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By Kemal Dervis - Dec 20,2014
The sharp drop in the price of crude oil since late June has been grabbing headlines worldwide — and producing a lot of contradictory explanations. Some attribute the fall largely to declining global growth expectations.
By Kemal Dervis - Dec 07,2014
When the International Monetary Fund (IMF) lowered its global growth forecast for 2014 and 2015 from 3.7 per cent and 3.9 per cent, respectively, to 3.3 per cent and 3.8 per cent, it cited the eurozone’s increasingly gloomy prospects, including significantly slower growth i
By Kemal Dervis - Sep 20,2014
For most of the beginning of 2014, the eurozone seemed to be in a state of recovery — weak and unsteady, but nonetheless real. In April, the International Monetary Fund estimated that overall GDP growth would reach 1.2 per cent this year, with slowly declining unemployment
By Kemal Dervis - Aug 13,2014
This month — the centenary of the outbreak of World War I — is an opportune time to reflect on big risks. As Michael Spence recently warned, the international order’s widening security deficit, reflecting the weakening of whatever global governance we have, is
By Kemal Dervis - Jul 23,2014
Thomas Piketty’s book Capital in the Twenty-First Century has captured the world’s attention, putting the relationship between capital accumulation and inequality at the centre of economic debate.
By Kemal Dervis - May 11,2014
This month, European citizens will head to the polls to select the 751 members of the European Parliament to represent 507 million people. The way the election campaign has unfolded marks a small but significant step in the emergence of the first transnational political space in
By Kemal Dervis - Jan 12,2014
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I — and, arguably, the worst year in human history.

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