Dr Clive Thomas

Why government activity is a drag on the national economy

Why government activity is a drag on the national economy

Economic efficiency, market failure, government activity and all that

Economic efficiency, market failure, government activity and all that

Government is huge in the economy

Government is huge in the economy

How big is ‘big government’ in Guyana?

How big is ‘big government’ in Guyana?

More on the rationale for a statutory independent National Assembly Budget Office

More on the rationale for a statutory independent National Assembly Budget Office

Wanted: A statutory independent non-partisan and professionally-staffed budget office of the National Assembly

Wanted: A statutory independent non-partisan and professionally-staffed budget office of the National Assembly

Bones of Contention: The Emerging Economies and the G7

Bones of Contention: The Emerging Economies and the G7

The big let-down: The emerging economies in the G20

The big let-down: The emerging economies in the G20

China: The new vanguard of 21st century exploitation of poor countries’ resources

China: The new vanguard of 21st century exploitation of poor countries’ resources

China and the emerging economies: From Third World vanguard to neo-liberal apologists

China and the emerging economies: From Third World vanguard to neo-liberal apologists

In the eye of the  global economic storm

In the eye of the global economic storm

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