September 24, 2021
Countries benefit from increasing international trade and financial flows. But interconnectedness can make them vulnerable to economic shocks originating abroad.
May 19, 2019
Maury Obstfeld and Michael Klein discuss the interactions between the global economy and economic performance in the United States.
June 3, 2018
Oil prices in May, 2018 were 50 percent higher than they were in 2017. While some blame Saudi Arabia and OPEC, the economic crisis in Venezuela and the U.S. withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal have contributed to rising oil prices.