Posts Tagged: financial flows
The U.S. 'pivot' to the South and East China Seas has energised the American industrial-military complex, dimming the prospects for a peaceful resolution of the ongoing disputes in the region.
By refusing to make any firm commitments at the Doha summit to deliver money over the next decade, industrialized countries are effectively relegating the GCF to irrelevance.
Each year Conn Hallinan awards news stories and newsmakers that fall under the category of "Are you serious?"
China portrays Africa as a partner in common prosperity, rather than a "doomed continent" requiring aid.
The citizens of Sierra Leone turned out in droves to vote, but they have failed to benefit from booming oil exploration and the mining industry.
The rules aren't broken--they're fixed.
In the foreign policy debates between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, expect these issues to get short thrift.
As our global economic and ecological crises converge, neither neoliberalism nor Keynesianism can cure what ails us.
The wisdom and advisability of "pivoting" in order to economically, militarily and politically isolate your main banker is a head scratcher.
The Obama administration's trade negotiators are quietly selling out workers and the environment in a massive Bush-style trade agreement.