What they say

Stephen Archer is a speaker with great charisma. By using illustrations and personal experiences and not being afraid to share his own point of view of the current situation and who is to blame for it, he engages the whole audience, at the same time helping us all to understand the credit crunch a little better.

— Warwick Business School


Double Dip recession or not?

July 20th, 2011 by Stephen Archer | View Comments

The double dip question has been with us since the end of 2010 and is now coming to the fore again. It would be headlines if the headlines were not in the way – thanks to the Murdoch empire! We now have a far better perspective on the impact of the austerity and tax measures…


June 29th, 2010 by Stephen Archer | View Comments

Is the model broken and is British Airways a symbol of this? The answer is that the model has changed for good but is not broken. Airlines are having to adapt to a new market steered much more by the low cost carriers whilst also trying to navigate their way through a recession – especially…

The second recession dip – will there be one?

June 29th, 2010 by Stephen Archer | View Comments

I said 6 months ago that there would not be a double dip. I am standing by that still but with less certainty! The recession of 08/09 was very unusual and the only significant and traditional, negative indicator was GDP across the Eurozone. I have always maintained that the recession will trail along a ‘bumpy…