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The ancient Greek myth of Icarus shows how hubris and over-ambition in the wonders of science, innovation and technology can ultimately lead to our doom. The Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim …

Microfinance has been tipped as being a “miracle” and “the next big thing” in poverty alleviation, while others question the extent of its impact and whether it in fact works at all. …

Author: Charles Cazals, Economics and Financial Editor, The London Globalist Should women be wearing make up? Do you need to find an internship for this summer? Should your country limit …

Author: Yassin Alaya, LSE 2nd Year Economics. In 2015, LSE committed to divest its financial endowment from coal and tar sands. This commitment was a result of pressure being exerted …

Tougher market conditions. High volatility. Slumping commodity prices. Exorbitant debt. These are the headlines describing the recent performance of emerging market economies, a group of middle-income countries that have become …

Author: An Li Xu, Jia Qi Jiang The US Federal Reserve announced its decision on short-term interest rate policies last Thursday September 17. Although they have issued multiple warnings and …

HEDGE FUNDS: A CRISIS IN THE MAKING Author: Abhishek Parasrampuria, Chief Financial Correspondent, The London Globalist While 78 billion dollars may not get you the world or Robert Downing Jr. …