (available only in Catalan).
Hemos actualizado nuestras previsiones sobre la situación y perspectivas del sector turístico español para 2019. Las encontrarás en el nuevo Informe Sectorial del Turismo, cuyas claves resumimos en este vídeo.
The Spanish economy is at a turning point. Over the past few years, the economy has grown at relatively high rates, which in many cases came as a positive surprise to most analysts. However, the latest data suggest a certain easing of growth.
After Jair Bolsonaro’s victory in Brazil general elections, we analyze the main economic challenge the new government is facing: the delicate situation of its public finances. Video in Spanish.
2018 is not proving to be a good year for financial assets of the emerging economies. Javier Garcia-Arenas explains the recent financial upheaval in the emerging countries, the likelihood of contagion and their macroeconomic health. Video in Spanish.
Geopolitical risk has increased during the first few years of the 21st century. To what extent does geopolitics influence global growth? What do we expect in the the following months?
Central banks are facing the challenge of removing the extraordinary measures imposed during the financial crisis of 2007-2008 and the subsequent economic recession. In normal times, the Fed and the ECB would simply raise interest rates up to the desired level. However, monetary policy is currently in a rather unconventional cycle.