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Homophobia Is Hurting The Economy

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Hiscott | Posted 06.13.2014 | Business

Homophobia could be costing the Indian economy as much as $30.8 billion every year, according to an upcoming study for the World Bank. And it's not ju...

World Bank Head: Climate Change 'One Of The Single Biggest Challenges'

Reuters | Posted 01.18.2013 | Green

* Poorest regions hit hardest * World Bank focuses on climate change under new chief * Must balance climate change with ...

World Leaders Overcome Protectionism Panic

Reuters | Posted 08.19.2012 | Business

(Corrects to Mexico and Canada in final paragraph) * G20 leaders extend freeze on protectionist measures pledge * Deal s...

17 Of 20 Nations Have Broken Promise TO Avoid Protectionist Measures

Washington Post | Anthony Faiola | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

At least 17 of the 20 major nations that vowed at a November summit to avoid protectionist steps that could spark a global trade war have violated tha...