U.S. economy 2009
December 14, 2009, 2 Comments

NYT  Financial crisis one year later ;  Joseph Cassano, former head of A.I.G.’s Financial Products unit: The Man Who ...

Wednesday Night #1449
December 9, 2009, No Comments

Reminder: Although relatively little has been done to publicize the event, we draw your attention to the presence of the ...

India: Science & Technology
December 8, 2009, 1 Comment

Russia to supply India with nuclear reactors International power companies from Russia, France, the UK, the US and Canad ...

Wednesday Night #1437
September 16, 2009, No Comments

We know that you rely on us to keep you informed of key events and anniversaries, so are happy to point to the 65th anni ...

Harper government cuts Canadian missions budgets
September 8, 2009, No Comments

Asia gets more Canadian trade officials at Europe’s expense While applauding the government’s decision to bo ...

The greening of Canada
April 8, 2009, No Comments

More on Tar Sands Although principally addressed to the UK, George Monbiot’s  Why are plastic bags treated as the ...

West Wing of Wednesday Night #12
March 11, 2009, No Comments

Judging by the flowers in our garden, spring has sprung (hopefully!) and once again it will soon be time for another gat ...

The Death of the Globalization Consensus & comments
December 21, 2008, No Comments

See also WTO and related posts Will Barack Obama Commit Industrial Policy? Robert Kuttner, Co-Founder and Co-Editor of T ...

Paul Krugman wins Nobel Prize for economics
October 14, 2008, 1 Comment

An interesting morning The good Krugman Bill Watson in the National Post Despite his political views, free-market econom ...

Moscow to seize grain export controls
July 31, 2008, No Comments

July 31, 2008 (FT) Russia plans to form a state grain trading company to control up to half of the country’s cereal ex ...