The Great Debate

Pakistan, Mexico and U.S. nightmares

By Bernd Debusmann
January 7, 2009

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UK suffers from banks’ Darwinian hibernation

By J Saft
January 7, 2009

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

Why did the SEC fail to spot the Madoff case?

By Mark Williams
January 6, 2009

mark_williams– Mark T. Williams, a finance professor at the Boston University School of Management, is a risk-management expert and former Federal Reserve Bank examiner. The views expressed are his own. –

Obama’s radical environmental strategy

January 6, 2009

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

Brace yourself: Political-market risks in 2009

January 5, 2009

prestonkeat– Preston Keat is director of research at Eurasia Group, a global political risk consultancy, and author of the forthcoming book “The Fat Tail: The Power of Political Knowledge for Strategic Investors” (with Ian Bremmer). Any views expressed are his own. For the related story, click here.

We are all Madoff investors

By J Saft
January 2, 2009

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Health care degree leads to higher earnings

December 31, 2008

diana-furchtgott-roth_great_debate– Diana Furchtgott-Roth, former chief economist at the U.S. Department of Labor, is a senior fellow at the Hudson Institute.  The opinions expressed are her own. —

A Christmas wish: End traffic congestion in 2009

December 24, 2008

diana-furchtgott-roth_great_debate– Diana Furchtgott-Roth is a senior fellow at the Hudson Institute and former chief economist at the U.S. Department of Labor. The opinions expressed are her own. —

New messenger, same mandate

December 23, 2008

Kevin P. Gallagher– Kevin P. Gallagher is professor of international relations at Boston University and co-author of “The Enclave Economy: Foreign Investment and Sustainable Development in Mexico’s Silicon Valley” and “Putting Development First: The Importance of Policy Space at the WTO.” The opinions expressed are his own. –

NYMEX oil benchmark again in question

December 23, 2008

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