Posts Tagged: financial flows
A review of "Bad Money: Reckless Finance, Failed Politics, and the Crisis of American Capitalism," by Kevin Phillips (Viking, 2008).
A new mega-mall in Dhaka is symbolic of the flawed approach to solving Bangladesh's problems.
Opposition parties organized a non-binding referendum to fight government efforts to gut a constitutional ban on private investment in the oil industry.
According to Mark Engler, the future of globalization is in question. Will the fight between "imperial globalization" and "corporate globalization" lead to the rise of democratic globalization"?
Can global institutions and governments, in the midst of a food crisis, finally get it right?
The economics behind the food crisis.
Economic policy is to blame for hunger in Africa.
"Free trade," a key issue in the battle for the soul of the Democratic Party, is behind some of the most contentious political debates of our times.
A common flaw in U.S. foreign policy is the politicization of foreign assistance. Whether Republican or Democratic, U.S. administrations allow narrowly defined "national interests" - instead of needs, priorities, and realities in a given country - to dictate foreign assistance. And Rwanda is an excellent case in point.
Even the world's top financiers are beginning to panic.