Tagged: World Bank
The World Bank irresponsibly and recklessly continues to perpetuate the world’s dependence on climate-altering fossil fuels while profiting from carbon trading, a dubious remedy to climate change.
As it outsources emissions cuts, the World Bank is dealing from both ends of the climate change deck.
As it tries to paint its image green, the Bank backs an Indian coal plant being built by the Tata Group.
The global economic crisis is just now hitting the developing world with devastating effects.
Noam Chomsky looks at the increasing power and coordination of the countries of the Global South.
The outcome of the Bali climate talks is more likely to benefit the World Bank and investors than to put the brakes on climate change.
The Washington Consensus is dead. Here's what needs to take its place.
Ten years after the Asian financial crisis, the Pacific economies have yet to really recover. Meanwhile, as columnist Walden Bello argues, finance capital resists any form of global regulation, making more financial crises likely.
The selection of another Europe to head the IMF will only further marginalize the institution.
Umpire, this game is fixed! Zoellick is poised to replace Wolfowitz in the World Banks latest one-horse-race.