Tag Archives: foreign investment

Is English Glory Foreign-Made?

Intriguing parallels between English football and the economic and political landscape of the country.

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Greece: What Lies Ahead?

To protect the weak, Syriza has to extend a hand to the powerful, especially foreign investors.

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Make in India! But Can India Make It?

Reflections on the Post-Indian-Visa-Application-Stress-Syndrome.

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Inequality and Democratic Capitalism

Was the second half of the 20th century — when capitalism became entwined with democracy, the welfare state and liberalism — just an unusual interlude?

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U.S. Futures and Out-of-Control Deficits

Does the United States have to worry about a currency crash, just as the United Kingdom experienced in 1956?

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Today’s Europe and the Twisted Benefits of Rating Agencies

Why can rating agencies do more to improve the financial health of countries than anything else?

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The Corporate Stampede to Developing Nations

Why are so many U.S. corporations rushing to increase their presence in developing markets?

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Tendai Biti: A Brave Reformer in Mugabe's Zimbabwe

How can a politician bring about effective reforms while sharing power with Robert Mugabe?

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Argentina and the G-20

Eight years later, how is Argentina’s debt default affecting the country’s economy?

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After the $147-Barrel Bubble (Part II)

How are oil prices linked to political reform?

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