Posts Tagged: World Bank
Accounts that herald the IMF's "revival" are premature and superficial.
The Bank's management tried to stifle an internal report that found that its funds are vulnerable to theft and diversion.
Corruption isn't just about corrupt leaders and their private stashes. The international financial community is also part of the problem.
Heres the good, the bad, and whats next.
Like an injured German U-Boat, the global economy continues to sink. Columnist Walden Bello asks: Can the G-20 meeting bring it back to the surface before we all perish?
As long as U.S. officials continue to refuse to face the reality of a post-market fundamentalist world, they will further contribute to the crisis.
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?
Gigantic dams have returned to Latin America, reports columnist Laura Carlsen, and they're just as destructive as the old ones.
The economics behind the food crisis.