Catherine Bosley

Government, Business, Logistics

Global Trade Seen Rebounding Faster Now Than Post-2008 Recession

Global trade appears to be picking up faster than it did following the 2008 recession. Container ships stand illuminated at the Port of Hamburg in Germany on Aug. 5. (Alex Kraus/Bloomberg News)

Global trade is on course to recover more quickly from the coronavirus pandemic than after the 2008 financial crisis, according to Germany’s Kiel Institute for the World Economy.

Catherine Bosley | Bloomberg News
September 1, 2020
Government, Business

Former Treasury Secretary Warns Next Recession Could Outlast Previous One

Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News

The next U.S. recession could drag on longer than the last one that stretched 18 months. That’s the assessment of former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers.

Catherine Bosley | Bloomberg News
March 1, 2018