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It is time to stop protecting rich from market forces

LONDON: Gore Vidal, the recently demised American writer, once famously quipped that the US economic system is “free enterprise for the poor and socialism for the rich”

Africa’s economic woes

“INDUSTRIAL policy used to be a four-letter word at the World Bank,” observed Joseph Stiglitz, the Nobel economics laureate, in a recent conference on industrial policy in Africa that I attended. He should know. He

Dependence on ratings agencies

EVEN the most rational Europeans must now feel that Friday the 13th is an unlucky day after all. On that day last week, the Greek debt restructuring negotiation broke down, with many bondholders refusing to join the

A catalyst for change?

THE Occupy London movement is marking its first month this week. It is routinely described as anti-capitalist, but this label is highly misleading. As I found out when I gave a lecture

Opinion

A reign of fear

Auction mania

Two sides of one coin

New status for TTP?

Editorial

Too much for too little

The name of the game

Roles reversed

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