Wednesday Night #1628
May 15, 2013, 1 Comment

In a circular economy, where my spending is your income and your spending is my income, if we all stop spending then eve ...

U.S. Foreign Relations in 2011-12
December 28, 2012, 5 Comments

  World Outlook for 2013 (Council on Foreign Relations) As the year draws to an end, the United States faces three majo ...

India 2011-2012
December 27, 2012, No Comments

Gang rape in India sparks debate on women’s rights Indians have been publicly debating since the Dec. 16 gang rape ...

Terrorism 2010 -2012
August 14, 2012, No Comments

How privilege-blindness stops us understanding the roots of terrorism From Cameron’s ‘Indian dance’ re ...

Wednesday Night #1582
June 27, 2012, No Comments

Despite the global agenda, and perhaps because it was a more intimate and informal Wednesday Night than usual, discussio ...

Wednesday Night #1522
May 3, 2011, 1 Comment

A recent Facebook post sums it up: Tornadoes, Royal Wedding, Bin Laden, and now Harper. Okay, that’s it. This week ...

2010 Year-end reviews and reports
January 21, 2011, 1 Comment

Why Do We Need Predictions? (NYT) Even though prognostications turn out to be wrong as often as they are right, why do t ...

Wednesday Night #1505
January 5, 2011, 1 Comment

Despite the presence of an economist or two, the first Wednesday Night of the New Year was a convivial evening that comb ...

India
December 28, 2010, No Comments

BBC   Economist country briefing India: Timeline Unfortunately this is classic British history – it only starts ...

U.S. Foreign Relations 2010
December 16, 2010, 1 Comment

(Foreign Policy): How Does the U.S. Decide Which Governments to Recognize? It tries not to. Leaders of G-20 Vow to Resha ...