The World and the Financial Crisis II
December 19, 2008, No Comments

See also The World and the Financial Crisis As it seems that the crisis is not going to go away any time soon and the pa ...

The world & the financial crisis
November 30, 2008, 1 Comment

We were glad to be reminded of this wonderful Long Johns clip  about how it all began – laughter truly is the bes ...

Oil & Power
August 25, 2008, No Comments

Excellent selection of readings suggested by one of our favorite sources Petrodollar bonanza offers economic key (FT) At ...

Algeria
August 21, 2008, No Comments

21 August Algeria’s reconciliation policy is threatened by a spate of bombings (The Economist) Some 60 people have ...

U.S. Presidential Campaign: Candidates & Issues
August 17, 2008, 1 Comment

More on the 2008 campaign and issues Although the early days of the campaign were regrettably short on serious explorati ...

Wednesday Night #1380
August 13, 2008, No Comments

Wednesday Night’s West Wing holds its fifth session August 13th. Alexandra and James have set up a beautiful new w ...

Commodities and co-dependency
August 1, 2008, No Comments

This thoughtful piece by Kenneth Rogoff was written in 2005. In light of the collapse of the Doha round, it bears readin ...

Wednesday Night #1378
July 30, 2008, 3 Comments

See photos and more Starting this Wednesday Night on a different note (!), our very special diva, Susanna Eyton-Jones, a ...

The Biofuel Backlash
July 23, 2008, 3 Comments

More on Biofuels and Agriculture & Food – World Hunger Uprising Against the Ethanol Mandate Gov. Rick Perry of ...

Wednesday Night #1375 – The Report
July 9, 2008, 2 Comments

Photos and more on Wednesday-night.com It was a brilliant evening in every respect – and there was not even mentio ...