Why the world needs a new reserve currency

It is symbolic that the recent BRICS summit in Fortaleza, Brazil, took place exactly seven decades after the Bretton Woods Conference that created the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank. The upshot of the BRICS meeting was the announcement … Read the rest

John Maynard Keynes: Where’s The Genius?! (Part 2)

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The following is the conclusion of my conversation with Benn Steil. (Read part 1.) Dr. Steil is senior fellow and director of international economics at

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John Maynard Keynes: Where’s The Genius?! (Part 1)

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The following is the first part of my conversation with Benn Steil. Dr. Steil is senior fellow and director of international economics at the Council on Foreign … Read the rest