Reflections on the Recession (Summer 2009)

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    The Global Economic Crisis & Iraq’s Future

    Last summer, when oil prices reached all-time highs virtually every day, it seemed that one of the few silver linings was a more stable...

    A Recession In Terrorism Finance?

    Rachel Ehrenfeld Summer 2009
    The economic downturn and instability of the financial markets in the West has battered global economies. Despite the accompanying drop in oil prices, the...

    The Madoff Scandal and American Jewry

    Jonathan Tobin Summer 2009
    Before December 11, 2008, few Americans had ever heard of Bernard L. Madoff. Madoff had been managing billions of dollars for investors who believed...

    Inflation Around the Bend?

    Lacy Hunt Summer 2009
    Over the next decade, in the aftermath of the current bear market, investors will ultimately need to make the right call regarding inflation or...

    Making Sense of the Crisis

    Steve Forbes Summer 2009
    iF: Some are saying that U.S.-led capitalism is dead. How do you respond? SF: U.S-led capitalism will revive again once we fully grasp that it...

    American Prosperity Under Fire

    Judd Gregg Summer 2009
    The American dream has traditionally meant that each generation works hard and makes sacrifices in order to pass a better life on to the...

    Restoring Confidence, At Home And Abroad

    Lawrence J. Haas Summer 2009
    In a recent Rasmussen poll, just 53 percent of American adults said they believe capitalism is better than socialism. The rest thought socialism was...

    Letter From the Publisher: Weathering the Recession

    Matthew Brooks Summer 2009
    The current economic crisis has been the most severe this country has seen in generations. Our economy has started to stabilize, but still faces...

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