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Shaukat Aziz

Shaukat Aziz

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Shaukat Aziz was Prime Minister of Pakistan from 2004 to 2007.

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  1. The Health Costs of Environmental Change
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    The Health Costs of Environmental Change

    Jul 14, 2017 Shaukat Aziz argues that developing countries can no longer ignore their obligation to help heal a sick planet.

  2. Emerging Markets’ Feminine Future
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    Emerging Markets’ Feminine Future

    Mar 1, 2013 Shaukat Aziz on the degrading effects of violence against women.

  3. Emerging Markets’ Higher-Education Challenge
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    Emerging Markets’ Higher-Education Challenge

    Apr 6, 2012 Shaukat Aziz on tertiary education’s pivotal importance in emerging markets.

  4. The Health Challenge in Emerging-Market Cities
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    The Health Challenge in Emerging-Market Cities

    Feb 8, 2011 Shaukat Aziz

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    Putin’s New Nuclear Blackmail

    Dina Khapaeva

    There is no question that Vladimir Putin’s nuclear threats must be taken seriously. But if the West gives in to his blackmail and allows him to claim Ukrainian lands and declare victory in the war, then the world order as we know it will collapse, and many other peoples will look to the future with dread.

    urges Western leaders not to give in to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s threats.
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    Why Populists Don’t Concede

    Jan-Werner Mueller explains the political logic of fraudulently crying “fraud” in response to an electoral loss.
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    The Challenge of Monetary Tightening

    Takatoshi Ito identifies the main risks raised by central banks’ efforts to rein in inflation.
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    The High Stakes of Climate-Risk Accounting

    Gernot Wagner & Tom Brookes show why economists can no longer ignore the need for a far more comprehensive set of welfare indicators.
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    The Cost of the Fed’s Challenged Credibility

    Mohamed A. El-Erian

    After previously eschewing interest-rate hikes, the US Federal Reserve has been tightening monetary policy at an unprecedented rate. But the current market turmoil and the central bank’s own revised projections show that a great deal of damage has already been done.

    interprets the latest market tumult as the price of delaying monetary-policy tightening for too long.
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    Core Dangers for the Fed and China

    Stephen S. Roach thinks the US central bank and Chinese governance share a conceptual weakness leading to major policy blunders.
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    Amazon’s Satanic Mills

    Antara Haldar sees recent unionization efforts as a welcome response to an unethical and inhumane business model.
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    Asia’s Captive Market for Migrant Labor

    M. Niaz Asadullah highlights how an entrenched alliance of politicians, bureaucrats, and business elites is exploiting workers.
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    In Search of a Development Plan for Asia

    Andrew Sheng & Xiao Geng argue that bottom-up institutions – not top-down strategies – are the key to regional integration.

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