Posts Tagged ‘capitalism’

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    Foreign Investment: Coca-Cola

    Jun 9, 13 • 716 Views • No Comments

    How does a business return to a country that it left many decades ago? After a military coup in 1962, Coca-Cola reduced its presence in Myanmar (Burma)  and then was prohibited from returning when the US banned most foreign investment there. Now though,...  [read more]

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    Clandestine Competition in China

    Jan 24, 12 • 276 Views • No Comments

    By Mira Korber, guest blogger. If you asked an American government official if you owned the teeth in your mouth, you would probably get some very strange looks. But, imagine hearing “no” as the answer to your question. The year would be 1978, and...  [read more]

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    Questions about Capitalism

    Jan 4, 12 • 263 Views • No Comments

    Can capitalism survive? In a Project Syndicate article, Harvard professor Ken Rogoff said, probably. But the “Anglo American paradigm” might evolve into another kind of capitalism. What threatens Anglo-American capitalism? Dr. Rogoff lists 5...  [read more]

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    Good and Bad Capitalism

    Feb 22, 11 • 316 Views • No Comments

    If you are trying to figure out the economics of the Middle East, I recommend starting with Good Capitalism, Bad Capitalism. One of the book’s 4 different kinds of capitalism, oligarchic capitalism, provides a good “slot” for grouping most...  [read more]