Monthly Archives: December 2012

Questcor Finds Profits, at $28,000 a Vial

Kevin Moloney for The New York Times By ANDREW POLLACK Published: December 29, 2012 THE doctor was dumbfounded: a drug that used to cost $50 was now selling for $28,000 for a 5-milliliter vial. The physician, Dr. Ladislas Lazaro IV, … Continue reading

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Asia’s Pivotal Power

WALL STREET JOURNAL December 27, 2012 OPINION ASIA Asia’s Pivotal Power Japan has world-class capabilities that make it a serious player in the global balance of power. By RICHARD FONTAINE AND DAN TWINING A resurgent Asian nation has just elevated … Continue reading

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Are the Palestinians Ready to Share a State With Jordan?

Are the Palestinians Ready to Share a State With Jordan? by Daoud Kuttab President Abbas may be pursuing a confederation with Jordan — a move that could finally break the stalemate in the Israel-Palestinian conflict. In the summer of 1993, … Continue reading

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Foreign Affairs: Why The Generals Back Morsi

It seems like déjà vu all over again in Egypt. Recent clashes between supporters of President Mohamed Morsi and those who oppose his government’s draft constitution are reminiscent of the violence in the last days of former President Hosni Mubarak’s … Continue reading

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Future of Special Operations

Over the past decade, the United States’ military and the country’s national security strategy have come to rely on special operations to an unprecedented degree. As identifying and neutralizing terrorists and insurgents has become one of the Pentagon’s most crucial … Continue reading

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NYT OP-ED: To Save Syria, We Need Russia

By DIMITRI K. SIMES and PAUL J. SAUNDERS Published: December 21, 2012 ON Thursday, Russia’s president, Vladimir V. Putin, publicly distanced the Kremlin from Syria’s president, Bashar al-Assad, announcing, “We are not concerned about the fate of Assad’s regime.” As … Continue reading

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Ramo Article

They forgot to tell us globalization has a reverse gear. Now companies and countries need to get ready for the ‘inside economy.’ By Joshua Cooper Ramo, contributor FORTUNE — One morning this past September, Pascal Lamy, the energetic Frenchman who … Continue reading

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