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Record number of enrollees in the first few days of the Obamacare signup period; Job openings hold steady, near record high; Oil prices high on Saudi arrests
MSCI’s decision to keep Argentina in the Frontier category “is kind of a slap in the face” for the country, said Faculty Affiliate Mauro Guillen. It will hurt because “investment banks are influential and they move money. I don’t think this is good, and I wouldn’t have done it.”
One of the countless attributes on which America prides itself is having the most powerful economy in the history of the world. In many ways, this pride is hardly ill-placed—the numbers speak for themselves. The International Monetary Fund lists the 2016 U.S. nominal GDP at over $18.5 trillion, exceeding China (in second place) by over $7 trillion .
Middle East and North Africa: Trade and Investment Relations with the United States and Implications on American Foreign Policy
The Middle East and North Africa region is considered one of the most politically unstable regions in the world, yet the region has always had extreme significance in foreign affairs as a result of its great economic potential.
Faculty Affiliate Mauro Guillen speaks with Asia Times about the future of China, from a demographic and labor composition perspective. He sees China’s aging population as a real liability, saying:
“I think the impact will be felt relatively quickly - in the next 10 or 15 years or so.”