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Forbes, Steve
November 2009
Forbes Asia;11/16/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 17, p9
The article presents the author's views on world political events and the economic initiatives in the U.S. He observes that the fall of the Berlin wall changed the world and liberated tens of millions of people from communism. According to him former U.S. President Ronald Reagan worked towards winning the Cold war, but failed to win the Nobel Peace Prize. He criticizes the decision of the Federal Reserve to establish pay guidelines for banks and financial institutions in the U.S.


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