Economic Policy

Is the Euro Washed Up?

Global Insights: Perspective
Charles W. Calomiris |  February 16, 2011
Several European countries will likely be forced to abandon the euro within the next year or so, argues Chazen Senior Scholar Charles Calomiris. Can this currency be saved?
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Too Many Men?

Global Insights: In Their Own Words
December 14, 2010
An imbalance in the ratio of men to women in China causes all sorts of economic consequences.
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Exclusive Report: World Economies in 2011 and Beyond

Global Insights: Analysis
February 11, 2011
The China growth miracle will continue, but one country could surpass it. A new report by the Chazen Institute offers surprising predictions for who the big winners will be in the coming decade — and which economies will be left behind.
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Banking Goes Green

Global Insights: Forum Highlights
Olivia Albrecht |  November 12, 2010
Yes, it's true: banking, profits, and social responsibility can indeed coexist — even thrive. Peter Blom, the CEO of Tridos Bank in the Netherlands, offers a prescription for how to make money while doing good in a much-maligned, beleaguered sector.
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The Problem with Product Replacement

Global Insights: Analysis
November 12, 2010
Analysts and policy makers rely on data to tell them how world economies are faring. But what if that data is flawed? Chazen Senior Scholars Emi Nakamura and Jon Steinsson uncover compelling evidence that U.S. import and export indexes are faulty. The answer: something called "product replacement bias."
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How Other Countries Can Imitate China's Growth Strategy

Global Insights: Forum Highlights
October 13, 2010
In an exclusive talk, Justin Lin, chief economist for the World Bank, shows why China's rapid-fire expansion isn't an anomoly and explains why other developing nations could benefit from the China model.
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