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How is the growth in India and China different?

Nov. 15 – Professor Ashutosh Varshney discusses the difference between authoritarian political dispensation and messy democracies. Reuters Video: Chrystia Freeland

Chrystia Freeland Video

Is the Anna Hazare movement a turning point in India?

Nov. 15 – How much pressure is the Anna Hazare movement really putting on the Indian government. Professor Ashutosh Varshney of Brown University analyzes. Reuters Video: Chrystia Freeland

Chrystia Freeland Video

Is this the moment for political awakening in India’s cities?

While still 68% rural, it seems India is the only exception to Democratic theory. Professor Ashutosh Varshney explains where the country’s political and economic strengths lie. Reuters Video: Chrystia Freeland

Chrystia Freeland Video

The fate of the EU and its impact on the U.S.

The Euro zone is still trying to dig itself out of its financial mess and prevent more countries, like Spain and Italy, from sinking into a black hole. At a panel discussion called, The Finance Crisis: Lessons Learned from Canada and the Way Forward, at the Canadian Embassy in Washington, …

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The impact of Occupy Wall Street

The Occupy Wall Street protests has enlarged the spotlight on the financial district’s questionable practices that have contributed to the country’s economic downturn. At a panel discussion called, The Finance Crisis: Lessons Learned from Canada and the Way Forward, at the Canadian Embassy in Washington, D.C., Robert Rubin, former U.S. …

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The positives of the U.S.

What does the U.S. have going for it? At a panel discussion called, The Finance Crisis: Lessons Learned from Canada and the Way Forward, at the Canadian Embassy in Washington, D.C., Robert Rubin, former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, tells Chrystia Freeland what he believes are the U.S.’s good points …

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Financial regulation: to study or ignore history

OSFI Assistant superintendent Ted Price explains that most regulation is based on previous history, something that Gordon Nixon of RBC Financial Group points out as looking in the wrong direction. Reuters Video: Chrystia Freeland

Chrystia Freeland Video

Global model for regulation? Try Canada

How do we get the world’s largest economies on the same page moving forward with regulation? CFTC Commissioner Jill Sommers outlines some of the progress and challenges the U.S. has had and Thomson Reuters CEO Tom Glocer touts Canada as a template for a great country in which to do …

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The challenges of India’s industrialization

Professor Ashutosh Varshney of Brown University analyzes the current state of India’s democratic system as well as the strengths and challenges in this rapidly growing nation. Full interview. Reuters Video: Chrystia Freeland

Chrystia Freeland Video

The Finance Crisis: Part Three

At a panel discussion called, The Finance Crisis: Lessons Learned from Canada and the Way Forward, at the Canadian Embassy in Washington, D.C., Robert Rubin, former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, shares his thoughts on the EU debt crisis, the pros and cons of the United States and the impact …