Posts Tagged: economic crisis
Accounts that herald the IMF's "revival" are premature and superficial.
China's stimulus package is not likely to bail out either the Chinese peasants or the global economy.
Japan has entered a season of grand strategising. Government commissions, business associations, leading foundations, and academic working groups are all developing blueprints for a new, 21st-century Japanese role in the world.
Will the economic crisis finally take a bite out of military spending, or serve as another rationale for maintaining the status quo?
This contradictory document identifies financial institution failures and calls for new regulatory measures, and at the same time, salutes the free market and some of the institutions behind the financial and economic crisis.
Less travel, but also less investment in alternative energy: Columnist Michael Klare asks whether the crisis is a net plus or minus for the environment.
The global economic crisis is just now hitting the developing world with devastating effects.