Tuesday, September 2, 2014
  1. Economics

    Abenomics, European-Style

    Nouriel Roubini

    Abenomics, European-Style


     supports ECB President Mario Draghi's plan to revive eurozone growth.

    Mario Draghi ECB conference ECB/Flickr

    Two years ago, Shino Abe’s election as Japan’s prime minister led to the advent of “Abenomics,” a three-part plan to rescue the economy from a treadmill of stagnation and deflation. It now appears that the European Central Bank has a similar plan in store for the eurozone. READ MORE

  2. World Affairs

    Why Israel?

    Shlomo Ben-Ami
    World Affairs

    Why Israel?


     explains why the Israeli-Palestinian conflict attracts disproportionate global attention.

    Dome of the rock Jerusalem Brian Negin/Flickr

    The grotesque coupling of solidarity with Palestine and anti-Jewish invective seems to have forged a politically correct form of anti-Semitism that is drowning out legitimate criticism of Israel's policies in Gaza. Why does Israel’s controversial behavior, unlike that of other countries, call into question its right to exist? READ MORE

  3. Economics

    Democracy in the Twenty-First Century

    Joseph E. Stiglitz
  4. World Affairs

    Let the Middle East Govern Itself

    Jeffrey D. Sachs
  5. Economics

    Europe According to Draghi

    Jean Pisani-Ferry

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