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Current History (2019) 118 (807): 154–156.
Published: 01 April 2019
... California Akbar Zaidi Pakistan military Imran Khan foreign aid elite taxation China Belt Road Initiative Saudi Arabia International Monetary Fund World Bank PERSPECTIVE The Death Wish in Pakistan s Aid Dependence S. AKBAR ZAIDI 154 In the seven months since Imran Khan took of...
Current History (2018) 117 (802): 321–324.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Ilene Grabel international lending institutions developing nations global financial architecture 2008 financial crisis Great Recession Bretton Woods International Monetary Fund World Bank United States PERSPECTIVE The Upside of a Messier Global Financial Architecture ILENE...
Current History (2018) 117 (802): 291–297.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Jacqueline Best global financial crisis Great Recession democracy economics monetary policy finance unemployment Keynesian economics Milton Friedman Ronald Reagan Margaret Thatcher neoliberalism regulation 291 Ten years after the 2008 financial crisis threat-ened to bring the global...
Current History (2018) 117 (795): 22–28.
Published: 01 January 2018
... Ukraine Puerto Rico Greece Venezuela International Monetary Fund Argentina bonds hedge funds bankruptcy 22 [S]overeign debt is a complex political institution, which cannot be reduced to creditor coordination or any other contract problem. The Strained Marriage of Public Debts and Private...
Current History (2017) 116 (793): 303–308.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Hopewell trade protectionism liberal economic order hegemony United States Donald Trump China Brazil Global South International Monetary Fund World Bank Uruguay Round Doha Round North American Free Trade Agreement 303 [W]hat Trump has done so far represents an intensification...
Current History (2016) 115 (781): 163–168.
Published: 01 May 2016
... University of California Ruth Prince Africa Kenya Uganda HIV/AIDS malaria Ebola disease public health-care systems Gates Foundation World Health Organization International Monetary Fund nongovernmental organizations During the past 10 years, the scaling up of access to lifesaving...
Current History (2016) 115 (779): 108–113.
Published: 01 March 2016
... Alexis Tsipras Yanis Varoufakis Panos Kammenos Independent Greeks euro European Commission International Monetary Fund Angela Merkel Vladimir Putin George Papandreou 108 To the Brink and Back in Greece MANOS MATSAGANIS [O]rdinary Greeks intuitively understood better than many...
Current History (2015) 114 (775): 298–304.
Published: 01 November 2015
... reserved. 2015 The Regents of the University of California Uri Dadush international trade globalization inequality poverty World Trade Organization World Bank International Monetary Fund Trans-Pacific Partnership tariffs 298 [T]he most powerful underlying force driving increased...
Current History (2015) 114 (770): 83–88.
Published: 01 March 2015
... Greek Greece IMF international monetary fund moral hazard Schauble 83 The World Bank issued a report in January warning that the European economy is slipping toward secular stagnation, a pro- longed period of very low inflation and very low growth. Should it come to pass, this development...
Current History (2014) 113 (761): 91–97.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Farange independency Acheson global membership euro lend-lease Churchill butler Messina channel Labour conservative de Gaulle Thatcher superstate Calleghan monetary system Antwerp Delors Trades congress Maastricht EMU Munchau continent © 2014 Current History. All rights...
Current History (2013) 112 (757): 326.
Published: 01 November 2013
... . Penguin , 2013 . © 2013 Current History. All rights reserved. 2013 The Regents of the University of California William Finan Neil Irwin central banks financial crisis Ben Bernanke monetary policy Jean-Claude Trichet Mervyn King Even the most practical man of affairs is...
Current History (2013) 112 (755): 210–216.
Published: 01 September 2013
... The Regents of the University of California Kay Shimizu Japan Shinzo Abe elections fiscal monetary stimulus economy deflation nationalism 210 Although July s electoral victory was a necessary condition for pushing Abe s economic program forward, a closer look at the election...
Current History (2011) 110 (734): 91–96.
Published: 01 March 2011
... the University of California euro Barry Eichengreen euro crisis European Union Greece Portugal Ireland Germany productivity International Monetary Fund 91 The 2010 11 euro crisis has been far and away the gravest challenge that the single currency has faced since it was created...
Current History (2010) 109 (730): 342–348.
Published: 01 November 2010
... International Monetary Fund United States World Bank Trade Organization European Union John Maynard Keynes Organization Economic Cooperation Development Asian financial crisis US dollar 342 The ongoing shift in the distribution of global financial power could come just in time to...
Current History (2001) 100 (649): 389–393.
Published: 01 November 2001
... History. All rights reserved. 2001 The Regents of the University of California accession Central Eastern European Countries development enlargement Europe European Monetary Union European Union member states migration trade The European Union is preparing to take aquantum leap...