Monthly Archives: February 2012

What Is The Meaning Of Free Trade?

By Chandrashekar (Chandra) Tamirisa, (On Twitter) @c_tamirisa @ProSyn @CFR_org American Economic Review (AER), the most prestigious journal in economic science, in the February 2012 issue, its latest, has published a paper titled “New Trade Models, Same Old Gains?” by some … Continue reading

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Goldman Sachs: The Firm?

By Chandrashekar (Chandra) Tamirisa, (On Twitter) @c_tamirisa “It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends on his not understanding it.” ― Upton Sinclair, I, Candidate for Governor: And How I Got Licked I am … Continue reading

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American Energy? Coal: The “Only One Of The Above” Solution

By Chandrashekar (Chandra) Tamirisa, (On Twitter) @c_tamirisa The “All of the above” approach to energy policy is not working, no matter what the United States Chamber of Commerce, the largest lobby for business in America, says. Solyndra has answered that … Continue reading

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Colin Powell For President Of World Bank

By Chandrashekar (Chandra) Tamirisa, (On Twitter) @c_tamirisa (The author, a global sustainability entrepreneur, lobbyist and consultant, is the owner, founder and Chief Executive Officer of two Washington, DC-based sustainable global integration firms). Poverty reduction is White Man’s guilt, not burden, … Continue reading

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What Will I Do If I Am President Of The World Bank Group?

By Chandrashekar (Chandra) Tamirisa, (On Twitter) @c_tamirisa (The author, a global sustainability consultant, entrepreneur and lobbyist, is the owner, founder and Chief Executive Officer of two Washington, DC-based sustainable global integration firms). Preparing for an interview with a world leader can … Continue reading

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The Great Game (To One World)

By Chandrashekar (Chandra) Tamirisa, (On Twitter) @c_tamirisa Oh, East is East and West is West, and never the twain shall meet, Till Earth and Sky stand presently at God’s great Judgment Seat; But there is neither East nor West, Border, … Continue reading

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Reply To Barack Obama: American Energy? First Things First. Build The All-Electric Car And The Rest Will Happen

By Chandrashekar (Chandra) Tamirisa, (On Twitter) @c_tamirisa Fiscal Year (FY) 2013 budget is generous to manufacturers and it lowers corporate taxes across the board to 28%. But will it create jobs on a war footing while containing inflation? To take … Continue reading

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