Category: Economy

How to take advantage of rising interest rates

With interest rates starting to rise, what’s the best way to invest for income? Rates are indeed starting to climb, now that the economy is accelerating and inflation is ticking up. Since last summer,...

Why Wages Have Lagged Behind the Global Jobs Recovery

In a world of sluggish economic growth, two conflicting trends puzzle policy makers: Why are companies hiring so aggressively and why haven’t wages until lately risen more rapidly? From Tokyo to London, jobless rates have...