U.S. Government & governance August 2021-
June 14, 2022, No Comments

Leave Joe Biden Alone Biden’s been a good president, but Republicans want to impeach him and some Democrats want to re ...

Puerto Rico: Hurricane Maria and aftermath
February 11, 2020, No Comments

Puerto Rico Reaches Deal to Settle $35 Billion in Debt The agreement with general-obligation bondholders gives them more ...

Wednesday Night #1950
July 31, 2019, No Comments

One of the last of the Expo leadership team, Yves Jasmin, for whom I worked in my first years at Expo and who post-Expo ...

Climate change, natural disasters 2017- June 2019
June 28, 2019, No Comments

9 natural disasters that took the lives of hundreds of thousands The Global Climate Action Summit The Really Big One An ...

Trump administration: U.S. Economy 2017-18 Chapter II
December 21, 2018, No Comments

Economic Policymaking in the Age of Trump By 2006 Nobel Laureate Edmund S. Phelps For decades, America has suffered from ...

U.S. Government & governance 2017 – 18
March 16, 2018, No Comments

Trump Eight Political Scientists Who Will Make Sense of 2017 Presidential memoranda vs. executive orders. What’s t ...

Wednesday Night #1856
October 4, 2017, No Comments

Viva Julie Payette! Canada’s new Governor General! A truly amazing woman of multiple talents. It will be fascinati ...

Wednesday Night #1855
September 27, 2017, No Comments

Many thanks to all who participated in last Wednesday’s gathering with Mark Roper, Peter Trent and Helen Fotopulos – ...

Wednesday Night #1740 with Peter Berezin
July 8, 2015, 1 Comment

The deeper problem is that it is virtually impossible to have an effective monetary union without a functioning fiscal u ...