Guyana failed to evade the “resource curse” once. Will it happen again?
The old guard has yet to moot a palatable candidate for the young Iraqis demanding change.
Democracy continues to backslide on the African continent.
Assessing the usual terrorist suspects behind a recent suicide bombing in Quetta.
Recounting global disruptions from the COVID-19 outbreak, along with the growing list of government stimulus initiatives deployed to mitigate them.
A strong USD could savage those who borrowed heavily in the currency, whether a state-owned corporation like Mexico’s Pemex or a resource-dependent sovereign like Nigeria.
A Keynesian stimulus program has been beset by delays and the private sector’s reluctance to get involved.
The region’s leaders are about to face the ultimate test.
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed must stem the spread of both COVID-19 and ethnic strife if his new Prosperity Party is to prevail in this year’s elections.
The Greek sovereign debt crisis left cracks in the foundation of the grand experiment of the euro. Will COVID-19 pry them open?