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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

“Microfinance Doesn’t Work”

June 26, 2012

Betsy Wiesendanger

Those may be harsh words from someone who runs a microfinance company in India. But Tara Thiagarajan is hell-bent on changing that.

Topics: News Makers, Entrepreneurship, India, Global Investing | Read Article

China, the Game-Changer

June 25, 2012

Rebecca McReynolds

Chinese overseas direct investment is reshaping the global economy. A stellar panel of experts, including Jeffrey Sachs of the Earth Institute, shed light on why this next wave of overseas investment will be unlike anything the world has seen before.

Topics: The Middle-Income Trap, News Makers, Economic Policy, China, Global Investing | Read Article

The Messy Path to Clean Energy

May 17, 2012

Sharon Kahn

In an industry infamous for losing money, Wanxiang America may have stumbled on a winning strategy: partnerships.

Topics: News Makers, Management, China, Entrepreneurship, Global Investing | Read Article

One-on-One with Henry Kissinger

April 25, 2012

Betsy Wiesendanger

In an exclusive interview, Henry Kissinger, U.S. secretary of state for two presidents, offers frank perspective on doing business in China, building trust, and his legacy in the Vietnam war.

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

Whose World Bank?

April 4, 2012

Joseph E. Stiglitz

Much is at stake with the nomination of the next World Bank president. Whoever wins the post must have his heart and mind devoted to development and to fulfilling the World Bank’s mission of eliminating poverty.

Topics: News Makers, Economic Policy | Read Article

Breaking the Rules at Liz Claiborne

February 13, 2012

In an excerpt from his new book, “My Life at Liz Claiborne,” cofounder Jerome A. Chazen recalls the bold step that no other apparel company dared to take — and how it paid off big.

Topics: Your Career, News Makers, Management | 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