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.
Judit Montoriol analyses how Spain’s external sector best reflects the deep transformation of Spanish economy in recent years: exports contribution to GDP has increased by nearly 10 points in just a decade, Spain’s trade balance is currently positive for the fifth consecutive year and tourism continues to enjoy an excellent health.
After several years of relatively moderate growth in international trade, 2017 saw a substantial rise. Will this growth trend continue or is it merely temporary?
Presenting the second edition of the CIBI (2017), one of the initiatives promoted by CaixaBank to advise companies wishing to diversify their business abroad, including a new interactive tool to customise searches.
¿Son favorables las perspectivas económicas para 2018? ¿Qué crecimiento esperamos desde CaixaBank Resarch? ¿Cuáles son los principales riesgos?
El crecimiento de la productividad se ha desacelerado de manera considerable a nivel global, a pesar de los espectaculares avances tecnológicos que estamos viviendo en la actualidad. Lo explicamos en el resumen de la presentación en rueda de prensa del dossier “Cambio tecnológico y productividad” del IM02/2018.
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