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How Will Marriott and Starwood Hotels Merger Affect Business Travelers?

by Michael McLellan

July 12, 2016

Marriott 3

EU regulators recently approved the $12+ billion hotel company megamerger between Marriott International and Starwood ...

Impact of Brexit May Vary among EU Countries: D&B

by Daniele Fraietta

July 8, 2016

European Parliament President Martin Schulz

How the economies of each of the European Union’s remaining 27 member countries will be affected by Brexit largely ...

How Brexit Will Impact the US Economy: D&B

by Bodhi Ganguli

June 29, 2016

US EU flags

The decision last week by UK voters to pull the country out of the European Union has indirect implications for the US ...

Nigeria Devalues Currency to Jump-Start Economy

by Bodhi Ganguli

June 28, 2016

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) devalued the Nigerian naira last week as an unavoidable step to restore balance in ...

Pound Tumbles, Stock Markets Crash as UK Votes to Leave EU

by Markus Kuger

June 24, 2016

Brexit flags

The referendum on British membership of the EU has ended in an unexpected victory for the “Leave” camp. ...

South American Exports Threaten US Position as King of Corn

by Lynett Oliver

June 22, 2016

corn field

The US has long supplied the world with corn as the top exporter and global producer. But Brazil and Argentina have ...

Questioning Neo-Liberalism and IMF Lending Practices

by Warwick Knowles

June 8, 2016

IMF Lagarde

Three economists with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) recently raised concerns about the neoliberal or “free ...

The Turbulent World of the Aviation Industry

by Malcolm Gledhill

June 6, 2016

airplane flying in dark clouds

Airline CEOs: Deploy oxygen masks, for the aviation industry is passing through strong turbulence. On the one hand, ...

Russia Likely Faces EU Sanctions for Another Six Months

by Jaspreet Sehmi

June 2, 2016


The European Union’s economic sanctions against Russia, first imposed in July 2014 in reaction to Moscow’s incursions ...

Doran’s “Breaking Rockefeller” Illuminates the Oil Industry

by Stuart Hampton

May 31, 2016


All of the key characters are brought to life. Men of great ambition and drive – Rockefeller of Standard Oil, Samuel of ...

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