Topic: Amartya Sen
Unexpectedly successful bond auctions for Spain and Italy and additional lending from the European Central Bank generated speculation about a turnaround – until S&P announced it had downgraded France.
How much should the government intervene in the economy of a free society? Sylvia Nasar traces a century of debate.
09/12/2011 07:10 am
Capitalism gets the blame in this talking-heads documentary. But the movie review points out that 'The End of Poverty?' offers few real-world solutions.
12/04/2009 12:00 am
Asian nations have taken steps to stem rising prices of rice and palm oil. Corn and wheat prices have spiked as well.
03/05/2008 12:00 am