Is it possible to create an international and impartial credit rating agency?
The Kony 2012 video has drawn unprecendented attention to Joseph Kony, but it offers little depth. Looking at Uganda through Invisible Children‘s lense could have dangerous consequences.
The formation and working of ASEAN. Co-authored with Mithun Selvaratnam. The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is an inter-governmental political and economic organization currently representing ten member states in Southeast Asia. ASEAN works toward merging national and regional interests in an economically nubile sector of the world. Its ten...
Hungary was recently criticized for its high budget deficit and its fiscal policy. For the first time, the European Commission (EC) threatened a country with loss of funding and went ahead to suspend financial obligations to Budapest unless it does not accept EC financial conditions. Alex Herholz argues that sanctions...
Analysis on the scandal which led to the resignation of German President Christian Wulff, and how this reflects on the accountability of public officials in Germany. On Feb 17thGerman President Christian Wulff announced his resignation as a result of a media campaign against him. This has shaken the German political...
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