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Acemoglu Talks Turkey

May 11, 2013

One of the world’s most noted economists — and coauthor of the prize-winning bestseller “Why Nations Fail” — offers an insider’s view of a turbulent region.

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A Global Solution to Monetary Policies

April 11, 2013

Jose Antonio Ocampo

What helps the United States can hurt emerging markets. José Antonio Ocampo, former under-secretary-general of the United Nations, argues for a unified approach that will benefit everyone.

Topics: United States, The Middle-Income Trap, News Makers, Economic Policy, Latin America | Read Article

Lessons from an Accidental Entrepreneur

April 9, 2013

Sharon Kahn

The founder of India’s fastest growing hotel chain shares ten profound (and sometimes funny) insights from his experiences.

Topics: News Makers, India | 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

Are the Rich Taxed Enough?

November 7, 2012

Amy Roach Partridge

Four top experts, including Columbia Business School dean Glenn Hubbard, debate a volatile question that will bedevil the next Obama administration.

Topics: United States, News Makers, Economic Policy | 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 Temporary CEO

September 25, 2012

Betsy Wiesendanger

Every ambitious executive aspires to the top spot. But what if you get it only temporarily? In an exclusive interview, Ashishkumar Chuhan, interim CEO of the Bombay Stock Exchange, reveals how it feels to be a fill-in.

Topics: Your Career, News Makers, Management, India | Read Article

The Passionate CEO

July 23, 2012

Betsy Wiesendanger

Weihua Ma, the force behind one of China’s major state-owned banks, opens up about why he hopped off the Communist party’s fast track to head up a failing bank and what he’s learned along the way.

Topics: Your Career, News Makers, Management, China | Read Article