- A Hundred Years of Superconductivity
New theoretical breakthroughs most likely will be needed to develop the machinery required to solve such electron-electron theories, perhaps even involving black holes.
- Seeing Double at Central Banks
Macroprudential regulation is the new term of art among central bankers, supplementing their well-established inflation-targeting regimes.
- Charter Cities
Let's have a system where we have ownership of land that is registered in a government office, that people can pledge as collateral.
- A Daughter of Dictatorship and Democracy
Come presidential election-day in 2012, South Korean voters will pick the candidate who embodies pragmatism and centrism over a partisan or ideologue.
- Why More Migration Makes Sense
Both rich and poor countries would benefit from increased migration, with developing countries benefiting the most.
- Lagarde's Challenges
Lagarde’s challenge will be to chart a strategy for the IMF that is independent of the eurozone’s strategy, even though she has been intimately involved in formulating the latter.
- Lenovo, NEC Launches Japan’s Largest PC Group
China’s Lenovo Group and NEC Corp of Japan have announced Monday the launch of NEC Lenovo Japan Group, which becomes the largest PC brand in Japan with nearly one fourth of market share.
- Bank Regulation's Capital Mistake
With huge profits and bonuses at stake, mega-banks won’t readily abandon their model-based businesses; but, unless that happens, placing most of our bets on top-down rules would be reckless folly.