Economy & Business

12 December 2012
In Lithuania, Too Many Teachers Chasing Too Few Pupils

The Baltic state’s schools are struggling with the consequences of the slump and unrelenting population loss. Is firing older teachers en masse the solution?

By Linas Jegelevicius
 
12 December 2012
Putin Idolizes Workers, Accused Ukrainian Lawmaker Returns Home

Plus, Hungary’s homelessness law comes under further scrutiny and a Siberian city where no one gets in without an invitation.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, and Nino Tsintsadze
 
11 December 2012
Warsaw, Brussels Clash Over Emissions Trading, Armenian Opposition Seeks to Redraw Political Map

Plus, Georgian and Russian officials to hold first direct talks in four years and a Jewish leader goes on trial in Belarus.

By Ky Krauthamer, Joshua Boissevain, Ioana Caloianu, and Nino Tsintsadze
 
10 December 2012
A White Knight Contrarian Rides into Bulgaria Premium

Slumping ad revenues and compromised journalism don’t deter a British investor, who could help clean up the place.

By Marius Dragomir
 

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