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Andre Black

Examining Meso Corporations: Recent Status and trends in the world of the top Meso corporations

The purpose of this paper is to look at an important sample of meso corporations, namely the very largest of them all. The top 100 non financial meso corporations are examined, together with a smaller number of top financial meso … Read More

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GPI's Michele Geraci receives knighthood from the President of the Italian Republic

Michele Geraci, an expert on Chinese economy at The University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) and the Global Policy Institute was awarded the title of Knight of the Order of the Star of Italy ( Cavaliere dell’Ordine della Stella D’Italia), … Read More

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Don't Fear the Russians

If you believe many of the commentators and policy makers in Washington, President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia is an expansionist on the march. READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE.

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Why the Global Financial Crisis had so little impact on the banking systems of an emergent East Asia

ABSTRACT. The banking systems of the Emergent East Asian (EEA) economies have exhibited remarkable resilience to the global financial crisis. While this can be directly related to changes in structure, practice and regulation of banking in these countries that was … Read More

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GPI's Professor Sam Whimster honoured

The Academy of Social Sciences, on 3 March 2016, conferred the Award of Fellow on Professor Sam Whimster, Head of Culture and Modernisation Programme and Professorial Research Fellow at the Global Policy Institute. Sam Whimster is internationally acknowledged as the … Read More

Andre Black

Examining Meso Corporations: Recent Status and trends in the world of the top Meso corporations

The purpose of this paper is to look at an important sample of meso corporations, namely the very largest of them all. The top 100 non financial meso corporations are examined, together with a smaller number of top financial meso … Read More

Lieven

Don't Fear the Russians

If you believe many of the commentators and policy makers in Washington, President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia is an expansionist on the march. READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE.

chris-nixon-profile

Why the Global Financial Crisis had so little impact on the banking systems of an emergent East Asia

ABSTRACT. The banking systems of the Emergent East Asian (EEA) economies have exhibited remarkable resilience to the global financial crisis. While this can be directly related to changes in structure, practice and regulation of banking in these countries that was … Read More

Andre Black

Longer Term Perspectives on Global Growth: Rolling the Dice in 2016

Introduction The inspiration for this short paper came from several sources. It is partly an extension of some work done a few years ago for Chatham House as part of a project on industrial transformation[1]. This involved a relatively optimistic … Read More

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Vietnam’s stalled reform agenda

The Doi Moi (renovation) policy initiated by the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) in 1986 transformed Vietnam’s economy at the time. But the 30-year-old Doi Moi policies have long run out of steam. If Vietnam wants to catch up with … Read More

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Nord Stream and the Reality of Russia's 'Gas Weapon'

The 8th of November 2011 marks a new beginning in energy relations between the EU and Russia. Bypassing traditional transit countries, such as Belarus and Ukraine, the Nord stream pipeline will permit natural gas to be directly delivered from Russia … Read More

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Can the G-20 Contribute to More Stable Food Prices?

The 22-23rd June 2011 G-20 Paris meeting was historic. For the first time, the G-20’s agricultural ministers gathered jointly with representatives from main international institutions such as the World Bank (WB), World Trade Organisation (WTO), FAO and the World Food … Read More

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The US-India Partnership: Time to Lead

The U.S.-India relationship has had an upward trajectory. In fact, during his visit to India in November 2010, President Barack Obama said that U.S.-India relations will be “one of the defining partnerships of the 21st century”. Alluding to President Obama’s … Read More

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The Challenge of a Pakistani Spring

Many Middle Eastern regimes have fallen due to the recent surge in youth-driven movements for rights and democracy. This change, the so called Arab Spring, is propagating on its own terms. A recent law passed in the Kingdom of Saudi … Read More

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The Impact of Osama bin Laden's Death on International Islamic Terrorism

Following  the 9/11 attacks in the United States, Al Qaeda’s leader Osama Bin Laden became the main preoccupation of the US intelligence services. Almost one decade later, on May, 2nd 2011, US President Barack Obama put an end to the … Read More

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Prof Stephen Haseler talking to RT about the UK-EU renegotiation

Professor Stephen Haseler, Director of the Global Policy Institute, was interviewed by RT on 19th February 2016, talking about Prime Minister David Cameron’s renegotiation of Britain’s relationship with the European Union:    

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Arab Sping at five - George Szamuely in discussion on RT

GPI Senior Research Fellow George Szamuely in discussion on RT’s CrossTalking on the fifth anniversary of the Arab Spring.

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Jacques Reland on CNN commenting on the strikes in France

GPI Senior Research Fellow Jacques Reland discusses the French strikes on CNN. To watch the full interview CLICK HERE.

GPI Director Stephen Haseler on RT's CrossTalk

Again Athens finds itself at loggerheads with its creditors, particularly the IMF. The Greeks appear to be willing to do only enough to stay in the Eurozone, while the rest of Europe is willing to offer it just enough support … Read More

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Getting Europe Moving Together

With the aim of identifying constructive ways to develop European prosperity, the Federal Trust, the Industry Forum and the Global Policy Institute, financially supported by the European Commission Representation in London, have been running thoughout 2012 a project entitled “Getting … Read More

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New GPI Research Project: Out of the Turmoil: A New Middle East?

Against the background of the current turmoil in the Middle East, the Global Policy Institute and the Konrad Adenauer Foundation are jointly organising a policy research project which seeks to: identify the main drivers of change; outline possible scenarios for … Read More