The Great Debate

First exit for the Fed

June 23, 2009

fed– Agnes T. Crane is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are her own –

Writing history – the Panic of 2008

June 22, 2009

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

BlackBerry’s biggest rival may be itself

By Eric Auchard
June 19, 2009

Eric Auchard– Eric Auchard is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own –

Starting a trade war with “Buy America”

June 19, 2009

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

Regulation reform hints of “Old Europe”

June 18, 2009

bob-bench– Robert R. Bench, a former Deputy Comptroller of the Currency in the Reagan administration, is a senior fellow at the Boston University School of Law’s Morin Center for Banking and Financial Law. The views expressed are his own. –

Learning to love falling house prices

June 18, 2009

Christopher Swann– Christopher Swann is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own –

Bet on small firms to lead China global foray

By Wei Gu
June 17, 2009

Wei Gu–Wei Gu is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are her own–

Chairman Mao used to say the truth is always kept by the minority.

A little-known private Chinese machinery company’s bid for a GM marque has been sneered at by even the patriotic Chinese media, but the deal could succeed where mightier plays like Chinalco’s for Rio Tinto have failed.

Dell’s retail detour starts to look smart

By Eric Auchard
June 17, 2009

Eric Auchard– Eric Auchard is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own –
Dell Inc’s move into retail sales might seem poorly-timed, discretionary spending being what it is. In fact, the world’s No. 2 personal computer maker looks like it’s making the right choices that can get its long-struggling consumer business rolling again.

Ahmadinejad won. Get over it

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– Flynt Leverett directs The New America Foundation’s Iran Project and teaches international affairs at Pennsylvania State university. Hillary Mann Leverett is CEO of STRATEGA, a political risk consultancy. Both worked for many years on Middle East issues for the U.S. government, including as members of the National Security Council staff. The views expressed are their own. —