Nichelle Grant

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UK warned on cost of 'hard Brexit'

<b>The leading authority on world trade has told the BBC that there are likely to be costs attached to a "hard Brexit".</b><p>Roberto Azevedo, director general of the World Trade Organisation, said that negotiations between the UK and the European Union would be difficult and "extremely unpredictable".<p>He …

Six impossible notions about ‘global Britain’ | Financial Times

The White Queen in Lewis Carroll’s <i>Through the Looking Glass</i> claimed to believe six impossible things before breakfast. Alas, <i>The Brexit Inflection</i> …

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Progress in Brexit talks has lessened chance of disorderly exit - Reuters poll | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Signs of progress in Britain’s negotiations to leave the European Union mean the chance of a disorderly Brexit declined in the past month, a Reuters poll found, and the talks will probably end with a free trade deal.<p>Anti-Brexit protesters wave EU and Union flags outside the …

12/01/2017: How to fix globalization, according to economist Joseph Stiglitz

(U.S. Edition) The GOP tax overhaul could add more than $1 trillion to the deficit over the next decade, according to an analysis from the Joint Committee on Taxation, and that has Republicans concerned. On today's show, we'll take a look at what this means for the bill's future, and what Senate …

British Labour leader Corbyn tells Morgan Stanley: 'We're a threat'

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn warned Morgan Stanley that bankers are right to regard him as a threat because he wants to transform what he cast as a rigged economy that profits speculators at the expense of ordinary people.<p>Morgan Stanley cautioned investors on …

World AIDS Day: Dr Katharina Hauck on the health economics of fighting HIV

Katharina Hauck speaking at the Annual Meeting 2017 of the World Economic Forum in Davos (Copyright by World Economic Forum / Sikarin …

How Cashews Explain Globalization - WSJ

By<p>Bill Spindle and<p>Bill Spindle<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@BillSpindle<p>Google+<p>bill.spindle@wsj.com<p>Vibhuti Agarwal<p>Vibhuti Agarwal<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@agarwalvibhuti<p>vibhuti.agarwal@wsj.com<p>KOLLAM, India—Behold the humble cashew nut. Turns out it isn’t so humble, or even a nut.<p>Dangling …

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Trade talks with Donald Trump 'a waste of time for UK', says Nobel Prize-winning economist

Beginning trade talks with Donald Trump would be “a waste of time”, a Nobel Prize-winning economist has warned.<p>Joseph Stiglitz has said the UK should …

Talking to the UN about rape and peacekeeping

Rape, peacekeeping and the UN.<p>A couple of weeks ago we took you on a harrowing journey to the Central African Republic. Al Jazeera journalist Azad Essa told you about the effects of rape and exploitation at the hands of United Nations peacekeepers, and about how victims are often left …

A Muslim doctor caring for Trump's America | Closer than they appear News

Three years ago, Dr Ayaz Virji moved his family to Dawson, Minnesota, a rural farming community only about 32km away from the state's border with South Dakota. As far as the people of Dawson know, the Virjis are the first Muslim family to ever live there.<p>Dr Virji felt welcome in his new home, where …

Mladic Conviction Closes Dark Chapter in Europe, but New Era of Uncertainty Looms

THE HAGUE — It was the closing of one of Europe’s most shameful chapters of atrocity and bloodletting since World War II.<p>With applause inside and outside the courtroom at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, Gen. Ratko Mladic, the former Bosnian Serb commander, was …