The K@W Network:
Howard Butcher III Professor of Finance
The truth about trickle-down economics is that it’s a shallow way of trying to get at a very complicated question: How do tax cuts really play out in the economy?
As the U.K. prepares to negotiate terms for leaving the E.U., it is facing a shaky political base, a weakening economy and a lack of bargaining power.
Fresh elections could pave the way to peaceful co-existence for Spain and Catalonia -- although the social and economic impact of the standoff will likely continue well into the future.
Angela Merkel may have won a fourth term as chancellor of Germany, but she faces a tough road ahead due to gains by the far right and the tricky three-way[…]
As the economy seems to be finding solid footing, the U.S. Federal Reserve is looking to resume pre-Great Recession operations. Is it possible?