Climate change is considered by many to be the greatest challenge in modern history. As global temperatures increase, countries are faced with numerous natural disasters, including severe droughts, floods, cyclones, heatwaves, wildfires, and rising sea-levels.
US voters will go to the polls in early November for the critical midterm elections that will determine the composition of the next US Congress. In this article, we bring to you all you need
Let’s start with the big picture on interest rates. 90 central banks around the world have raised interest rates. This week, Indonesia, Norway, Philippines, Switzerland, Taiwan and the Bank of England all raised rates along
Quick Intro The passage of the massive, and erroneously named, Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) is a milestone in the US fight against climate change. The stunning change in policy direction by Sen. (D, WV) Joe Manchin
Key takeaway: Given the inability of central banks to accurately assess risks, one must question their ability to manage policy in a manner that produces a soft landing or avoids a global recession. Our belief
On Wednesday, the US Federal Reserve raised its short-term interest rates by 75 basis points, to a range of 2.25% to 2.50% from a range of 1.5%-1.75%, their highest level since December 2018. If you’ve been following
As we prepare for the USMidterms, I'm thinking more about #2024 & what I'd advise the next US president. The one key area I would tell her/him, get rid of as many current Federal Reserve
A Myriad of Changes in a Disrupted World The plastics industry is one that is highly dependent on energy and water for its operation. Both climate change, and the related weather and drought impacts, as well
Since it’s been a one-way street negative market narrative during the recent sell-off, I thought it may be helpful to put down a list of positives and negatives on the economy and markets. Despite what
There is a lot of market discussion about an upcoming recession caused by the Federal Reserve tightening monetary policy as they attempt to combat the scourge of a dual supply chain and commodity-driven inflation spike.