General
azw3 |eng | 2016-01-04 | Author:Newton-Small, Jay [Newton-Small, Jay]

There’s a good deal of evidence that women are inherently risk-averse. Almost all—97 percent—of microlending is done to women in the developing world. Microcredit started in Bangladesh in 1983 and ...
( Category: Leadership March 22,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Archie Brown [Brown, Archie]

* Some revolutions, then, are led – as in Russia in November 1917 or Cuba in 1958–59 – and others are relatively leaderless, as in Tunisia and Egypt in 2011. ...
( Category: Leadership March 16,2017 )
epub |eng | 2014-03-08 | Author:Marwan Muasher

MOROCCO: REFORM FROM ABOVE As I write this, Morocco’s monarchy has succeeded in staying ahead of the street by acting quickly to address at lEast some of the basic demands ...
( Category: General March 9,2017 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2002-05-31 | Author:Chomsky, Noam & Schoeffel, John & Mitchell, Peter R. [Mitchell, Peter R.]

“Want” Creation MAN: But you could say that “to truck and barter” is human nature—that people are fundamentally materialist, and will always want to accumulate more and more under any ...
( Category: Social Policy February 28,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-10-10 | Author:Tim Shipman

17 Aunty Beeb Craig Oliver was furious. He had just tuned in to his first BBC bulletin of the day, and his former employers were leading with a row orchestrated ...
( Category: European November 7,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:Joe Conason

* * * The first time Bill Clinton mentioned CGI in a public forum had been almost nine months earlier, when he took the World Economic Forum stage in Davos ...
( Category: General September 15,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:Andrew M. Cuomo

People often ask me about the aftermath of my political and personal tribulations. The usual question is, “Did you change?” The better question, I tell them, is, “Did you grow?” ...
( Category: Leadership September 5,2016 )
epub |eng | 2017-08-18 | Author:Pamela K. Lamb

Senate • The U.S. vice president, although not a Senate member, is the presiding officer of the Senate, according to the Constitution. The vice president may not debate and only ...
( Category: Civics & Citizenship August 19,2016 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2012-03-08 | Author:Caroline Cox & John Marks [Cox, Caroline]

Waqf and Islamic finance Jonathan Benthall and Jerome Bellion-Jourdan251 argue that Waqf and Islamic finance are grounded in Islamic tradition. In the twentieth and twenty-first centuries they have become major ...
( Category: Fascism July 17,2016 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Ilya Somin [Somin, Ilya]

CHAPTER 6 Political Ignorance and Judicial Review [J]udicial review is a deviant institution in the American democracy. Alexander Bickel1 LIMITING AND DECENTRALIZING GOVERNMENT POWER can mitigate the problem of political ...
( Category: General June 16,2016 )
epub |eng | 2008-11-03 | Author:Max De Pree [De Pree, Max]

Second, just as moving up in the hierarchy does not confer competence, so organizational power does not guarantee wisdom. The discernment and judgment necessary to evaluate creative gifts and true ...
( Category: Leadership June 9,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:John Sweeney

1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qd3H9X-Y12k 2 Sweeney: The Life and Evil Times of Nicolae Ceausescu, p8. 3 Martin, p547. 13 The Washing of Brains ‘It was a bright cold day in April, and ...
( Category: General April 21,2016 )
epub |eng | 2015-10-12 | Author:Richard Javad Heydarian

23 January 2013 Philippines filed Notification and Statement of Claim (NSC) in the South China Sea 19 February 2013 China formally rejected the Philippines’ NSC, a position it reiterated on ...
( Category: Asian April 20,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:David Sehat

CHAPTER SIX The Montage Effect In the sweltering August of 1963, Washington, D.C., braced for an epic riot. Plans were for hundreds of thousands of black protesters to descend on ...
( Category: Revolution & Founding April 17,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:Robert Higgs

CULTIVATING AND PRUNING THE FIRST NEW DEAL: THE SUPREME COURT Legislate as it might, the 73rd Congress still had to get its laws past the courts. For several years the ...
( Category: General April 14,2016 )