Global reset – Economic decoupling (Part 3: US decoupling – Costs, flaws and revising the strategies)

Global reset – Economic decoupling (Part 3: US decoupling – Costs, flaws and revising the strategies) Phuah Eng Chye (15 January 2022) The US, and the West, has struggled to formulate a coherent response to China’s rise. The US has set itself on a path towards decoupling but the heavy costs suggest there are flaws … “Global reset – Economic decoupling (Part 3: US decoupling – Costs, flaws and revising the strategies)”

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Global reset – Economic decoupling (Part 2: China’s global discourse for the 21st century)

Global reset – Economic decoupling (Part 2: China’s global discourse for the 21st century) Phuah Eng Chye (1 January 2022) China’s rise and changing role Andrei Lungu observes “for the first time in its history, China has transcended the limits of a regional power in Asia, becoming a global power, a status which it isn’t … “Global reset – Economic decoupling (Part 2: China’s global discourse for the 21st century)”

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Global reset – Economic decoupling (Part 1: China’s socialism big bang)

Global reset – Economic decoupling (Part 1: China’s socialism big bang) Phuah Eng Chye (18 December 2021) From the 1990s, a confluence of events set the stage for globalisation-driven growth underpinned by China’s industrialisation and exports. First, the breakup of the Soviet Union made the West optimistic that capitalism was indomitable and this encouraged them … “Global reset – Economic decoupling (Part 1: China’s socialism big bang)”

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Global reset – Monetary decoupling (Part 13: Intermediaries in the era of globalisation and decoupling)

Global reset – Monetary decoupling (Part 13: Intermediaries in the era of globalisation and decoupling) Phuah Eng Chye (4 December 2021) Intermediaries in the era of globalisation[1] During the era of colonialization, it was said that trade followed the flag and, by extension, that finance followed trade. Dutch and British banks ventured overseas to support … “Global reset – Monetary decoupling (Part 13: Intermediaries in the era of globalisation and decoupling)”

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Global reset – Monetary decoupling (Part 12: Challenges for intermediaries – Disintermediation and fintech regulation)

Global reset – Monetary decoupling (Part 12: Challenges for intermediaries – Disintermediation and fintech regulation) Phuah Eng Chye (20 November 2021) Waves of disintermediation Financial intermediaries regularly experience waves of disintermediation. During the 1970, the US and UK led the way in liberalising their financial sectors. The deregulation of interest rates and commissions resulted in … “Global reset – Monetary decoupling (Part 12: Challenges for intermediaries – Disintermediation and fintech regulation)”

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Global reset – Monetary decoupling (Part 11: The future of cryptocurrencies)

Global reset – Monetary decoupling (Part 11: The future of cryptocurrencies) Phuah Eng Chye (6 November 2021) Digital currencies are part of a broad information revolution that is disrupting how activities are organised. Traditional intermediaries, platforms and start-ups alike are jostling to establish a foothold in the fast-growing cryptocurrency industry. But at the moment they … “Global reset – Monetary decoupling (Part 11: The future of cryptocurrencies)”

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