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Angel Gurría

Entries by Angel Gurría

Déjà Vu All Over Again?

(4) Comments | Posted May 25, 2011 | 2:44 PM

We'd like to think we're through the worst of the biggest crisis in 70 years. And yet derivatives, a chief culprit of the financial meltdown, continue to account for 10 times world GDP and counting. A major $8.5 billion takeover has analysts speculating about a new internet bubble. Some emerging...

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Uncommon Wisdom on Teaching

(279) Comments | Posted March 16, 2011 | 11:53 AM

Much of the conventional wisdom today about the difficulty of elevating the teaching profession is mistaken or exaggerated. Many people believe that the challenges facing the teaching profession are largely unique to each nation. Others contend that the status of the teaching profession in America and other countries is largely...

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A Global Economic and Moral Imperative

(14) Comments | Posted December 10, 2009 | 6:09 PM

In too many parts of the world, public corruption is still accepted as part of the cost of doing business.

This apathy is chipping away at the foundations of international trade.

Since 1994, according to the best data available, foreign government officials have allegedly been bribed to award...

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