The global economy and its impact on startups in the time of COVID-19

COVID-19 may be the black swan that pushes the global economy into recession

Interview in Les Echos (in French): Tech will make the World a Better Place

Technology and the Future of Work

Donald Trump: The Startup Disrupting the GOP Establishment

Macro perspective: The startup party is far from over!

Asset prices are more sensitive to very low interest rates than most suspect

How Technology Could Help Fight Income Inequality

Brazil is becoming Argentina, Argentina is becoming Venezuela and Venezuela is becoming Zimbabwe :(

LeWeb 2013 Interview of Arnaud Montebourg


No Limits to Growth

Great speech on the five trends reshaping the global economy

The Economy: An Optimistic Thought Experiment

Is the Euro zone crisis by design?

Must read article on America’s 21st century collapse!


The Ultimate Startup: Creating a New Country


Just How Bad is Bad?


Cameron Rules, Sarkozy Sucks!


Why India is behind China!


How to minimize human misery in recessions or the macroeconomic implications to hedonic adaptation


Globalization is more fragile and less entrenched than you think!


Summit Series Speech: The Pessimistic Optimist

Summit Series Speech: The Pessimistic Optimist


Mortgage modifications have done more harm than good


Cognitive dissonance be damned: I am a pessimistic optimist!


The Economy: The End of the Beginning…


Uwe Reinhardt is brilliant!


CEPS: George Soros on the crash of 2008


Global industrial bail-outs: the Smoot-Hawley Tariffs of 2009?




The Economy: The case for (relative) optimism


Jim Cramer's August 2007 outburst is a must watch!


All Hail the Fed: why to be skeptical about the priciest bailout ever


Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac: How we got here and what to do next


The US Economy: How bad will it get?


The Food Crisis: A Radical Rethink


Sarkozy: The First Year


The Prospects for Democracy in China


China’s Business and Policy Evolution


Policy recommendation for the candidates


The power of unintended consequences


Rogue French trader Jerome Kerviel was forced to work 30 hours a week!


An optimist’s perspective: the party system in the US works!


Shocking research on continental European economics teaching


The End of Inequality


Einat Wilf, Danny Gillerman and Israel


Capitalism and Democracy


2008: Where do you stand relative to the candidates?


A Different Perspective on the Global Economy


Bloomberg for President


Read Tony Blair’s essay in The Economist


Fear and uncertainty in the time of prosperity


Only in France!


The French Presidential Election


The Immigration Non-Issue


What’s going on in China: An introduction to macro-economics


Macro Perspectives on Global Liquidity: How Chinese Farmers and Oil Sheiks are Subsidizing American Consumption and its Implications


China sets up a carbon-credit exchange


A different perspective on global warming


The Geo-Political Landscape: The Perspective of an Optimist


France and the mirage of progess


Parkinson’s law is so true!


Bad government policy, poverty and Kirchner’s folly!


Funniest Ben Bernanke Fed watching video ever :)


Immigration and the lump of labor fallacy


France or the Imaginary World :)