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For Africa, Good Policies Bring Good Prospects

Antoinette Sayeh | Posted 06.24.2014 | Business
Antoinette Sayeh

The issue of rising fiscal imbalances is worth dwelling on. A number of economic observers have asked the question: Are countries heading back to the bad old days of rapid debt accumulation that may need to be forgiven down the line? Are these fears well grounded?

Global Economic Growth Forecast Cut By IMF: Implications Are Sobering

Sheldon Filger | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Sheldon Filger

How much longer can major economies like the U.S. engage in historically unprecedented levels of monetary and fiscal stimulus that provides, at best, levels of economic growth so unimpressively marginal?

IMF: U.S. Economy Will Lag The World's Growth

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (AP, MARTIN CRUTSINGER) -- China and other emerging powers are offsetting weakness in the United States and Europe and will likely lift the...