Finance

Howard Davies Audit is no longer the chore the board dreads most
Yukon Huang Shadow banking in China is not as risky as the alarmists think it is
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi The folly of central banks tightening to keep governments on the leash
DeAnne Julius Does the Bank of England still have an independent monetary policy committee?
Ahmed Rashid Pakistan’s offensive against militants is right – but it needs to explain what it is doing
Philipp Hildebrand Asset managers need a different type of regulation
Stephen King Forget inflation targeting – try positive ambiguity
Adam Posen The ECB can and should make the ABS market happen
Mohamed El-Erian Time to grasp the nettle of European reform
Stephanie Flanders A recovering Britain should have faith in the governor
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi ECB delays will prolong the price stability pain
Mohamed El-Erian Will policy makers be as bold as markets expect?
Yukon Huang Let us not miss the point on Chinese defaults
Mohamed El-Erian The instability in central bank divergence
Adam Posen Abe has good medicine but Japan needs a stronger dose
Yukon Huang Do not fear a Chinese property bubble
Stephen King Deflation can still pose a danger to the fragile recovery
Robert Rubin Sound government finances will promote recovery
Mohamed El-Erian Do not bet on a broad emerging market recovery
Yukon Huang China’s interest rates are too high, not too low
Mario Monti Europe’s north and south must reform together
Stephen King The Fed swaps one course of monetary drugs for another
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi The European banking union is a disappointment
Mohamed El-Erian The Fed will look for add-ons to its taper trick
Stephen King UK and Japan: in search of mutual recoveries
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi The ECB’s reserve currency dilemma
Howard Davies It will take more than a football match for Hollande to raise his game
Mohamed El-Erian Yellen shows Fed will remain markets’ best friend
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi What to do with the eurozone banking system?
Mohamed El-Erian Expect more of the same active inertia from the Fed
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi America’s debt crisis may drag the eurozone down
Stephen King No alternative to dollar except financial chaos
Mohamed El-Erian The artificial fuel for growth cannot last forever
Kenneth Rogoff Three wrongs don’t make a right
Mohamed El-Erian What we need from the IMF/World Bank meetings
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi Failure to start tapering risks bringing on a bubble
Laura Tyson The return of great expectations for US growth
Martin Feldstein The Fed is wrong to put off the return to normality
Philipp Hildebrand Draghi can save the euro again – but not alone
Stephen King Policy makers have not tackled the causes of the crisis
Mohamed El-Erian Why the Fed did not make it to the exit
Joseph Stiglitz There is still much to learn from Lehman
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi Why forward guidance has failed to convince
Adam Posen Germany is being crushed by its export obsession
Mohamed El-Erian What the Fed will do with its taper and why
Mohamed El-Erian Prepare now for tricky times ahead
Roger Altman Why the Fed needs Summers’ firefighting skills
Mohamed El-Erian Don’t pan the BoE – others need to do their job too
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi Opening up the ECB will undermine its independence
Philipp Hildebrand Next Fed chairman must focus on price stability