Bill Clinton, Canadian mining financier in Kazakhstan
January 31, 2008, No Comments

This does not bode well for transparency under a Clinton II White House. We are curious whether there may be a Georgetow ...

Embroiderers & microcredit: Sheila Arnopoulos in India
January 31, 2008, No Comments

January 30, 2008 From Sheila in Ahmedabad India with grassroots women embroiderers I’m deep into research into Ind ...

Wednesday Night Salon #1352: The Perils of Dumb Democracy
January 30, 2008, No Comments

Despite fearsome weather conditions a loyal and enthusiastic band gathered for an unusual evening in that discussion was ...

2008 Canadian Constitutional Affairs Conference
January 30, 2008, 1 Comment

The 2008 Canadian Constitutional Affairs Conference – organized by a group of students from the Laval and McGill Facul ...

Flaherty dismisses fears over foreign capital
January 29, 2008, No Comments

29 January 2008 Finance Minister backs injections of overseas cash; plans national security test for foreign takeovers T ...

State of the Union 2008
January 28, 2008, No Comments

January 31 (The Economist) The disappearing president and the shape of politics to come George Bush gave his last state- ...

Davos and Porto Alegre (WSF) 2008
January 28, 2008, 1 Comment

January 28, 2008 Davos Diary: The schmooze of the world Extreme brainpower meets extraordinary wealth at the annual Worl ...

Why a U.S. Subprime Mortgage Crisis Is Felt Around the World
January 27, 2008, 1 Comment

Analysis of the 2007 Financial Subprime Crisis, by Jacques de Larosière “Markets have been surprised by the erupt ...

Big, bad oil in all its glory
January 26, 2008, No Comments

January 26 2008 An empire from a tub of goo How did the quest to retrieve the treasure hidden beneath huge swaths of nor ...

Manley recommends extending Afghan mission
January 26, 2008, 1 Comment

January 25, 2008 Afghanistan needs us Without the presence of international troops, chaos would erupt JOHN MANLEY Saturd ...