Reem Heakal

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  1. Markets & Economy

    What Is The Balance Of Payments?

    Learn about the balance of payments, and how it helps countries to track how much money is coming in and how much money is ...
  2. Markets & Economy

    What is the Quantity Theory of Money?

    Take a look at the tenets, assumptions and challenges of monetarism's principal theory, the quantity theory of money.
  3. Banking

    What Is the Bank for International Settlements?

    Get the scoop on the structure and functions of the oldest global financial institution.
  4. Forex & Currencies

    Currency exchange: Floating rate versus fixed rate

    Baffled by exchange rates? Wonder why some currencies fluctuate while others are pegged? This article has the answers.
  5. Markets & Economy

    Cost-push inflation versus demand-pull inflation

    Gain a deeper understanding of aggregate supply and demand, forces which raise the price of goods and services.
  6. Financial Analysis

    Understanding Capital And Financial Accounts In The Balance Of Payments

    The current, capital and financial accounts compose a nation's balance of payments, indicating the state of its economy and ...
  7. Budgeting & Savings

    Current Account Deficits: Government Investment or Irresponsibility?

    Deficit can be a sign of trouble for some countries, and of health for others. Find out what it means when more funds are ...
  8. Markets & Economy

    What Is Market Efficiency?

    The efficient market hypothesis (EMH) suggests that stock prices fully reflect all available information in the market. Is ...
  9. Markets & Economy

    Explaining The World Through Macroeconomic Analysis

    From unemployment and inflation to government policy, learn what macroeconomics measures and how it affects everyone.
  10. International / Global

    What Is the World Trade Organization?

    The World Trade Organization (WTO) sets the global rules of trade. But what exactly does it do and why do so many oppose ...
  11. Markets & Economy

    What Is the World Bank?

    You've heard of the World Bank, now find out how it functions and why some groups oppose it.
  12. Markets & Economy

    Exploring the Current Account in the Balance of Payments

    Learn how a country's current account balance reflects the country's economic health.
  13. Markets & Economy

    What Are Economies Of Scale?

    Is bigger always better? Read up on the important and often misunderstood concept of economies of scale.
  14. Markets & Economy

    Forces Behind Interest Rates

    Get a deeper understanding of the importance of interest rates and what makes them change.
  15. Markets & Economy

    What Is International Trade?

    Everyone's talking about globalization, learn what is it and why some oppose it.
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