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George Akerlof, Nobel Laureate in Economics, presents his new book at a recent IMF forum. Akerlof told a captive audience that “phishing” affects our everyday walk of life (photo: IMF)

Akerlof Says Free Markets May Manipulate Our Thinking

November 25, 2015

At a recent IMF forum, George Akerlof, 2001 Nobel Laureate in Economics, discussed his new book, Phishing for Phools, which is based on the idea that free market forces can produce systemic harm by exploiting human for more

Good Administration of Oil and Mining Revenues is Vital

August 06, 2014
Effective administration of public revenues derived from the petroleum and mining industries gets a boost with the release of a new IMF handbook. Policymakers and government officials in charge of administering oil, gas and mining revenues now have practical guidelines at their for more

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