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The failure of post-Soviet bloc democratisation
How to put post-Soviet republics on track for healthy and sustainable development.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 09:32 GMT
Prosperity economics: Answering America's top unasked questions
The whole narrative of the economic crisis facing America has been framed wrong since the beginning.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2012 12:22 GMT
Why nations fail
A new book highlights the role of politics in prosperity - a point that Europeans and Americans ignore at their peril.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2012 12:41 GMT
Egypt: The More Things Change...
History has shown that elites share their power when faced with the prospect of losing it, as Egypt now shows.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2011 10:54 GMT
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'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
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'Bajbouj': Old leader, new Tunisia
Analysis: Qatar's foreign policy - the old and the new
'Hide your strength, bide your time'
Richard Javad Heydarian
No escape for civilians in Syria
Kenya's fear of liberty
How citizens lead the search for Mexico's disappeared
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