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Manchester United's Warped Values and the Failed Recruitment of Moyes

And so the axe has fallen. After overseeing a campaign so disastrous it made mediocre look like some dim, distant dream of glory, David Moyes has been sacked. 1,034 more words

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Radical Americas Symposium: Travel Grants

We are delighted to announce that the following travel grants will be available to paper presenters at Radical Americas 2014:

1 x large travel grant @ 300 GBP…

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BP under fresh pressure over Russian links

BP CEO Bob Dudley has rebuffed shareholder anxieties about the supermajor’s Russian exposure, saying the company stands by its investments in the country. After a buffeting at a shareholder meeting last week, when he had to deflect questions about the oil company’s vulnerability to the regional crisis, Dudley said that Western sanctions on Russia over the latter’s Ukraine actions had not impacted BP’s business. 311 more words

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Ernesto Laclau

It was with great sadness that we learned of the untimely death of Ernesto Laclau on Sunday in Seville. Ernesto supported the creation of the Radical Americas network from the outset, and we are deeply grateful for that.  346 more words

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India’s New Government Must Confront Expropriation

As Indians go to the polls to elect a new government, many will be hoping that the winner of May’s election will get a grip on the corruption blighting foreign firm’s attempts to break into the Indian market.  520 more words

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Survey reveals mining investment challenges

Mineral investors are turning away from countries where governments failed to provide attractive tax and regulatory environments, says a new survey of global mining companies. 261 more words

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