We head into 2018 in a fairly optimistic mood. The current global economic upswing is more broadly based than any other since the global...

It is plausible that recent low volatility is the new and persistent norm, with economic surprises muted and downside risks in decline.

As a...

The UK launched its Industrial Strategy yesterday, seeking to tackle the UK’s pervasive slow productivity growth. Developing technical skills is...

Lost amid Europe’s political drama and recurrent euro doomsday scenarios is the fact that the Eurozone economy has a business cycle that is alive...

Economy would be 2% smaller than otherwise expected by end of 2020 - equivalent to a £16bn hit to GDP

With Theresa May’s UK Government struggling...

Businesses remain fearful over risks of major economic upsets that could trigger a global slowdown - despite the present upswing in world growth,...

Equity earnings cycles to power ahead – especially in underperforming Europe and EM markets

The world economy is evidently in the midst of what...

Ten years on from the global financial crisis, and eyes are peeled for triggers for a new world economic upheaval.  And chief among the prime...

How closely linked is your disposable income to your overall wellness? Does sleep impact your quality of life? What about spending time outdoors...

What will the highways of the world look like in five or 10 years’ time and what will this mean for the future of the automotive industry, not to...

How Finance Leadership Pays Off

Posted by Thought Leadership on Oct 18, 2017 6:14:50 PM

The demands of the global and digital economy have multiplied the finance function’s core responsibilities. At the same time, CFOs are expected...

Global Infrastructure Outlook to 2040

Posted by Oxford Economics on Jul 25, 2017 10:23:05 AM

 

A well-functioning, modern infrastructure is central to economic development and to quality of life. From the roads and railways needed to...

The economic impact of the US elections

With the US presidential elections less than two months away, our economists have taken a close look the...

Recent years have seen startling growth in the reach of mobile technology. Such growth has been truly ‘global’ with vast investment in mobile...

New: Exchange rate forecasts

Posted by Oxford Economics on Feb 27, 2017 3:25:00 PM

We are pleased to announce our new Exchange Rate Service. The Exchange Rate Service provides access to five-year forecasts of annual exchange...