Saturday, October 1, 2016

Mitchell A. Orenstein

Mitchell A. Orenstein is Professor and Chair of the Political Science Department at Northeastern University, and an associate of the Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies and the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies at Harvard University.

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Economics 4

Will the IMF Lose Ukraine?

No successful Eastern European government has been asked to impose a dramatic austerity and reform program prior to democratic elections. If the IMF insists that Ukraine's interim administration impos… read more

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Who Needs a Flat Tax?

With America’s Republican presidential candidates lining up to declare their fealty to a flat tax – a single income-tax rate for all – opponents have focused on why it is a bad idea to raise taxes on … read more

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Darkness or Dawn in Belarus?

Belarus has taken a turn for the worse since President Aleksander Lukashenko violently suppressed post-election demonstrations in December and imprisoned seven of the nine candidates who stood against… read more

Economics 0

From Neoliberalism to No Liberalism?

With the deepening financial crisis undermining the credibility of free-market ideas and policies, US and European elites will need to reformulate the liberal project. Unless they do, the emphasis on … read more

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