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Wars, Hotels, Journalists: A Risky Alchemy

For decades, journalists from all over the world have camped out in major hotels to cover wars and civil strife. But putting so many newsmen...

How to Measure Well-Being and Happiness

A number of nations are attempting to act on proposals presented by the so-called Stiglitz Commission, which was charged with examining the prospects for measuring...

By the numbers

ONLINE DEGREE €17,500: Cost of a online degreeoffered by London School of Business Finance through Facebook. The school claims 30,000 online students.  

Making Movies Into a Weapon

Iranian director Bahman Ghobadi has set most of his films in his native Kurdistan. He insists he turned to filmmaking not for love of the...

Taking Italian Business On the Road

In an effort to make inroads in global trade, Italian businesses are revising their approach to competition. They are being assisted by data compiled by...

Reccomended reading

Following the 2001 release of his book “Armageddon averted: The Soviet Collapse,” Stephen Kotkin, director of the Russian Studies at Princeton University, continued probing...


NATO in Ukraine and the energy crisis in Europe

The EU race to climate neutrality