World economy

Obama, Romney and squaring the deficit

Enric Fernández, in Barcelona | In spite of their differences, both candidates are aware that the country needs a credible adjustment plan. And, in fact, neither the United States nor the world economy can allow themselves to prolong, for too long, the uncertainty regarding the sustainability of the public finances of the world’s leading economy.







The United States’ necessary leadership

By CaixaBank analysts, in Barcelona | The United States grows by 2.3% year-on-year, but the weakness in employment and fiscal adjustment force a third round of quantitative easing by the Federal Reserve.