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UK Businesses Welcome Tories for Another Term

by Markus Kuger

May 14, 2015

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Incumbent United Kingdom Prime Minister David Cameron’s unexpected re-election this month is welcome news to most ...

Emerging Markets Struggle to Realize Gains from Intellectual Property

by Isaac Leung

May 8, 2015

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Intellectual property — proprietary know-how — is either secret or licensed under strict controls in ...

Global Financial Instability: Still with Us after All These Years

by Warwick Knowles

May 6, 2015

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Businesses are still living with the consequences of the global financial crisis, which burst onto the public ...

Shell’s Big Bid For BG Group

by Stuart Hampton

May 1, 2015

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Royal Dutch Shell, the venerable Anglo-Dutch oil company that rose from humble origins trading seashells to become an ...

Is Principled Foreign Policy Bad for Business?

by Oana Aristide

April 30, 2015

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Since the election of a new center-left government less than six months ago, Sweden has been carrying out a foreign ...

Late Payments Spark Action from UK Lawmakers

by Daniele Fraietta

April 27, 2015

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Small and medium-sized enterprises in the United Kingdom are experiencing major problems with late payments, ...

Mexico’s Auto Industry in High Gear

by James Bryant

April 22, 2015

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Last week Ford announced it would invest $2.5 billion to expand its manufacturing operations in Mexico. Ford’s notice ...

Terrorist Acts Threaten Business Continuity in Kenya

by Bodhi Ganguli

April 22, 2015

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A rising tide of Islamist terrorism poses a serious threat to business continuity in sub-Saharan Africa. Insurgent ...

Medical Tourism: Growing in Asia and Latin America

by Michelle Campbell

April 20, 2015

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Imagine recuperating in one of the most picturesque places on the planet after undergoing dental, knee, or cosmetic ...

Supply-Side Reforms: Lost on the Eurozone

by Markus Kuger

April 20, 2015

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The reluctance of many European countries to implement supply-side economic reforms continues to hamper the eurozone’s ...

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