January 04, 2013
New Hope, Old Problems for the Global Economy
The beginning of the year has been greeted with a degree of optimism. Will lingering issues dampen spirits?
January 03, 2013
Global Markets Rise on Fiscal Cliff Agreement
While a deal was struck, coming showdowns over the debt ceiling and sequestration are around the corner.
January 01, 2013
Report: Progress on Fiscal Cliff Talks
Negotiations between Mitch McConnell and Joseph Biden have made progress, Politico reports.
December 05, 2012
Fool's Errand: America's Pivot to Asia
As the U.S. stares down a “fiscal cliff”, some are arguing for an increase in defense spending to support America’s pivot to Asia. It could however create more problems than it solves.
November 08, 2012
China and America's Economic Challenge
With a “fiscal cliff” in the U.S. and needed “rebalancing” in China, both have big economic decisions looming.
October 19, 2012
The Road to Decline: America's Self-Inflicted Wounds
America’s list of problems is long: debt, a decade of war, political gridlock and more. Where to start: bold leadership.
October 12, 2012
Troubles in the EU, America and China Cause Concern in S. Korea
Why a Eurozone in crisis, a weak U.S. recovery, and a slowing China all spell trouble for South Korea.