Libya gives world economy needed break

August 23, 2011

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

For Libyans the fall of Muammar Gaddafi comes about 40 years too late, but from the point of view of the global economy it is not a moment too soon.

Investors should “Viva!” the revolutions

February 22, 2011

Rather than fear the spread of people power revolutions, investors should welcome them.