Since the 2008-9 financial crisis, Latin America has experienced a period of sluggish economic activity and increasing levels of external debt. In a world of low interest rates, the liquidity injected into the US and European banking systems flew over into Latin American economies as global demand dropped and commodities prices crashed downwards.
Debt at a Distance: China’s Debt Collection Callers during Covid-19
Culture is a cumulative custom of beliefs, values, rituals, and sanctions practiced by a group of people, province or country. It is a much sensitive dimension of internationalization of any business and making it perform in a culturally diverse environment. Sometimes, nations/states lose their normative significance in a cross-cultural setting (e.g., India). It is because they undermine their earlier philosophies of norms, values, and beliefs or neglected the cultural significance of other nations.
The National Fellowship Program supports outstanding scholars at leading institutions of higher education who are completing dissertations in United States politics, with an emphasis on historical and institutional analyses of politics, public policy, and foreign relations. National Fellows have the opportunity to connect with and be a part of the Jefferson Scholars Foundation's interdisciplinary community of world-class Scholars and Fellows at the University of Virginia.
On Wednesday, February 10, join the Smithsonian’s Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation online for Innovative Lives: Jessica O. Matthews, featuring Nigerian-American inventor and CEO Jessica O. Matthews.
"Magnifying Spaces of Capitalism: a Webinar"
February 22nd and 24th, 2021
15:00 – 18:00 GMT
The Young Scholar Initiative (YSI) Economic History Working Group and the University of Santiago de Compostela are organizing a two-day webinar on February 22nd and 24th. The theme will be "Magnifying Spaces of Capitalism: A Webinar." It will be divided in two sessions, the first in English (22), the second in Spanish (24).
Culture is a cumulative custom of beliefs, values, rituals, and sanctions practiced by a group of people, province or country. It is a much sensitive dimension of internationalization of any business and making it perform in a culturally diverse environment.
Call for Papers
Baltic Connections 2021: a Conference in Social Science History
April 20-21, 2021, University of Helsinki, Finland (Online)
The Early Modern Interdisciplinary Graduate Forum (EMIGF) is a monthly event hosted by the Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies (CRRS) at the University of Toronto. EMIGF is a platform for PhD candidates, post-docs, fellows, and recent graduates to deliver papers in an informal setting.