Europe

How to Spot a Breakout Nation

Global Insights: Forum Highlights
Sharon Kahn |  May 17, 2013
Looking for the next hot emerging market? Two indicators can point you in the right direction — but two others will lead you astray.
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10 Breakout Nations to Watch

Global Insights: Forum Highlights
Sharon Kahn |  May 17, 2013
With growth slowing in China and other BRIC nations, one expert still sees jewels among well-run countries that are preparing for the future.
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The Path to Sustainable Energy

Global Insights: In Their Own Words
Jeffrey D. Sachs |  April 8, 2013
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.
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What Is Italy Saying?

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Joseph E. Stiglitz |  April 2, 2013
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.
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The World Economy: What Now?

Global Insights: In Their Own Words
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.
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The Post-Crisis Crisis

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Joseph E. Stiglitz |  January 28, 2013
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.
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The Trouble with QE3

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Joseph E. Stiglitz |  October 11, 2012
A Nobel laureate takes issue with the latest round of quantitative easing.
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The Eurozone on Life Support

Global Insights: Forum Highlights
Stan Luxenberg |  February 6, 2012
Can the patient be saved? A stellar panel of experts offered their views to a packed house on February 2.
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The ECB’s Peculiar Stance

Global Insights: Perspective
Joseph E. Stiglitz |  February 6, 2012
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.
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Managing the Unmanageable

Global Insights: In Their Own Words
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.
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