Felix Martin is a macroeconomist, bond trader and the author of Money: the Unauthorised Biography
Profits are so thin that the slightest pothole could cause a crash.
Other People’s Money and Between Debt and the Devil approach finance from different angles, but arrive at a single policy.
That there are so many tumbling prices suggests this is more than just panicked stock jocks in Asia.
While all eyes are on the eurozone, larger troubles are brewing.
Most of us rolled our eyes at the invasion of hipsters, but the “Flat White Economy” is flourishing.
The falling oil price may sound like a positive thing, but it follows a series of worrying events in global economics.
When it comes to solutions to our post-crisis problems, Martin Wolf argues, the first step is to jettison the straitjacket of mainstream economics – and this he proceeds to do.
Something seems to have gone structurally wrong with all of the advanced economies: their ailment is chronic, not acute.
Felix Martin explores the question of Russian capital flight to London.
Felix Martin discusses Flash Boys by the American financial writer Michael Lewis, which examines high-frequency trading (HFT).