John Weeks

 

Brexit and the rise of the far right

Politics

On Thursday 23 June 2016 the Far Right achieved its most important victory in British electoral history. John Weeks, Professor Emeritus, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London looks at what happened.

The BRICS bank

Economics and Finance

Professor Emeritus, John Weeks, at the School of Oriental & African Studies, University of London on the BRICS nations intention to create their own bank. “They say it’s going to be nothing like the World Bank. But don’t bank on it. Much better than a project bank for the ‘South’ would be an institution providing long-term loans in foreign currencies.”