How is the race to succeed Angela Merkel at the helm of the CDU, Germany’s largest party, shaping up?
The centre-right CSU and the centre-left SPD lost the state election in Bavaria. This spells some trouble for Angela Merkel’s CDU/CSU-SPD coalition in Berlin.
Five Star leader Di Maio still has not learned that comments which may go down well during an election campaign can easily backfire for a senior politician in office.
UK politicians should not overrate the current attempt by the EU27 to be nice to Theresa May.
How Turkey’s central bank plans to regain market confidence that it will eventually hit its 5% inflation target again remains a mystery.
German fiscal bliss: Debt to GDP ratio can fall to 60% this year.
Contagion from the Turkish crisis to other emerging markets is not widespread.
What the Erdogan government must do if it wants to avoid a “cold Turkey” economic shock.
It may take a further rise in Italian bond yields to remind the populist government’s leaders in Rome that their room for maneuver to operate with more debt is very limited.