Monthly Archives: February 2009

A review of my book, “One Currency for Bosnia”

The Weekly Standard March 9, 2009 http://www.weeklystandard.com/Content/Protected/Articles/000/000/016/206tjbiw.asp Cash for BalkansA sound currency is the least of Bosnia’s problems.by Stephen Schwartz 03/09/2009, Volume 014, Issue 24 One Currency for BosniaCreating the Central Bank of Bosnia and Herzegovinaby Warren CoatsJameson, 349 pp., … Continue reading

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Hi from Nairobi, Kenya

I am entering my third and last week of this visit to Nairobi. This time I am here for the IMF to provide assistance to the Central Bank of Kenya’s implementation of its monetary policy (it follows a monetary rule). … Continue reading

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Comments on Obama’s lost opportunity

Hi from Nairobi Kenya Last week I communicated my disappointment that President Obama had lost the moral high ground by standing by several appointees to his cabinet who have violated tax laws and my relief that he acknowledge that he … Continue reading

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