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Economics

Archive | Economics

  • Kremlin Photo

    Is Putin Dividing Europe with his Ban on European Goods?

    by Eduardo Zachary Albrecht
  • Reuters

    Banking Secrecy May Not Be Over: The Indian Predicament

    by Jos Koppanalil
  • Wikimedia

    The Rise of Europe’s Ultra-Right is the Left’s Fault

    by Yanis Varoufakis
  • Turns out there wasn't a surplus after all

    Athens Confesses: The 2013 Primary Surplus was a Mirage

    by Yanis Varoufakis
  • Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

    Greek Statistics are Back: Primary Deficit Presented as Surplus

    by Yanis Varoufakis
  • A map of Europe, from the back of the 100 euro bill. Photo: Samuel Rönnqvist

    Greece’s Grand Decoupling, the Nuclear Option and an Alternative Strategy

    by Yanis Varoufakis
  • Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in Paris, France

    The West is Unlikely to Slap Meaningful Economic Sanctions on Russia

    by Anatolii Baronin
  • Pictured: Mario Monti, former Prime Minister of Italy, Mario Draghi and German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Source: European Council

    Why Europeans should think Big and think Bold

    by Yanis Varoufakis
  • Prime Minister David Cameron with Chancellor Angela Merkel. Source: Number 10

    Why has the Eurozone Bond Market Stabilized?

    by Yanis Varoufakis
  • April 3, 2013 photo shows bitcoin tokens at 35-year-old software engineer Mike Caldwell's shop in Sandy, Utah. Rick Bowmer/AP

    A Radical Proposal to Save Bitcoin – Bitcoin Mint

    by Brian Hanley
  • antanacoins/flickr

    Beanie Babies or Bitcoins?

    by Brian Hanley
  • Supporters of the extreme far-right Golden Dawn party. EPA/STR

    Nostalgia for the Past Won’t Cure Greece’s Ills

    by Daniel Wagner
  • Athens, Greece. stanjourdan/Flickr

    The Folly of Biblical Economics: What Americans can learn from Europe

    by Yanis Varoufakis
  • Bitcoins for the Eurozone? Antana/Flickr

    Bitcoin is a Flawed Currency but a Potentially Useful Application for the Eurozone

    by Yanis Varoufakis
  • Source: Images of Money

    Peter Bofinger’s Euro-Bundles are a Step Backwards but also a Solution

    by James Galbraith
  • Photo: Henk Vermeulen

    Understanding Peter Bofinger’s Euro-Bundles

    by Yanis Varoufakis
  • German Chancellor Angela Merkel.  Photo: Sebastian Derungs

    Germany’s Choice: Authoritarianism or Hegemony

    by Yanis Varoufakis
  • Tiananmen Square. Photo: Peter Morgan

    The Coming Collapse of China

    by Fahim Masoud
  • EVE Online screenshot.  Source: EVE Online

    War in the EVE Online Universe: A Political Economist’s Account

    by Yanis Varoufakis
  • Pictured: Fernando de la Rúa, Carlos Saúl Menem, Néstor Kirchner and Cristina de Kirchner

    After Ten Years in Power: Achievements and Failures of the Kirchner Governments

    by Juan Manuel D'Angelo
  • Source: Man Made DIY

    The Economics of Christmas

    by Yanis Varoufakis
  • Indian rupee.  Photo: Kimberly Jones

    Efforts to Keep the Rupee Weak

    by Neeraj Mahajan
  • Scottish independence supporter.  Photo: Maria Navarro

    Does an Independent Scotland Need its Own Currency?

    by Yanis Varoufakis
  • Venezuelan security forces standing guard outside of the electronics chain Daka after the government ordered the seizure of the privately owned company. Photo: Girish Gupta

    Maduro’s Economic War: The Death of Chavismo?

    by John Lyman
  • President Barack Obama speaking from the White House

    A Tale of Two Debt Ceilings

    by Mikael Roussel
  • Speaker of the House John Boehner.  Photos: Lingjing Bao

    U.S. Debt Ceiling Debate from a European Perspective

    by Yanis Varoufakis
  • Chinese yuan bills.  faungg/Flickr

    Chinese Foreign Aid: How Much?

    by Deborah Brautigam
  • A Chinese worker walked with Guinean workers carrying bags of cement on the construction site of a 50,000-seat sports stadium in Conakry. Photo: Olivier Asselin

    Chinese Investment in Africa: How Much?

    by Deborah Brautigam
  • German Chancellor Angela Merkel in front of her election campaign tour bus before a meeting in Berlin.  Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters

    What Does Merkel’s Victory Mean for Europe?

    by Yanis Varoufakis
  • Protesters outside the offices of Elliott Advisors, owners of vulture fund NML Capital, on eve of Argentine's appeal hearing in New York. Photo: James Robertson

    Argentina Takes on the Vultures

    by Mikael Roussel
  • A Chinese national flag flutters in front of a GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) office building in Shanghai July 12, 2013.  Aly Song/Reuters

    Is Glaxo Bribery Emblematic of China?

    by Tristan McInnis
  • Mark Carney, the current governor of the Bank of Canada and on July 1 is set to govern the Bank of England. Photo: Jolanda Flubacher

    Who is Mark Carney?

    by Michael Smolander
  • Prime Minister Antonis Samaras during a news conference in Athens. Petros Giannakouris/AP

    Greece’s Dilemma: Too Much Austerity and Too Many Demons

    by Daniel Wagner
  • President Barack Obama, center,  with Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper, left, and Mexico's President Felipe Calderon in Guadalajara in 2009.  Pete Souza/White House

    Canada’s Gateway Economics

    by Michael Smolander
  • Anti-WTO protest in Hong Kong.  fuzheado/Flickr

    Malaise in the WTO

    by Richard Rousseau
  • Home in foreclosure

    Reshaping the Global Banking Industry

    by Richard Rousseau
  • Manmohan Singh, the prime minister of India during the World Economic Forum's India Economic Summit 2009 held in New Delhi. Photo: Eric Miller

    History of Economic Growth in India

    by Dushyant Gosai
  • Columbia University's campus

    The Economics of Policy Schools and Fundraising

    by Taylor Dibbert
  • Arabian horses on a farm in Saskatchewan, Canada. Photo: Evan Leeson

    Horsemeat & Horsepucky

    by Conn M. Hallinan