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Baker & McKenzie hits revenue record of US$2.5 billion

Baker & McKenzie, the world’s largest law firm by revenues, markets and headcount has become the first law firm to achieve more than $2.5 billion in revenues… 35 more words

Legal Post

A country of our own

We leaving in a beautiful country with so many opportunities. We have so many promises we get everyday from our political leaders, they give us hope but it always words with no action. 301 more words

World Economy

Nigeria May Lose U.S.$2 Billion to Ebola

By Obinna ChimaLagos-based financial advisory and research firm, Financial Derivatives Company Limited (FDC), has forecast that the Nigeria may lose about $2 billion to the outbreak of the Ebola virus in the country. 648 more words

Metro

Michael Roberts on 'The myth of the return to normal'; Lutte Ouvriere on current state of world economy

Below are two important articles on the current state of the world economy.  In the first article, Michael Roberts suggests that recent data shows the weakness of the ‘recovery’ from the partial meltdown of the financial sector (itself a result of the tendency of the rate of profit to fall in the productive sector).  4,147 more words

Capitalist Ideology

Marxism 2014: Michael Roberts on Marx's crisis theory & world economy, plus discussion session

We wouldn’t normally put up a video this long, however Michael Roberts’ presentation on Marxist crisis theory and the current state of the world economy is one of those occasions where we think it worth putting up the video and not just a link to it.  123 more words

Capitalist Ideology

No significant recovery in world economy, says US Fed official

By Nick Beams
14 August 2014

Almost six years after the financial crisis that began with the collapse of the US investment firm Lehman Brothers in September 2008, triggering the deepest recession since the 1930s, the world economy is showing no sign of significant recovery. 1,071 more words

Politics

US & EU Sanctions Against Russia Threaten the Entire World Economy

Source: Armstrong Economics

The brain-dead idea of sanctions against Russia are really threatening the entire global economy. Then combine the USA hunt for anyone with money overseas via FATCA, the EU’s covert federalization of Europe and the suppression of democratic processes, well these politicians just cannot see what they are doing is ripping apart the very fabric that holds the entire global community. 50 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence