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Christine Lagarde favored for IMF top job

The frontrunner for the IMF’s top job, French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde is not afraid of championing controversial reforms. Some say she could be just what the IMF “boy’s club” needs.


Here we go again: Can a French celeb get a fair trial in America?

Jami Floyd: Before we utter another breathless word about the Strauss-Kahn case, let’s not forget that the U.S. is the world leader in affording defendants the right to a fair trial.


L’affaire Strauss-Kahn

Why is the arrest of Dominique Strauss-Kahn such big news, aside from its lurid details, and why should we care?


Five ways of looking at the euro

Predictions and proposals abound as the Greek debt crisis continues to rattle global markets. Here’s what some top economists have to say.

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