Friday, October 24, 2014
  1. Economics

    A New Macroeconomic Strategy

    Jeffrey D. Sachs
  2. Business & Finance

    American-Made Financial Repression

    Andrew Sheng
    Business & Finance

    American-Made Financial Repression

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    &  argue that the dollar's global dominance has gone from benefit to burden for China.

    dollars in peoples hands Laura/Flickr

    The late economist Ronald McKinnon argued that China and the US, by working together, could alleviate financial repression and enhance global monetary stability. Unfortunately, this advice is not popular among US economists and policymakers, who prefer the short-term political advantages afforded to them by free-market rhetoric. READ MORE

  3. Global Health & Development

    Children’s Champions

    Gordon Brown
  4. Politics

    The Cold War and the Cold Shoulder

    Ghia Nodia
  5. World Affairs

    Ukraine’s Vote, Russia’s Fate

    Carl Bildt
    World Affairs

    Ukraine’s Vote, Russia’s Fate


     on what is at stake in the parliamentary election on October 26.

    Newsart for Ukraine’s Vote, Russia’s Fate Aleksandr Sinitsa/UNIAN

    When Ukraine’s voters go to the polls on October 26, not only the fate of their country will be at stake; so will the future of a significant part of Europe. To put it simply: the future of Ukraine will decide the future of Russia, and the future of Russia will have a substantial impact on the future of Europe. READ MORE

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