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Carmen M. Reinhart
By Carmen M. Reinhart - May 22,2019
CAMBRIDGE — The stubbornness of inflation continues to challenge and mystify central bankers worldwide.
By Carmen M. Reinhart - Nov 13,2018
CAMBRIDGE — Over the past 15 years, China has fuelled one of the most dramatic and geographically far-reaching surges in official peacetime lending in history.
By Carmen M. Reinhart - Apr 02,2018
CAMBRIDGE — More than a decade ago, I undertook a study together with Graciela Kaminsky of George Washington University and Carlos Végh, now the World Bank’s chief economist for Latin America and the Caribbean, examining more than 100 countries’ fiscal policies for much of the po
By Carmen M. Reinhart - Nov 01,2017
Booms and busts in international capital flows and commodity prices, as well as the vagaries of international interest rates, have long been associated with economic crises, especially — but not exclusively — in emerging markets.The “type” of crisis varies by time and place.
By Carmen M. Reinhart - Aug 02,2017
Gabriel Garcia Márquez, the Nobel laureate novelist most famous for “One Hundred Years of Solitude”, was native to Colombia.
By Carmen M. Reinhart - Jul 16,2017
US President Donald Trump’s administration has now released its budget plans for fiscal year 2018.Among the details provided in the document, titled America First — A Budget Blueprint to Make America Great Again, are projections for the expected path of gross federal debt as a pe
By Carmen M. Reinhart - Apr 15,2017
Since the end of World War II, the United States’ share in world GDP has fallen from nearly 30 per cent to about 18 per cent.Other advanced economies have also experienced sustained declines in their respective slices of the global pie.
By Carmen M. Reinhart - Mar 08,2017
Until the global financial crisis of 2008-2009, deflation had all but disappeared as a concern for policymakers and investors in the advanced economies, apart from Japan, which has been subject to persistent downward pressure on prices for nearly a generation.
By Carmen M. Reinhart - Jun 04,2016
Argentina recently emerged from nearly 15 years of the most litigious sovereign default in modern times, if not ever.
By Carmen M. Reinhart - Apr 25,2016
The meeting of G-20 finance ministers and central bank governors in Washington, DC last week concluded on a sour note.



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