About Jackson Hole Economics

About Jackson Hole Economics

Jackson Hole Economics is a private research organization which provides commentary and analysis on economics, politics, the environment and finance, and develops actionable ideas for how sustainable growth can be achieved.

Theme of the Week

Who’s Afraid of Rules-Based Monetary Policy?

Who’s Afraid of Rules-Based Monetary Policy?

In addition to introducing a massive policy response to the COVID-19 crisis, the US Federal Reserve this year has announced a fundamental change in its overall strategy. Yet in doing so, it has unnecessarily introduced more uncertainty into the policy mix, setting a bad example for the world’s other major central banks. Continue Reading

Weekly Market Compass

Unpacking Emerging Markets

Unpacking Emerging Markets

The events of recent years—trade conflict, geopolitical risk and the Covid-19 pandemic—have laid bare that extreme differences exist among emerging economies, separating the best from the rest as regards emerging equity, fixed income and currency markets. Continue Reading