As the Five Star Movement and the League step in, economists fear that a false step could send the deficit spiralling
Italy’s new government has a loose collection of contradictory policies that, if implemented, will quickly unravel.
That is the view of the senior economist who, until Friday, was on track to become Italy’s finance minister in the government of experts commissioned by the country’s president.
Libby Cantrill is the head of Public Policy at PIMCO. In addition to coordinating the firm’s response to policy issues and analyzing political events for the firm’s investment committee, she is a member of the firm’s Americas portfolio committee. She is also a founding member of PIMCO Parents, an initiative focused on supporting parents and…
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The international trade secretary criticises the US for imposing new duties on steel and aluminium.
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Friday’s hardware failure left card holders across Europe unable to pay for their purchases.
Restaurant chain Buffalo Wild Wings apologises for ‘awful’ posts after its Twitter account is hacked.
Employees have quit over Project Maven, aimed at improving the precision of US drone strikes.