Without political reform, Laos will continue to be mired in debt and poverty, argues Ronald Bruce St John.
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Knitting defense, development, and diplomacy together--the ups and the downsides of a real work in progress.
Environmentalists are increasingly demanding that international rules and corporate norms governing investment explicitly embrace environmental and social performance goals.
The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), a wholly owned government corporation established in 1971, provides taxpayer-backed loans, loan guarantees, and insurance to U.S. businesses for investments in "politically risky" countries.