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What does COVID-19 mean for stock markets?

What does COVID-19 mean for stock markets?

Stock markets over time tend to reward investors with financial gains. But the COVID-19 pandemic has thrust markets into uncharted territory. A worker wearing a protective suit stands in the lobby of the Shanghai Stock Exchange, 3 February 2020. (AP Photo) Stock...

Decoder: Why central banks matter so much

Decoder: Why central banks matter so much

Central banks are among the world’s most powerful institutions, but often operate in the shadows. What do they do? And why do they matter? London in 2008 during the Great Recession (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File) The ideal global economy is a Goldilocks...

Trustees and Advisors

Trustees and Advisors

Trustees and advisors Our Trustees News Decoder is part of the French non-profit Nouvelles-Découvertes, which is governed by an eight-person board of trustees. Faith Abiodun was recently named Executive Director of United World Colleges International. Previously he...