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You Say You Want a Revolution

Global Insights: Forum Highlights
Sharon Kahn |  September 17, 2014
The editor of The Economist traces three revolutions that upended society and explains why a fourth revolution within the next ten years is unavoidable
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The Best of Chazen Global Insights on Asia

Global Insights: Perspective
September 15, 2014
A new publication collects the most popular thought leadership on Asia from Columbia Business School.
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Joseph Stiglitz Responds to Thomas Piketty

Global Insights: In Their Own Words
September 4, 2014
Columbia University's resident Nobel laureate weighs in on Thomas Piketty's influential — and controversial — book “Capital in the Twenty-First Century.”
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India Has New Government. Now What?

Chazen India Insights
Sharon Kahn |  May 19, 2014
Newly elected Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said he’ll embrace policies of growth and help India revitalize its future. Two Columbia University professors who are authors of a new award-winning book discussed what's at stake at a recent Chazen Institute event.
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Tunisia's Fight for Democracy

Global Insights: Forum Highlights
Sharon Kahn |  April 8, 2014
The new Prime Minister explains how revolution is leading to freedom and a country of laws
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Reforming China's State-Market Balance

Global Insights: In Their Own Words
Joseph E. Stiglitz |  April 2, 2014
Many of China’s problems today stem from too much market and too little government
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One Europe, One Banking System

Global Insights: Forum Highlights
Sharon Kahn |  March 26, 2014
Could it happen? What are the benefits and obstacles? Two prominent Euro economists go head-to-head.
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Lessons from Portugal

Global Insights: In Their Own Words
Sharon Kahn |  March 9, 2014
Former Finance Minister VĂ­tor Gaspar opens up about his resignation last summer and the hope he still holds for his economically challenged country
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World Markets: It's Sink or Swim

Global Insights: Forum Highlights
March 7, 2014
Jacob Frenkel, chairman of JPMorgan Chase International, offers lessons from his tenure as governor of the Bank of Israel
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Joseph Stiglitz's Crystal Ball

Global Insights: Forum Highlights
February 25, 2014
Nobel laureate Joseph E. Stiglitz, University Professor at Columbia University, holds forth on what economists can predict — and when they should keep their mouths shut.
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