Dr Clive Thomas

A global crisis that will not go away

A global crisis that will not go away

Crises dominate: Ending the  first decade of the 21st century

Crises dominate: Ending the first decade of the 21st century

Uncertainty abounds: Global recovery remains fragile

Uncertainty abounds: Global recovery remains fragile

Vulnerabilities in the financial regulatory and oversight system

Vulnerabilities in the financial regulatory and oversight system

Why do we research the underground economy?

Why do we research the underground economy?

What do the figures show?

What do the figures show?

Researching the underground  economy in Guyana

Researching the underground economy in Guyana

Did the global crisis distinguish betweencriminally-sourced and legitimate remittances?

Did the global crisis distinguish betweencriminally-sourced and legitimate remittances?

Remittances: Wages of sin or hard-working emigrants

Remittances: Wages of sin or hard-working emigrants

The global crisis and capital inflows

The global crisis and capital inflows

The financial impacts of the global crisis

The financial impacts of the global crisis

Statistical illusion or real changes: Guyana’s new rebased national accounts

Statistical illusion or real changes: Guyana’s new rebased national accounts

Magnification or manipulation: Guyana’s rebased national accounts series

Magnification or manipulation: Guyana’s rebased national accounts series

The magnifying effect of rebasing the national accounts calculations

The magnifying effect of rebasing the national accounts calculations

Constrained dependence on official external financing

Constrained dependence on official external financing

Facing external shocks: The perils of debt and capital inflows-led growth

Facing external shocks: The perils of debt and capital inflows-led growth

Economic pitfalls: The scourge of trade and exchange rate dependence

Economic pitfalls: The scourge of trade and exchange rate dependence

 Too small, too poor, too open: Coping with the global economic shocks

Too small, too poor, too open: Coping with the global economic shocks

Whistling in the dark: Political spin, slothfulness and lack of coordination

Whistling in the dark: Political spin, slothfulness and lack of coordination

The enigma of global financial markets: Stress testing ‘worked’ as bank failures intensify

The enigma of global financial markets: Stress testing ‘worked’ as bank failures intensify

Coping with financial meltdown and contagion: ‘Stress-testing’ banks

Coping with financial meltdown and contagion: ‘Stress-testing’ banks

Guyana and the wider world:Climate aid:  Global benefit or glorified scam

Guyana and the wider world:Climate aid: Global benefit or glorified scam

Governance of Rainforest Resources: Trade-off or Rip-off

Governance of Rainforest Resources: Trade-off or Rip-off

Operationalising Climate Funding in a Hostile Financial and Economic Environment

Operationalising Climate Funding in a Hostile Financial and Economic Environment

Why with all the growing fraud & criminality the historic polluters continue to push the carbon market?

Why with all the growing fraud & criminality the historic polluters continue to push the carbon market?

REDD and poor rainforest countries: The unfolding of a global scam

REDD and poor rainforest countries: The unfolding of a global scam

Buyers beware: Brigands and organized criminals threaten the global carbon market

Buyers beware: Brigands and organized criminals threaten the global carbon market

‘Gaming’ the carbon market with toxic forest-carbon offset projects

‘Gaming’ the carbon market with toxic forest-carbon offset projects

Forest carbon offsets: Low-hanging fruit in the garden of evil environmentalism

Forest carbon offsets: Low-hanging fruit in the garden of evil environmentalism

The global carbon market: The new ‘poster-child’ of globalization

The global carbon market: The new ‘poster-child’ of globalization

Is the carbon market a truly great commodity market?

Is the carbon market a truly great commodity market?

Trading in forest-carbon: On the cusp of a remarkable expansion!

Trading in forest-carbon: On the cusp of a remarkable expansion!

The nuts and bolts of carbon-trading exchanges

The nuts and bolts of carbon-trading exchanges

Success or failure: Mixed assessment of carbon climate exchanges

Success or failure: Mixed assessment of carbon climate exchanges

The ‘mysteries and mystifications’ of global carbon-trading

The ‘mysteries and mystifications’ of global carbon-trading

Shifting gears: From baseline data confusion to forest carbon markets

Shifting gears: From baseline data confusion to forest carbon markets

LCDS transitional arrangements

LCDS transitional arrangements