Economics

Japan’s Upper House Election

By Michael J. Green & Nicholas Szechenyi — On July 10, Japan’s ruling coalition won a comfortable victory in elections for the Upper House of the Diet (parliament), solidifying Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s political power as he seeks to implement…

Update on India’s States: July 7, 2016

U.S. undersecretary of state Thomas Shannon met with West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee, NCAER offers new study on investment potential of states, Maharashtra’s plan to increase labor flexibility hits union buzzsaw, Andhra-Tamil Nadu dam dispute escalates, Telangana government delegation…

The Leaderboard: Ramon Lopez

Who is he? Ramon Lopez most recently served as the executive director of Go Negosyo, a Philippine entrepreneurship advocacy group, and as vice president and corporate planning head of RFM Corporation, a food and beverage company. He previously worked with…