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China Delays Economic Liberalization

Beijing debates how to quickly boost economy, it delays long-term plans to loosen financial grip



As China’s slowdown continues, some leaders are pushing to stimulate growth through infrastructure spending while Beijing slows economic-liberalization plans. 2,093 more words

What the Trans-Pacific Partnership Means for Southeast Asia

An article published on July 27th, 2015 in The Diplomat (http://thediplomat.com/2015/07/what-the-trans-pacific-partnership-means-for-southeast-asia/) describes how the Trans-Pacific Partnership could be a huge step in the right direction for the four Southeast Asian countries of Singapore, Brunei, Vietnam, and Malaysia that are involved in the negotiations. 205 more words

TPP (Trans Pacific Partnership)

Corporate Leverage in Emerging Markets Part 1

Reforms may have a different effect in determining the bank’s credit and firm capital structure

In the past two decades, the banking sector has undergone large transformations in many countries around the world.

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Risk Management

Commentary: Make Financial Systems Part of the Solution in the Maghreb – J. AbiNader

MATIC, by Jean R. AbiNader (Washington, DC, June 20, 2013) — A recent article by a former deputy director of the IMF highlights the challenges the Maghreb countries face in energizing their financial sectors to promote large-scale and equitable economic development. 820 more words


Indian Budget 2013

What are your expectations?

What kind of budget will Chidambaram come forward with:

1. A populist budget keeping the 2014 elections in mind?

2. Budget keeping the common man in mind. 20 more words

Bank Horror Stories Presents the Best of the Worst

“Bank Horror Stories Presents the Best of the Worst” is not meant to shock anyone.  Truthfully, we work as consumer advocates and watchdogs, and some of the horror stories we receive are just shocking.   111 more words


Kenya ranked top globally in gender reforms

By Ruth Owino

Increased access by women to justice, property rights and top jobs has seen Kenya emerge as the leading reformer globally; this is according to a report released by the World Bank and International Finance Corporation. 497 more words

Women's Rights