The nomination of Jim Yong Kim to lead the World Bank meets with the approval of many opposed to globalization.
Even today, Sachs's approach to development remains top-down and formulaic.
IPS economists join 100 colleagues across the world in advocating for governments' right to use a proven tool against financial volatility.
As the climate changes, a deadly disease is on the rise.
On the Washington stop of her U.S. speaking tour, Affoing L. Affiong will discuss the challenges of a Pan-African vision for the 21st Century.
A new report from the World Economic Forum that tries to make sense of the wave of protest and unrest sweeping the world may signal a new approach to global security in Western capitals.
Rumors of the anti-globalization movement's death have been greatly exaggerated.
IPS' Global Economy project invites you to a reading, slide show, and discussion with author Wendy Call about the ferocious battle over plans to industrialize Isthmus of Tehuantepec in Mexico.
The man who called NAFTA "devastating" and "a big mistake" on the campaign trail is promoting free-trade agreements.
The Republicans are scared of the world, and this drives their anti-government mania.