Financial Markets

Random musings on global financial markets, technology, physics and geopolitics

Financial Markets header image 4

Entries from May 2012

From FT : My lessons from life as a Chinese central banker

May 13th, 2012 · No Comments · Geopolitics, Markets

  My lessons from life as a Chinese central banker By David Daokui Li When I became one of three academic members of the People’s Bank of China’s Monetary Policy Committee in April 2010, I knew I was unprepared, despite teaching economics for nearly 20 years in the US and Hong Kong before returning to […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ···

Rand Corp : The Next War

May 10th, 2012 · No Comments · Geopolitics

  The Next War Americans are fooling themselves if they think the era of adventures abroad is over. In fact, another big international intervention is just around the corner. And we’re not nearly ready for it. BY DOUGLAS A. OLLIVANT, RADHA IYENGAR | MAY 3, 2012 U.S. President Barack Obama’s recent speech during his surprise visit to Afghanistan on […]

[Read more →]

Tags: ··