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US economist eyes World Bank presidency
Jeffrey Sachs says global lender has made blunders of "huge proportions" as it is not led by development experts.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2012 10:21 GMT
Jeffrey Sachs for the World Bank?
Jeffrey Sachs is a man committed to doing everything in his power to eradicate poverty within his lifetime, says Shank.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2012 08:59 GMT
A World Bank for a new world
The World Bank requires a president that understands development and sustainability, not another Wall Street banker.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2012 14:12 GMT
World Bank issues SOS for oceans
Global lender launches partnership between governments, scientists and organisations to restore health of planet's seas.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2012 12:03 GMT
Sarkozy heads to Germany for euro talks
French president set for talks with Merkel as eurozone's biggest economies seek to agree joint position on debt crisis.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2011 05:21 GMT
World Bank: Gender equality boosts economy
World Bank report finds that better opportunities for women increase productivity.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2011 20:22 GMT
Greek debt default fears persist
World entering economic danger zone, with possibility of a debt default increasing, World Bank head says.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2011 09:25 GMT
World Bank head warns of danger ahead
Zoellick says loss of market confidence in economic leadership of key countries has pushed markets into a danger zone.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2011 12:04 GMT
Should China be 'contained'?
If, out of fear, the US now treats China as an enemy, it guarantees an enemy in the future.
Joseph S Nye
Last updated: 08 Jul 2011 12:43 GMT
Arab revolutions mask economic status quo
Despite talk of a "new social contract", financial powers seek to maintain their grip on the poor of the Middle East.
Last updated: 10 Jun 2011 15:56 GMT
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The photo controversy over indigenous people
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'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
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