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Gold’s mystery rally baffles analysts

Hopes of US rate cuts alone are unlikely to have driven latest leg higher, say strategists

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Risks grow for investors as a new economic framework emerges

Policies to address issues such as climate change and national security are piling up without a coherent strategy

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Business school teaching case study: how electric vehicles pose tricky trade dilemmas

How should western policymakers use subsidies and tariffs to encourage drivers to switch? Probe the arguments with this ‘instant teaching case study’

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What the birth of the spreadsheet teaches us about generative AI

When the spreadsheet launched in 1979, it was a bewildering piece of software. People had no idea what they were looking at. A computer screen, filled with a grid of numbers? As Keith Houston explains in his new history of the pocket calculator, Empire of

logo.png  By NB  Mar 8, 2024