Economics

2009 and 2010 Economic Outlook for Nonprofits

A recent 2009 survey from the Foundation Center determined nonprofit giving will likely decline by more than 10 percent since 2008. The survey, the result of interviewing and obtaining the responses of 600 foundations, also said that continued reductions are expected throughout 2010.
Nov 12, 2014 |

Special Economic Zone

Special Economic Zones (SEZs) are specific geographical regions that have economic laws different from and more liberal than a country's typical economic laws. The goal is usually an increase in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the country.
Nov 12, 2014 |

Go for taking all The Updates of Global Economic news

You can hardly find any person who is not well-known about the news. Many types of news are there. Most of the people want to be updated with every kind of news. Media is very active in the whole world.
Nov 12, 2014 |

Hogwash and Growing Economic Concerns

In news from NASDAQ, US home prices fell in almost 75% of the metropolitan areas in the US. Third quarter numbers revealed that renewed weakness in the market the second half of this year, median house prices dropped on a fairly massive scale.
Nov 12, 2014 |

World Bank Economic Review

The mission of The World Bank Economic Review is to encourage and support research in the field of development economics. We seek to publish and disseminate innovative theoretical and empirical research that identifies, analyzes, measures, and evaluates the macro and micro-economic forces that promote or impede economic development with a view...
Jan 6, 2016 |

Public economics

Research in this area address effects of tax policy changes, government transfers and public service organisation. The effects on labour supply and income distribution are key issues in most studies. Statistical methods are applied to microdata to identify causal connections, whereas simulation models are applied to describe effects of changes in...
Apr 17, 2014 |

Remembering '85, Mexico City public leaps into quake rescue

Baruch García stood at an intersection Tuesday afternoon after a deadly earthquake, trying to direct traffic away from a road cutting through La Condesa’s lush Parque México. On the other side of... Read More

Lessons in identity from Kurds and Catalans

One of the defining challenges in the 21st century has been how to balance demands for independence by certain peoples with the sanctity of national borders. Just in the coming days alone, two... Read More

Kremlin frets as Russia's once restive Islamist region takes up political Islam

Russia fought two bloody wars in its Caucasus republic of Chechnya, ostensibly to crush an emerging threat of Islamist extremism on its own soil. Mr. Kadyrov is imposing sharia (Islamic law) on... Read More