Food Prices: Should Emerging Market Economies Be Concerned?

By Nicolás Depetris Chauvin High food prices are here to stay. This should be a reason of great concern not only in less developed countries...

The Case for Africa – The Real Estate Angle – Knowledge is King

By Nick Lambert Many companies are being attracted to Africa by relatively low labour costs, burgeoning economies

The Year 2016 Requires Tough Decisions in Nigeria

By Dan Steinbock               After the plunge of the commodity prices, the US Fed’s rate hikes are paving way for dimmed prospects in many...

From State of Exception to Anti-Coup Dictatorship in Erdoğan’s Turkey  

By Volga Can Ozben and Richard Westra Volga Can Ozben and Richard Westra maintain Turkey under Recep Tayyip Erdoğan as a poster case for the...

Solving the Asset–Shortage Problem of Emerging Markets

By Patrick Imam The growing appetite for emerging market financial assets (such as equity or bonds) by local and foreign investors has not been met...

A Time for European Diplomacy to Come of Age: Responding to the Refugee Crisis

By Susi Dennison “People will always want to migrate for a better life: this is a constant reality.” But the harrowing images on the news...

Oil For Food: Big Business in The Middle East

By Eckart Woertz Middle Eastern countries are highly dependent on food imports. They have reacted to the global food crisis of 2008 with various measures...

Winning the Talent War in Emerging Markets: Women are the Answer

By Sylvia Ann Hewlett and Ripa Rashid As global companies try to harness the growth and possibilities of emerging markets, the extraordinary energy, ambition and...

How Rapidly Should Africa Go Green? The Tension Between Natural Abundance And Economic Scarcity.

By Paul Collier & Anthony J. Venables Africa is the green continent: its CO2 emissions per person are less than one tonne pa, one-fifteenth of...

Emerging Markets are Re-Shaping the Global Economy, But Also Shaking It

By George Magnus From global tourism to manufactured products, and from industrial processes to modern technologies order, the re-convergence of emerging markets and their economic...