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Ford reveals £125m Halewood electric vehicle parts plant boost

Thu, 01/12/2022 - 10:18
Ford hopes 70% of the electric vehicles it sells will be powered by its Merseyside factory by 2026.

House prices see biggest fall for two years, says Nationwide

Thu, 01/12/2022 - 07:47
Prices fell 1.4% in November as higher interest rates put off buyers, says Nationwide.

Foxconn: iPhone maker offers payments for finding new workers

Thu, 01/12/2022 - 05:09
Apple has warned shipments of the iPhone 14 would be delayed due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Ex-FTX boss Bankman-Fried: 'I didn't try to commit fraud'

Thu, 01/12/2022 - 02:45
In a wide-ranging interview with The New York Times, the former FTX chief says he has almost no money left.

'Israeli women and their Gulf sisters are so similar'

Thu, 01/12/2022 - 00:10
How a women's business forum is forging trade ties between Israel, the UAE and Bahrain.

Paying for the basics is pushing people into debt, charity says

Thu, 01/12/2022 - 00:05
Citizens Advice says homeowners and pensioners are among those increasingly seeking debt advice.

Why energy firm Bulb's collapse may cost you £200

Thu, 01/12/2022 - 00:04
Each of the UK's 31 million taxpayers may have to pay £200 to bail out the failed energy company.

DJ Glade Marie: ‘I’m sexualised on nights out’

Thu, 01/12/2022 - 00:01
Studies show less than 5% of the music tech industry is female. This business is trying to change that.

US signals shift to slower interest rate increases

Wed, 30/11/2022 - 22:32
Markets soared after the Federal Reserve signalled a shift in its inflation fight.

UK strikes digital trade deal with Ukraine

Wed, 30/11/2022 - 20:09
The agreement is expected to improve cooperation on cyber security, AI and new technologies.

Transport secretary says North's railways have a real problem to solve

Wed, 30/11/2022 - 19:46
The transport secretary says he is "focused" on trying to improve services in the North of England.

EU tells Elon Musk 'huge work ahead' for Twitter

Wed, 30/11/2022 - 19:40
Twitter risks a ban if it is not in compliance with EU rules on targeted adverts and disinformation.

Date set for Octopus to buy failed energy firm Bulb

Wed, 30/11/2022 - 16:29
The sale of failed energy supplier Bulb nears completion, but legal challenges could still derail it.

South Staffs Water reveals data hack

Wed, 30/11/2022 - 13:41
Account numbers used for direct debit payments could have been hacked, South Staffordshire PLC says.

Eurostar security staff to strike in run-up to Christmas

Wed, 30/11/2022 - 13:07
Members of the RMT union will walk out for four days in the run-up to 25 December in a row over pay.

HSBC to close 114 branches as banking moves online

Wed, 30/11/2022 - 12:07
The lender said footfall in many branches was at an all-time low, with no signs of it returning.

Meat and dairy prices push food inflation to new high

Wed, 30/11/2022 - 08:33
The British Retail Consortium forecasts a "bleak" winter" as food prices continue to soar.

China Covid: Factory activity shrinks more than expected

Wed, 30/11/2022 - 04:43
Zero-Covid policy and slowing global demand are putting the country's economy under pressure.

Twitter ends Covid-misinformation policy, under Musk

Wed, 30/11/2022 - 02:59
The Twitter website says it stopped enforcing its misleading information policy on 23 November.

Why Dutch 'bike banks' are a game changer for kids

Wed, 30/11/2022 - 00:04
In the Netherlands, the cost of living crisis has pushed up demand for refurbished second-hand bikes.

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PhD advisor and co-author of CERF post-doc Xinyu Hou wins Nobel Prize in Economics

11 October 2022

Philip H Dybvig from Washington University is (joint with Bernanke and Diamond) a recipient of this year’s Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for his research on banks and financial crises. Prof. Dybvig is the former PhD advisor of Dr Xinyu Hou who is currently a post-doctoral researcher at the Cambridge Endowment...