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Why do economists get it so badly wrong? Reasons behind mistakes from failing to predict the financial crisis to misjudging the post-Brexit vote slump

Economists have been left scratching their heads as the economic catastrophe many had predicted immediately following the Brexit vote has so far failed to materialise. And few can forget the overwhelming failure among most economists to see the financial crisis coming. Of course again and […]

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Investing Show: Is it time to invest in emerging markets?

Emerging markets have bounced back, as sentiment has switched from pessimism to optimism. Brave investors who took the plunge a year ago, have been handsomely rewarded with the AIC’s Global Emerging Markets sector showing investment trusts up by 39 per cent on average. The pound’s […]