Monthly Archives For February 2010

A Greek Tragedy

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“All euro area members must conduct sound national policies in line with the agreed rules”. This was the opening line in a statement from EU heads of government made in Brussels on 11 February. The…

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Downhill All the Way

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Treating injuries miles from the ER is an essential skill, but you don’t need to be a doctor, surgeon, nurse, paediatrician, obstetric gynaecologist, or even a plain old voyeur to learn what it takes to…

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Poverty in the South

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Despite the wondrous technological developments and global wealth generated since the start of the 19th century, billions of people continue to live in the direst conditions of poverty. While this is clear from even the…

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