Introduction – Fund manager writes about inclusive capitalism – Will room sharing become more common? – Research on delivering affordable housing – Hotspotter on how many in media get Australian residential wrong – What’s Brexit got to do with us? The waves are spreading – Russia expands influence in all directions
On the one hand Donald Trump, as a disruptive US president trying to change the order of life in his country’s public services, and simultaneously in its trade with the rest of the world. On the other, bands of nations working towards new economic alliances, often with religious overlays.
Digest this – Fed deputy on why interest rates so low
Trump the upheavalist – Onion highlighted US infrastructure decline in 2014 – Beyond the rentier economy – Fed governor encourages switch to deficits for Asian economies
China credit warning – Signs of bank stress internationally
Sideline voices start to get heard – or do they? – Stiglitz talks solutions – Fed governor talks “new normal” – Next City looks at housing solutions – Singapore maintains rules that ended bubble