Chile and China’s copper deal

Feature Smelting high-grade copper to meet China's needs is putting pressure on Chile’s parched north. This article was published in China Dialogue on August 28, 2014.
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Poverty grows as Argentina wakes up in default

Feature Standard & Poor's decision to declare Argentina on “selective default” on July 30th is s a setback for a country already suffering from the devaluation of the peso, rampant inflation, slow growth, falling wages and widespread poverty. This article was published in International Finance Magazine on August 25, 2014.
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WTO rules against Argentina

Feature International pressure on Argentina is increasing as the World Trade Organization ruled on August 22 that the South American country’s import restrictions breach global trade rules. This article was published in International Finance Magazine on August 25, 2014.
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Arabs’ inconvenient truth

Analysis Notwithstanding passionate discourses against Western responsibility and “Zionist conspiracy,” commitment to the Palestinian cause has not translated into any support. This article was published in the North Africa Post on August 20, 2014.
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Une vérité qui dérange: L’échec des Etats arabes à aider les Palestiniens

Analyse Malgré les discours passionnés blâmant la responsabilité des pays occidentaux ainsi que le «complot sioniste», l'engagement des pays arabes envers la cause palestinienne ne s'est guère traduit en un quelconque soutient politique ou économique. Cet article a été publié dans The Huffington Post le 19 août 2014.
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