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| Washington Consensus adalah bahasa lain dari Neo-Liberalisme dengan instrumen deregulasi, privatisasi dan mekanisme pasar yang dengan jelas diadopsi sebagai kriteria Good Governance | Globalisasi dan hegemoni diperagakan di sana | Globalisasi sebagai ekspresi hegemoni sangat kentara dalam penampakannya sebagai pemaksaan Bank Dunia agar negara-negara penerima bantuan membuka pasarnya untuk dunia | Thahtcher sendiri misalnya menggunakan istilah TINA, (There is No Alternative, tidak ada pilihan lain) | 1,177 more words

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An ideology that undervalues the common good

In a recent speech Barack Obama talked about “an ideology that undervalues the common good.” He is referring to an ideology that came to prominence in the UK and the US and has underpinned politics and economics in Britain and America for the past 35 years. 1,460 more words

Austerity

How the U.S. economy will fare under protectionism

By Raz Koroh

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Globalization faces considerable opposition and criticism.  As tariff barriers are removed, inefficient producers of commodities such as food grains in poor countries can no longer compete with the often highly subsidized and sophisticated agribusiness, which now have new markets for their corn, rice, and wheat.  455 more words

Economics

Perspectives of the Pacific Alliance regarding other regionalization processes in Latin America

With the arrival of the Pacific Alliance on the board of Latin American integration in 2011, the balance of power in the region were altered. Since then, it is increasingly feasible the hypothesis that the Pacific Alliance is a valuable tool instrumented by its members to exercise… 808 more words

Regional Powers

What are the key elements of the US (sometimes called the ‘Anglo-Saxon’) model of capitalism? And the Alternatives?

The domination of Anglo Saxon liberal-capitalism has remained unopposed since the end of the Cold War. Being that this system was in place at the time of the fall of the Soviet Union, it was perceived that there was no other viable alternative that a society could prosper under. 860 more words

Should China let its currency float freely on the exchange rate markets?

Athena Zabidi 

In order to analyse the effects of China’s policy choices, we must consider the effectiveness of expansionary monetary and fiscal policy. Currently, China operates on a fixed exchange rate system, with strict capital controls. 452 more words

China

China's Great Stall

By Martin Wolf

The American Interest

The Republic of Korea and Taiwan are the only economies of appreciable size to have transformed themselves from low-income to high-income status inside two generations. 329 more words

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