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COVID-19: The Economic Recovery is Stalling

The Economic Sentiment Index of the European Commission for August shows that the recovery of the European economy is slowing down.

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Why Foreign Direct Investment Was Already Sagging

Foreign direct investment (FDI) involves a management component.

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Africa is Not Five Countries

Scholars of the continent of Africa sometimes feel moved to expostulate: "Africa is not a country!"

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The U.S. Will Not Recover Pre-Crisis Jobs Copying The Eurozone Policies

The employment recovery in the United States is as impressive as the collapse due to the lockdown.

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CEO/Worker Pay Ratios: Some Snapshots

Each year, US corporations are required to report the pay for their chief executive officers, and also to report the ratio of CEO pay to the pay of the median worker at the company. 

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How is Asia’s Economy Set to Recover Post Covid-19?

For the first time in living memory, Asia’s GDP growth is expected to contract by 1.6% in the year 2020.

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100 Million Traffic Stops: Evidence on Racial Discrimination

 A primary challenge in doing research on racial discrimination is that you need to answer the "what if" questions.