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Patrick Collinson

Patrick Collinson

    Vienna the best city in the world
    Vienna the best city in the world
    Vienna is the world’s best city to live in; Baghdad is the worst, and London, Paris and New York do not even make it into the top 35, according...
    Chinese bubble economy: The bulls versus the bears
    Chinese bubble economy: The bulls versus the bears
    Diana Choyleva is the bear in the China shop. The analyst from Lombard Street Research in London believes that last week's gross domestic product...
    China faces consumption tsunami
    China faces consumption tsunami
    Made in China says everything, economically, about the past decade. Sold in China tells you everything about the next.Recent output...
    Credit crunch bites in Britain
    Credit crunch bites in Britain
    The three years since the onset of the credit crunch have seen the cost of borrowing for households in the United Kingdom soar, despite interest...
    Africa: The next big thing
    Africa: The next big thing
    Booming stock markets, bustling city centres, huge reserves of natural resources and soaring economic growth. Welcome to the new Africa. Last week...
    SA tops global house-price league
    SA tops global house-price league
    Poland tops the house-price growth league in Europe, but the runaway global leader is South Africa, where average prices have almost tripled in...
    SA tops global house-price league
    SA tops global house-price league
    Poland tops the house-price growth league in Europe, but the runaway global leader is South Africa, where average prices have almost tripled in...
    Looking back with regret
    Looking back with regret
    It was five years ago this week that the party finally staggered to an end. With one last sip of the heady brew that had sent stocks ever higher...