Simon J Evenett

Simon J Evenett
The writer is a professor of international trade and economic development at University of St Gallen, Switzerland
My Stories
  • Aug 12 2015, 1838

    On Tuesday morning, just before the financial markets opened in Beijing, the People’s Bank of China, that nation‘s central bank, took steps to devalue the renminbi by 1.9 per

  • Jul 01 2015, 1944

    The BRICS aren’t the only countries whose stature has grown in recent years. Germany whose economy has relative to its neighbours fared well in recent years

  • Jun 03 2015, 1959

    Five months after the election of a left-wing government on a mandate of repudiating austerity, matters are now coming to a head between Greece, its eurozone “partners,” and the International

  • May 06 2015, 2044

    After several years in the doldrums trade policy is back. India has a new one launched with much fanfare last month

  • Mar 30 2015, 2312

    When the history of state action during the crisis era is written, pride of place would be given to all manner of subsidies, bailouts and fiscal incentives as well as