- Money Magic
There are many things that the US needs to do to create sustainable growth, including improving the quality of its work force and infrastructure. Easier money is not one of them.
- A French Cure for the Resource Curse
With French leadership, 2011 offers a golden opportunity for the most important capital markets to adopt clear, precise rules requiring full financial disclosure by extractive-industry companies to governmental authorities.
- China CPI may Rise up to 5.5.Pct in May
25 institutions surveyed by WIND are anticipating an average of 5.4 percent increase in CPI this month, while some predicted that the reading may hit a 34-month high of 5.5 percent.
- Risky Advice
Too often, expert opinion is thought most useful to policymakers when presented as a single “definitive” interpretation. As a result, experts typically understate uncertainty.
- When Will China's Economy Overtake America's?
As China’s economy continues to grow and eventually matches US GDP, the demand that China assume greater responsibility for the global economy’s health will become stronger.
- China may Collect Pension Fees from Foreigners
China may start collecting up a new kind of fees from foreign workers and their employees as it extends its social-security program to include the foreign nationals who work in the country.