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How to Spot a Breakout Nation

May 17, 2013

Sharon Kahn

Looking for the next hot emerging market? Two indicators can point you in the right direction — but two others will lead you astray.

Topics: United States, The Middle-Income Trap, China, Asia, Europe, Latin America, India, Global Investing, Africa | Read Article

10 Breakout Nations to Watch

May 17, 2013

Sharon Kahn

With growth slowing in China and other BRIC nations, one expert still sees jewels among well-run countries that are preparing for the future.

Topics: United States, News Makers, Asia, Europe, Latin America, India, Global Investing, Africa | Read Article

The Path to Sustainable Energy

April 8, 2013

Jeffrey D. Sachs

Around 80 percent of the world‘s primary energy today is carbon based. Jeffrey Sachs, head of the Earth Institute at Columbia University, lays out a plan for a shift to no- or low-carbon energy by mid-century — and tells which countries are ahead of the game.

Topics: United States, Europe | Read Article

What Is Italy Saying?

April 2, 2013

Joseph E. Stiglitz

The outcome of the Italian elections should send a clear message to Europe’s leaders: the austerity policies that they have pursued are being rejected by voters.

Topics: News Makers, Economic Policy, Europe | Read Article

The World Economy: What Now?

February 13, 2013

Watch a webcast of this very special symposium featuring Glenn Hubbard, Joseph Stiglitz, Shang-Jin Wei, José Antonio Ocampo, and Richard Clarida.

Topics: United States, The Middle-Income Trap, News Makers, Economic Policy, China, Asia, Europe, Latin America, Global Investing, Africa | Read Article

The Post-Crisis Crisis

January 28, 2013

Joseph E. Stiglitz

An economic and political system that does not deliver for most citizens is not sustainable in the long run, says Nobel Laureate and Chazen Advisor Joseph E. Stiglitz.

Topics: United States, News Makers, Economic Policy, China, Asia, Europe, India, Africa | Read Article

The Trouble with QE3

October 11, 2012

Joseph E. Stiglitz

A Nobel laureate takes issue with the latest round of quantitative easing.

Topics: United States, News Makers, Economic Policy, Europe | Read Article

The Eurozone on Life Support

February 6, 2012

Stan Luxenberg

Can the patient be saved? A stellar panel of experts offered their views to a packed house on February 2.

Topics: News Makers, Economic Policy, Europe, Global Investing | Read Article

The ECB’s Peculiar Stance

February 6, 2012

Joseph E. Stiglitz

Nothing illustrates better the political crosscurrents, special interests, and shortsighted economics now at play in Europe than the debate over the restructuring of Greece’s sovereign debt, says Nobel Laureate Joseph E. Stiglitz in this scathing op-ed.

Topics: Economic Policy, Europe | Read Article

Managing the Unmanageable

January 18, 2012

It's time to get a grip on financial risk in the global marketplace. Professor Robert Hodrick, coauthor of a new textbook on the subject, tells you how.

Topics: Europe, Global Investing, Management | Read Article