The Economy – What went wrong – Updates
November 17, 2009, No Comments

The Economy – What went wrong & What’s next? II ; PBS Frontline coverage of The Meltdown A year later, the a ...

IMF International Monetary Fund
October 12, 2008, No Comments

See IMF  and World Economic Outlook Reports ; The world after the (bailout) vote Nations seek IMF crisis funding The cr ...

Emerging markets & economic growth
June 2, 2008, No Comments

June 2, 2008 The World Is Upside Down Roger Cohen, NYT Op-Ed See the developed world as depending on the developing worl ...

Wednesday Night #1369
May 28, 2008, 1 Comment

An unexpected treat … Chil Heward will be bringing his son Geoffrey, Senior Vice-President and Director of G.F.G. ...

Wednesday Night #1367
May 14, 2008, 4 Comments

NAFTA/Mexico The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has proven beneficial to both United States and Canada, but ...

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 ...

Wednesday Night #1351
January 23, 2008, 1 Comment

23 January 2008 We are delighted that at the suggestion of Consul General Mary Marshall, U.S. Ambassador David Wilkins w ...

Fears of global recession: stock indexes fall
January 22, 2008, 1 Comment

With thanks to the Huffington Post The financial turmoil is like an elephant in a dark room By Martin Wolf, Financial Ti ...

OPEC Summit: Providing Petroleum, Promoting Prosperity, Protecting the Planet
November 18, 2007, 1 Comment

Photo taken on Nov. 18, 2007 shows the closing ceremony of the 3rd OPEC summit meeting in Riyadh, capital of Saudi arabi ...