Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics: Phil Gramm and Michael Solon Edition

The popular aphorism that is commonly attributed to Mark Twain is a reminder that anyone.

Australia Q2 GDP Growth at 1.8%, While Household Savings Declines

The Australian economy expanded by 1.8% in the second quarter versus the previous year, compared.

Moody’s Sharply Revises Polish Growth Forecasts Higher

New York based credit rating agency Moody’s just said that its estimates of GDP growth.

Czech Growth Revised Upward to 4.7%

GDP growth in the Czech Republic in the April to June quarter was revised upward.

Q2 Italian Growth Improves While Spanish Growth Tapers

Italian economic growth came in at 1.5% from the previous year, in line with expectations,.

U.K. Manufacturing Activity Accelerates in August

The British economy has been dogged by a weak pound and weak consumer spending of.

U.S. Jobs Data Disappoint

The U.S. economy created 156,000 jobs in August versus a projection of 180,000. July payroll.

UK GDP Growth at 1.7%; Brexit Starting to Take Toll

The economy in the United Kingdom grew at an annualized rate of 1.7% in the.

French, German Factory Activity Exceed Expectations

Buttressing the case that the Eurozone is mending following years of uncertainty, the Purchasing Managers.

Aging Japan Puts a Strain on the Financial System

Japan’s population is shrinking and getting older, posing challenges to the nation’s financial system. How.