VIDEO: VK Singh – No Plans to Join Politics

September 09, 2013

Nitin Gokhale speaks to VK Singh about India's political scene. In an interview with Nitin Gokhale, former Army Chief General VK Singh said he has no plans to join politics or contest elections against Indian Congress President Sonia Gandhi. A transcript of the interview can be found...

Change in Venezuela Yields Political and Economic Uncertainty

June 04, 2013

Despite his declared commitment to toe his predecessor’s ideological line, the gravity of the economic problems affecting Venezuela may force Maduro to depart from some of Chavez’s policies. Nicholas Maduro’s narrow electoral triumph over opposition leader Henrique Capriles...

Weaponizing the Body Politic

March 13, 2012

How to Fund an American Police State. Real Money for an Imaginary War. At the height of the Occupy Wall Street evictions, it seemed as though some diminutive version of “shock and awe” had stumbled from Baghdad, Iraq, to Oakland, California. American police forces had been...

Start-Up Chile: An Interview with Michael Propper

February 27, 2012

An interview with Michael Propper on the experience of working with Start-Up Chile. Q- María Cristina Fernández Hall: Editor and Contributor for Fair Observer A- Michael Propper: Start-Up Chile Entrepreneur, creator of YourStoryBox Q- First off, let me introduce Michael Propper, an...

A Former Central Banker’s View of Economic and Social Hot Spots

December 08, 2011

* Fragile stability probably best describes how visiting Wharton finance professor Zvi Eckstein sees the world. From Cairo's Tahrir Square to Wall Street and beyond, the former deputy governor of the Bank of...

Creativity and Innovation Exploration

November 13, 2011

An overview of a workshop on creativity and innovation done with students in the Instituto Empresa/Brown University Executive MBA program led by Professors Richard Fishman and Ian Gonsher.