March 24th, 2012
Until yesterday, I never thought I could be torn for choice in the race to elect the next leader of the World Bank. My pick, made well in advance, was clear: Nigeria's finance minister, the ever-brilliant Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala. The reasoning was...
May 3rd, 2011
Royal wedding fever has turned to honeymoon speculation and, more importantly for Parliament and British politics, coalition debate. On Thursday (May 5th) the British public will go to the polls to vote in local elections as well as in a general...
March 17th, 2011
On Tuesday next week, Brown University will host one of the biggest discussion makers in today’s international political economy — the best-selling author and economist, Dambisa Moyo. Moyo is the Zambian-born author of two New York Times best-...
Global Economy: Trends and Issues
this conversation covers issues relating to the the modern international political economy (IPE) -- from domestic US economic challenges like the budget and trade deficits, to the financial and ecomic issues in emerging countries across the world. Covers development, international finance, trade, global institutions, politics and other related themes.