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  On December 19th, the French ‘Cour de Justice de la République’, found Ms. Christine Lagarde, current Director of the IMF, guilty of negligence in an arbitration dispute[1]. In 1993, …
money and chart

In 1990, Amartya Sen questioned the ability of the GDP figure to reflect a country’s level of development. This statistic was, according to him, useful to acquaint the economic level …
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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 …
brexit

AUTHOR: ALBA PATOZI, LSE 3RD YEAR BSC ECONOMICS Four months after the referendum to leave the European Union, Britain finds itself in turmoil and uncertainty. The latest figures show that …
The Future Forum

AUTHOR: JAKUB DRABIK, FREQUENT CONTRIBUTOR, THE LONDON GLOBALIST Last week, despite calls asking him to step down Mark Carney announced he would remain the governor of the Bank of England …
fossil-free

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 …
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By late Sunday on January 25th 2015, Greek voters decided to give power to the radical leftist party in their national election. The opposition party Syriza, led by the young …
uggla

‘Know a little bit of everything’ was one among several nuggets of entrepreneurial wisdom delivered Markit founder and CEO, Lance Uggla. On Tuesday night, LSE’s Sheikh Zayed theatre hosted the …
ebola meds

The current Ebola outbreak in West Africa has claimed close to 5,000 lives. The UN predicts up to 10,000 new cases per week could soon be witnessed. World Bank president …
winter olympics

The 2022 Winter Olympics represent something of a watershed moment for the IOC. The withdrawal of Oslo as a candidate city this month has left the organisation with just two …