Simon Wells

Chief European Economist

A collection of recently published insights from Simon Wells.


Europe’s ‘debt illusion’

Borrowing provides a short-term economic boost – but it must eventually be repaid

In Brief

The death of disinflation?

Upside risks to inflation may be under-appreciated

In Brief

Eurozone: inflection or infection?

Will weak manufacturing pull down services – or strong services rescue industry?

In Brief

The ECB's redemption

Eurozone is recovering but its central bank should resist pressure to change course

In Brief