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Mugabe’s Moment and why his AU Chairmanship Divides Opinion

Note: Over the weekend, The Daily News asked me to do an opinion on President Mugabe’s new Chairmanship of the African Union. I said this is not an easy subject, as President Mugabe is quite a complex character, who means different things to different people. 3,379 more words

The Half-life of Investors' Rights

The amount for which Vattenfall is suing Germany as a consequence of Germany’s revocation of the operating licences of its nuclear power plant fleet, following the Fukushima disaster in 2011, was revealed last week at a… 913 more words

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Resources and the New Developmentalism

By Paul A. Haslam*

Resource nationalism is driving the most significant shift in Latin American development policies of the past decade.  It is rarely talked about yet is constituting a new developmental model that is being adopted by governments of diverse ideological inclinations.  452 more words

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