International Finance

Foreign Affairs Article

Fixing Finance

Author: Gillian Tett

As the global financial sector has swelled, the gap between the rich and the poor has grown. Three new books -- by James Galbraith, Robert Shiller, and Charles Ferguson -- come down differently on how much banks are to blame for inequality and what the government should do about it.

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Op-Ed

What Hollande Must Tell Germany

Author: Martin Wolf
Financial Times

Martin Wolf argues that François Hollande can put the eurozone back on a path to prosperity by shifting German leaders' focus away from austerity and toward reforms coupled with symmetric adjustment of the monetary union's internal imbalances.

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