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Anne O. Krueger
By Anne O. Krueger - May 24,2023
WASHINGTON, DC — Recent headlines seem to augur a global debt crisis. The United States is teetering on the precipice of a self-inflicted default. Egypt, Ghana, Pakistan, and many other countries are in grave financial difficulties.
By Anne O. Krueger - Apr 20,2023
WASHINGTON, DC — When Sri Lanka’s economic crisis burst into international headlines a year ago, it had already been worsening for many months. Critical fuel shortages prevented people from going to work, and consumer goods could not be distributed.
By Anne O. Krueger - Mar 23,2023
WASHINGTON, DC — Last year’s US CHIPS and Science Act created large subsidies for investments in domestic semiconductor fabrication facilities (fabs), on the grounds that microchips are essential both to the US economy and to national security.
By Anne O. Krueger - Feb 19,2023
WASHINGTON, DC — The great statesmanship and leadership that the United States showed during and after World War II is well known.
By Anne O. Krueger - Jan 04,2023
WASHINGTON, DC  —  The world is embroiled in a megacrisis comprising the COVID-19 pandemic, Russia’s war in Ukraine, high inflation, recession fears and rising debt distress across emerging markets and developing countries.
By Anne O. Krueger - Nov 26,2022
WASHINGTON, DC  —  The US Congress recently approved the CHIPS and Science Act, which allocates over $50 billion to strengthen the semiconductor industry in the hope of making the United States self-sufficient.
By Anne O. Krueger - Oct 26,2022
WASHINGTON, DC  —  Puerto Rico is part of the United States, but it is not a state. It is a territory (and a commonwealth) with its own constitution, approved by the US Congress.
By Anne O. Krueger - Sep 27,2022
WASHINGTON, DC  —  The contradiction between US President Joe Biden’s major domestic and foreign-policy objectives and his administration’s trade policies has grown increasingly sharp.
By Anne O. Krueger - Aug 22,2022
WASHINGTON, DC  —  Semiconductors, one of the most important innovations of the last century, are now crucial inputs in mobile phones, personal computers, educational technologies, vehicles, heavy machinery, medical instruments, military equipment and much more.From the
By Anne O. Krueger - Jun 23,2022
WASHINGTON, DC  —  Inflation has become a hot-button political issue worldwide. In the United States, the consumer price index increased at an annual rate of 8.6 per cent in May, and EU inflation is not far behind.



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