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World Policy Journal (2007) 24 (3): 53–62.
Published: 01 September 2007
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World Policy Journal (2009) 26 (3): 81–89.
Published: 01 September 2009
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (3): 60–68.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Market Solutions to Global Warming Ricardo Bayon If there ever was a political instance of an environmentalists and by most countries immovable object meeting an irresistible around the world. force, it would seem to be George W. Bush In light of the intransigence of the Bush versus...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 25–33.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Kavitha Rajagopalan World Policy Institute fellow and author Kavitha Rajagopalan investigates the informal water economy of Chennai, a city in southern India. She finds that the government’s failure to dependably distribute clean water has made black-market dealings a necessity...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (2): 51–58.
Published: 01 June 2005
... aid projects and defended large securities cases. Catherine R. Connors is a Pierce Atwood partner who has worked in Central and Southeast Europe for a decade and is a leading appellate advocate in the United States. Free Markets and Their Umpires The Appeal of the U.S...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (2): 100–105.
Published: 01 June 2002
... in Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia. Malaysia and the Myth of Self-Regulating Markets John A. M iller Malaysian Eclipse: Economic Crisis and Recovery Jomo K. S., ed. London and New York: Zed Books, 2001. It seems altogether fitting...
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World Policy Journal (2008) 25 (4): 145–151.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Benjamin R. Barber Back in 1992, I argued that two seemingly antithetical developments—the globalization and centralization of the market economy under the aegis of the American consumer monolith (“McWorld”), and the fracturing and re-tribalizing of nation states in favor of anti-modern religious...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 110.
Published: 01 June 2016
... markets shocks than residential or commercial monocultures mandated by the state. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 To those in power, homegrown neighborhoods have always had a whiff of danger to them—their residents denigrated as at once lazy and menacing, their streets derided as noisy...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 22–30.
Published: 01 June 2014
... to the dollar. But her dealer gave her 11—the black market rate at the time—and kept a small fee for himself. That meant she got some 40 percent more pesos for her U.S. money. “When I see tourists take money out of the cash machine, I want to tackle them,” says Wanderer, 40, a Georgia-born journalist who’s...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 47–53.
Published: 01 September 2015
.... But the results were strange. While he thought he knew how to eat the gecko, it turned out that he needed to learn to chew it a bit more first. Photo: Enkmarco Hilo Instincts can be peculiar that way. Market day isn’t just on Saturdays. It’s every third day. Humans rely on sets of routine practices...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (2): 45–49.
Published: 01 June 2005
... of Indian companies achieving world- private equity firms, venture capital players, class status. Fourth, India’s own public equi­ and hedge funds (collectively referred to as ty markets have matured and performed “financial sponsors” in this essay) already are well in the last year, attracting...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 31–38.
Published: 01 June 2014
... of exchange rate reform in July 2005, it has never moved beyond the point of targeting a “basically stable” exchange rate regime that gradually becomes increasingly more market driven. The nation’s leaders have not committed to pursuing a freely floating exchange rate. Beijing’s focus on stability...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 39–45.
Published: 01 June 2014
...—with World Policy Journal editor David A. Andelman and managing editor Yaffa Fredrick. WORLD POLICY JOURNAL: Let’s begin with the 2008 economic crisis. It shook the global markets, stocks, bonds, commodities, and currencies. Talk to us about the steps the London Stock Exchange is taking in the years...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 23 (1): 63–69.
Published: 01 March 2006
... of Himmelfarb’s (since the new, more fully marketized eco­ study— before the Industrial Revolution the nomic system required the commodification poor had access to a national, compulsory of labor, that is, the creation of a large, system of relief (the Elizabethan poor laws) floating, and relatively...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 115–124.
Published: 01 March 2014
...-backed propaganda source, that would likely have landed me in hot water with the ever-vigilant border police. I had also prudently resisted the momentary temptation to buy a fistful of black market Czechoslovak koruna in Vienna. I could have made a considerable amount of money. The official exchange...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (2): 10–20.
Published: 01 June 2001
..., and the regional de­ for the big foreign banks to which Argen­ velopment banks— continue to bicker about tina owes $70 billion, leading to an immedi­ their responsibilities to prevent financial cri­ ate increase in interest rates charged to other ses and help debtor countries get back on emerging-market...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 7–11.
Published: 01 June 2013
..., threatening social cohesion across Europe. The damage from this jobs crisis will be difficult and expensive to remedy. Nearly half the unemployed have been without work for more than a year. Many have become discouraged and stopped looking for jobs. Many of those who exit the labor market will be unable...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (3): 51–66.
Published: 01 September 2004
... to developing countries and opening Bank, the Organization for Economic Coop­ their markets. eration and Development (o ecd ), and the In accepting the eight MDGs, each coun­ U.N. General Assembly— into seven mil­ try com m itted itse lf to attainin g am bitious, lennium development goals...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (2): 47–52.
Published: 01 June 2004
... for a live chicken. But that was their incentive to invest in production by before Brazilian chickens came to Ghana. robbing them of both profits and markets. The chickens from Brazil were frozen, to be Ghana has a comparative advantage in sure, but there was a seemingly endless sup­ the production...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 61–71.
Published: 01 March 2012
.... The strongest, which took shape in the mid-1980s, resulted in the gradual creation of a single market for goods and services in the then-12 countries of the EU. The single market acts as a sort of international trade pact on steroids, eliminating non-tariff barriers stemming from divergent local regulations...
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