The Weekly Economist

Fiscal policy: can government ever win?

While expansionary fiscal policies often mean more jobs and lower tax levels because of increased government spending, this can also...

Monetary Policy Transmission: What Could Go Wrong?

When ease-of-credit access policies are enacted, such as what the Bank of Botswana has been doing, structures should be in place to...

Inflation Surges as Global Economies Breathe Fire Post-Pandemic

To prevent prices spiraling out of control, a lot of this will depend on how long the accommodative monetary policy stance of the...