The international community must have a realistic and transparent discussion of how to distribute the costs of supporting Ukraine, which are highly likely to be much greater than the current IMF estimate.
Russia and the West have fundamentally different views on Russia's legimitate interest in Ukraine. The resulting escalating sanctions are now threatening economic growth for all of Europe.
On India's Independence Day, Narendra Modi, the country's prime minister, delivered a forceful extemporaneous speech, calling for national unity in fighting poverty, improving sanitation, and protecting women from sexual violence. There was one area in which the speech fell short, though: economics. Contrary to Modi's campaign promises, his address included barely any pro-market content.
If European policymakers do not move quickly on issues of fiscal policy and a European banking union, the world should brace itself for another round of the European sovereign debt crisis once interest rates begin to rise.
In the game of telephone, a word or sentence becomes unrecognizable if enough people repeat it, especially when people are not trying hard to get it right. Jared Bernstein, Kenneth Austin, and Paul Krugman are playing telephone and misrepresenting the relationship between balance of trade accounts, GDP, and jobs.
We welcome you to join us as Brown shares her perspective on the role of the courts in seeking educational justice and advocating for continued reform.
AEI welcomes you to this Philanthropic Freedom Project event, in which Novogratz will describe her work investing in early-stage enterprises, what she has learned at the helm of Acumen, and the role entrepreneurship can play in the fight against global poverty.