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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 91–98.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Ayo Wahlberg Copyright © 2018 World Policy Institute 2018 The assembly line in the sperm bank laboratory UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS The assembly line in the sperm bank laboratory. / UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRESS It’s a sunny day in May, the relentless kind that sees people...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 3–7.
Published: 01 June 2014
... research analyst at Federação das indústrias do Estado de São Paulo, is a graduate student at the International Relations Institute of the Universidade de São Paulo. José Antonio Ocampo, former director of the Banco de la República (Central Bank of Colombia) and finance minister, is a candidate...
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World Policy Journal (2010) 27 (4): 103–110.
Published: 01 December 2010
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 24–30.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Lauren Carasik Lawyer Lauren Carasik argues that the World Bank’s private-lending arm, the International Finance Corporation, has stoked a bloody land dispute in Honduras by funding the oligarch-owned agribusiness behind the violence. Now, with Carasik’s help, the Honduran farmers are taking...
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Published: 01 March 2018
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World Policy Journal (2008) 25 (2): 29–37.
Published: 01 June 2008
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 39–44.
Published: 01 September 2016
... as it is an economic one, and access to the different types of currency depends on government policy and banking-sector regulation. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 money banking history currency DERBETH DERBETH History, ghosts, money: These are more connected than common sense...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 107–111.
Published: 01 September 2016
... of the same parent company. Right now, the global standard is to ask that companies, including banks, report aggregated figures showing activity by sector or region. Detailed information showing where payments and loans are made, where profits are recorded, where losses are incurred, where taxes are paid...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 14–19.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Stanley Pignal Stanley Pignal is the banking editor at The Economist . © World Policy Institute 2014 2014 World Policy Institute Photo: Marco Kalmann LONDON—One of the cornerstones of Marxist-Leninist thinking is that the state should control the “commanding...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (1): 13–23.
Published: 01 March 2001
... hofstrasse, or secluded off the quais of the of dirty money to the Zurich offices of the Rhone in Geneva, banks make Switzerland. Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce and This national myth began more than two two Israeli banks, Bank Leumi and First centuries ago when Swiss Calvinists shel­...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (1): 60–70.
Published: 01 March 2002
... as a cially the financial institutions now charged sharp instrument to pry evidence from a with onerous duties they have long resisted bank account or a blunt one to seize assets are among those who will keep the money­ on the orders of a prosecutor. A1 Capone was laundering provisions under close...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 21 (4): 48–56.
Published: 01 December 2005
... of the Palestinian movement eling in the West Bank. Many U.N. mem­ following Yasir Arafat’s death, this is the bers believe that these particular acts by moment for reassessing the Palestinian Palestinians do not fall under the heading of strategy. terrorism because...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (1): 43–52.
Published: 01 March 2015
... holding a bank account or creating a company or a trust in a well-respected place. Indeed, many Western first-world countries are being strategically chosen by tax dodgers and money launderers precisely because of their law-abiding history, foreigner-friendly rules, and first-rate financial services...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 87–94.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Cesar Pics Brussels—High unemployment, bleak economic outlook, high public and private debts, dysfunctional banks, weak competitiveness, and an unfavorable external environment are just a few of the challenges facing southern members of the euro zone. Despite these hurdles, the ever-optimistic...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 31–38.
Published: 01 June 2014
... enterprise owner, stronger means cheaper imports, while weaker means more expensive imports—a lesson easily learned. They may know little about the deliberations of the U.S. Federal Reserve, the Bank of Japan, or even the People’s Bank of China (nor do they really care), but they know when costs are falling...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (2): 37–46.
Published: 01 June 2004
... in developing na­ the Portuguese banking system. tions send their best and brightest members By comparison to the notoriously abroad to find jobs and send money home. volatile capital markets, remittances are re­ In countries like Mexico, India, Turkey, and markably steady. Indeed, they often rise...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (2): 10–20.
Published: 01 June 2001
... approach find a fair way of getting debtor countries to sovereign debt is still jury-rigged. Com­ back on their feet. mercial bank lenders and the “official sec­ Creditors have made only limited pro­ tor”— the Paris Club1 of 19 creditor govern­ gress in learning how to fix crises; yet sover­ ments...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 19 (4): 59–64.
Published: 01 December 2003
... to enable the debtors to keep on The 1982 Debt Crisis paying interest. The principal cause of the debt crisis of The creditors appointed steering com­ 1982 was simple. The borrowers had bor­ mittees consisting of executives of the banks rowed too much...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 41–51.
Published: 01 March 2011
... employees outright. Unlike in the United States and Britain, firm prudential supervision had not allowed the banks to run amok. Indeed, the Australian line is that on both sides of the North Atlantic, banking rules were not necessarily too lax—supervisors simply had not enforced them. Regardless...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 99–106.
Published: 01 September 2014
... Bethlehem, West Bank—At the edge of Bethlehem, a few blocks from Gilo terminal, past one of the checkpoints where anyone who needs to reach Israel must pass, is a small apartment—its view obstructed by the Barrier. The home was recently built by its Palestinian Christian owner, Adnan, from money he had...
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