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“Space isn’t remote at all. It’s only an hour’s drive away if your car could go straight upwards.”
An economist who worked as an assistant professor at Colby College in Waterville, Maine and as an environmental analyst at GeoSouce Capital, Philip H. Brown specializes in employing sophisticated econometric techniques to address a range of problems in applied microeconomics. 120 more words
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…experience has shown that there is no innovation, however seemingly benign, that the finance sector cannot overcomplicate and overextend. Securitisation was a good idea when first adopted, but ended with the mess of subprime loans that were sliced and diced into a dog’s breakfast.
In the last year there have been several developments that have had or will have a significant impact on this island’s financial system.
Deputy Governor (Ag) of the Central Bank of Barbados, Michelle Doyle-Lowe, said these include the economy suffering a further loss of international reserves that requires a tightening of fiscal policy and a compression of domestic demand, and commercial banks being asked to increase their holdings of government securities from 10% to 20% of their domestic deposits. 237 more words
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (born 13 June 1954) is a Nigerian, an economist and
the first female Minister of Finance.
She served two terms as Finance Minister of Nigeria (2003-2006, 71 more words