Social Democrats always make the same mistake: they try to move right and take votes from conservative parties – and it eventually ends in tears. Spain already has two conservative parties. They hardly need a third. Social Democrats have a second quality: they never learn from their mistakes.
The current inflation is transitory and a result of the Corona disruptions. That said these same disruptions appear to be returning, so this is long from over. Read here
Berlin debates how to deal with BRICS’ increase in influence. The group admits six new members, embeds itself intensively in the Middel East and weakens the position of the US dollar. Read HERE
Reuters – Over 100 Economists: G7 leaders should end not just coal, but also oil and gas finance in 2021
Ahead of summit, more than 100 economists call on G7 countries to commit to shift their finance out of all fossil fuels this year, to enable a green pandemic recovery Read here