Posts Tagged: World Bank
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.
Economic policy is to blame for hunger in Africa.
Think the current global food crisis is something new? Just ask the North Koreans.
The World Bank and the IMF are the real culprits behind the current food crisis, argues columnist Walden Bello.
The global economic crisis is just now hitting the developing world with devastating effects.
Noam Chomsky looks at the increasing power and coordination of the countries of the Global South.
The outcome of the Bali climate talks is more likely to benefit the World Bank and investors than to put the brakes on climate change.
The Washington Consensus is dead. Here's what needs to take its place.
Ten years after the Asian financial crisis, the Pacific economies have yet to really recover. Meanwhile, as columnist Walden Bello argues, finance capital resists any form of global regulation, making more financial crises likely.