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10 things the IMF wants you to know about Africa’s economy

Angola this week started negotiations with the IMF for financial support, pushed into the arms of the multilateral lender by a crash in the price of oil, on which it…

Africa and the Jihadist Threat by Dr. Tedros Adhanom

The list of places in Europe and Africa that have suffered from jihadist terrorism is rapidly growing: the seaside town of Grand-Bassam in Côte d’Ivoire, nightspots in Paris, and transport…

Africa’s great opportunity for reform

First the bad news. After fifteen years in the global economic growth fast lane, sub-Saharan Africa is reeling from the effects of falling commodity prices, depressed Chinese demand, and deteriorating…

Saudi Arabia: Facing Unprecedented Choices for Survival

Oil prices are plummeting — and Saudi Arabia could devolve into chaos as a result. Since summer 2014, crude oil has fallen from over $100 a barrel to under $30,…