Chinese premier Li Keqiang  told  the World Economic Forum  in Dalian that China would “not see a hard landing”. Photograph: Jason Lee/Reuters

The headline figures on the world’s second largest economy are likely to induce a fair amount of anxiety. Imports, exports and producer prices are all(...)

Minister for Public Expenditure Brendan Howlin said a pro-reform speech by Chinese premier Li Keqiang at the World Economic Forum in Dalian, northeast(...)

Milton Friedman, recipient of the 1976 Nobel Prize for economic science.

Almost three years ago, at the World Economic Forum’s “Summer Davos”, in Tianjin, I heard a Republican politician say that the US would be in hyperinf(...)