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Brown University is kicking off a 15-month celebration of its 250th anniversary.
If you became aware that the advice you were receiving from your economic advisers was causing you to get poorer rather than richer, how long would you keep them?
The chorus of optimistic forecasts is growing. The Federal Reserve's Beige Book reported moderate growth from November to the end of 2013, and that "the economic outlook is positive in most districts."
Delegates at the recent U.N. climate conference in Warsaw decided that $1 billion a day, the amount currently being spent across the world on "climate finance," is not enough.
Nearly two years after ending military engagement in the Iraq War, the U.S. and its allies are still paying millions of dollars for reconstruction, even though Baghdad is reaping revenue from its oil industry as instability rises and the government has grown closer to Iran.
The World Bank concluded its annual meeting Saturday with the organization's president, Jim Yong Kim, vowing to turn the organization into a "solutions bank." We agree that change is needed, but we have a better solution. Dissolve the World Bank.
Wading into the funding clashes consuming Washington, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim bluntly warned Tuesday that America's financial woes could have grave consequences for some of the world's poorest economies.
A free press is the key to a decade of growth and accountability
American Christians have some "Unfinished" business, Rich Stearns asserts, and not just because that's the title of a book he recently released via Thomas Nelson Publishers.