The Great Debate

First 100 Days: Obama’s foreign policy challenges

February 17, 2009

Willis Sparks– Willis Sparks is a Global Macro analyst at the political risk consulting firm Eurasia Group. The views expressed are his own. –

Financial strains show first sign of easing

February 17, 2009

John Kemp Great Debate– John Kemp is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own –

First 100 Days: The next steps in the Middle East

By Reuters Staff
February 13, 2009

President Barack Obama, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and George Mitchell in the Oval Office of the White House.

President Barack Obama inherits a distinctly gloomy outlook for progress in settling the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Is change really possible?

Clean up Washington: mission impossible?

By Bernd Debusmann
February 11, 2009

Bernd Debusmann - Great Debate– Bernd Debusmann is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. –

Bankers can’t kick the sporting habit

By Alexander Smith
February 11, 2009

Alex Smith– Alexander Smith is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own –

Goodbye bonuses, hello hedge funds

By J Saft
February 11, 2009

James Saft Great Debate – James Saft is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own –

First 100 days: Turn down the rhetoric on Russia

February 9, 2009

Peter SchechterPeter Schechter is an author and an international political and communications consultant. A founder of one of Washington’s strategic communications consulting firms, he has spent twenty years advising Presidents, writing advertising for political parties, ghost-writing columns for CEO’s, and counseling international organizations out of crises. “Pipeline” is his second novel. The views expressed are his own. –

First 100 days: Tackle traffic of weapons into Mexico

February 9, 2009

ambassadorsarukhan– Arturo Sarukhan, a career diplomat, has been Mexican ambassador to the United States since 2007. Ambassador Sarukhan was President Calderon’s chief foreign policy adviser and international spokesperson during the 2006 presidential campaign and headed his foreign policy transition team. The views expressed are his own. —

Sway and irrational VCs

February 9, 2009

Jeffrey Bussgan– Jeff Bussgang is a General Partner at Flybridge Capital Partners, an early-stage venture capital firm in Boston. This post originally appeared in the Vox Populi section of www.peHUB.com. The views expressed are his own. –

No alternative to inflation

February 9, 2009

John Kemp Great Debate– John Kemp is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own –