The current crop of Western bankers in the Middle East would not have recognized the region two decades ago. But veteran investment banker Jacob Yahiayan came to the Gulf in the late 1980s.February 15, 2011 8:48
Making the Arab Spring EternalAugust 15 2011 by Jay Akasie
The seeds of economic liberty and free markets have been planted in the Middle East. But can they grow, asks Jay Akasie.
When the 14th century explorer Ibn Battuta began his travels across most of the Arab world, he could take a…
Can western real estate recover? Is emerging market real estate worth the risk? And why won’t the billionaire buy any gold?January 26, 2011 3:13
Zurich-based partner and vice president at Booz & Co., Ronald Haddock, talks about why the future of the global economy might not rest in the East after all.January 10, 2011 4:15