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A reform opportunity for the IMF

This month marks the 75th anniversary of the signing of the Bretton Woods agreement, which established the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank. For the IMF, it also marks the start of the process of selecting a new managing director to succeed Christine Lagarde, who has resigned following...

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Greek politics back to square one: Bucking the broader trend in Europe

The July 07 election in Greece saw the centre-right opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis leading his New Democracy (ND) Party to victory. He secured 39.9 per cent of the vote which was translated into a comfortable majority of 158 in the 300-seat parliament. However, the voter turnout in the election reached...

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