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  1. Prize fighter displays Nobel ambition

    Posted Feb 26th 2005, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... May Chan Po Leung Kuk Law's Foundation College's biotechnology laboratory stands at the end of 'The Road' to the Nobel Prize. 'There's a saying in Chinese. I may not be ale to move the mountain outside my house, but future generations may be able to,' said principal Daniel Chan Wing-kwok. 'That's my ambition, to produce a Nobel Prize ...

  2. Mainland far from labour turning point

    Posted Nov 20th 2007, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... spawned only four. The more famous of the two St Lucians is Derek Walcott who collected the Nobel Prize for literature in 1992. He is best known for the epic poem Omeros, in which rival St Lucian ... at large, it is the work of his less famous compatriot Arthur Lewis which is attracting more attention in the mainland. Professor Lewis was awarded the Nobel prize for economics (actually, ...

  3. No overheating, Nobel economist says

    Posted Jun 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Allen T.Cheng China does not have an economic overheating problem, a Nobel Prize-winning economist said yesterday. Robert Mundell, an economics professor at Columbia University in New York ... the consumer price index climbed to 4.4 per cent in May, the highest in seven years, but that is not very high,' said Dr Mundell, who won the Nobel Prize for economic science in 1999. 'There ...

  4. Nobel laureate dismisses talk of overheating

    Posted May 04th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cameron Dueck The mainland economy is in no danger of overheating and Beijing lawmakers will live to regret it if they allow the yuan to appreciate too quickly, according to Nobel Prize ... interdependence and trade within the region, he said the countries should consider aligning their currencies more. Mr Mundell won the Nobel prize in economics in 1999. ...

  5. Nobel laureate insists the yuan-dollar peg is a win-win for all

    Posted May 31st 2005, 12:00am by Nailene Chou

    ... Mundell said in Beijing yesterday. Speaking at the Nobel Laureates' Beijing Forum, the Columbia University professor, who won the Nobel Prize for economics in 1999, said prices ... an unconvertible currency been forced to move up, he said. The Nobel Laureates' Beijing Forum brought together seven economists who have won the prize as well as five other renowned economists. ...

  6. Business - Economy - CHINA

    World relies on Xi Jinping's economic moves

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... to manufacturing no longer leads to economic gains is called, in the literature of economic development, the Lewis turning point -- after the Nobel Prize-winning economist Arthur Lewis. If China ...

  7. Business - Banking & Finance - MONDAY FACE

    Banking on literature

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Hang Seng chief Andrew Fung has found his love of the classics has come in handy when communicating in his competitive world Banking on literature By day, Hang ... far removed from the world of ledgers and loans. Born and raised as the only child of an accountant father, the young Fung studied English literature and translation at the University of Hong ...

  8. Economically, US can talk a good game

    Posted Nov 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Southern China, at this moment, is crawling with the great and the good from American business and academic finance. Edmund Phelps, winner of a Nobel Prize for economics, is in Shenzhen ... night on the perils facing the US and global economies. Meanwhile, John Nash, the mathematician who won a Nobel Prize for economics for his work in game theory, is in town again, ...

  9. Making Globalization Work- The Next Steps to Global Justice

    Posted Oct 14th 2007, 12:00am by Tim Cribb

    ... Quite how that relates to the 2001 Nobel Prize for Economics recipient Joseph Stiglitz may be somewhat moot. Since his rant against the International Monetary Fund and the mess it made ... of Books calls the author 'an inventive and original thinker'. This author did win the Nobel Prize for showing Adam Smith wasn't always right and that markets do sometimes ...

  10. Stable yuan-dollar rate seen balancing trade

    Posted Sep 20th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... into equilibrium, says Nobel prize-winning economist Robert Mundell. 'Raising the value of the yuan will only attract more capital into China,' Mr Mundell said yesterday at the Chinese University ... contradict the mainland's policy of allowing the yuan to appreciate gradually,' an analyst said. Mr Mundell, the 1999 Nobel laureate in Economics, and fellow Nobel prize winners, Thomas ...




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