Volume 23, Number 23, May 31, 1996


Special Report

Russia, the U.S.A., and the Global Financial Crisis

A round table discussion held in Moscow on April 24, co-chaired by Academician Leonid Abalkin and Academician Gennadi Osipov.

Lyndon LaRouche

Candidate for the U.S. Democratic Party’s Presidential nomination.

Ivan Korolyov

Deputy director of the Institute for the World Economy and International Relations (IMEMO) of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

Marivilia Carrasco

President in Mexico of the Ibero-American Solidarity Movement, founded in 1992.

Lothar Komp

Member of the EIR European Economics staff.

Vyacheslav Senchagov

Head of the Banking and Financial Policy Center at the Institute of Economics, Russian Academy of Sciences.

Jonathan Tennenbaum

Author of large-scale infrastructural programs for the Schiller Institute and director of the Fusion Energy Forum in Germany.

Valentin Pavlov

Former finance minister of the U.S.S.R. (1989-91) and former prime minister (1991).

Taras V. Muranivsky

President of the Schiller Institute for Science and Culture in Moscow.

Yelena N. Viduta

Member of the Plekhanov Russian Economic Academy.

Yuri N. Zabrodotsky

President of the “New Thinking” Academy.

Tatyana I. Koryagina

Director of the independent agency, Socio-Economic Programs, Prognoses, and Alternatives (SEPPA).

L.N. Rytov

Member of the Africa Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

Leonid Abalkin

Head of the Institute of Economics of the Russian Academy of Sciences and a leader of the Free Economic Society.

More ‘Nobel Lies’

by Lyndon H. LaRouche, Jr.

Reviews Pragmatic Gradualism: Reform Strategy for Russia, the proceedings of an Economic Transition Group seminar.

Growth in a Transitional Economy

by Sergei Glazyev

From Sergei Glazyev’s 1996 report to the Scientific Council of the Central Mathematical-Economics Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences. He is chairman of the Democratic Party of Russia.

Russian Scientists Warn of ‘Social Catastrophe’


Derivatives Strike Again, This Time in the Corn Belt

by Anthony K. Wikrent and Marcia Merry Baker

About one of every 20 farmers in the U.S. corn belt is threatened with being completely wiped out by the unprecedented increase in corn prices.

Business Briefs



A Managed Depression Is No Recovery.


Chirac Forges New ‘Entente Cordiale’ with the British

by Mark Burdman

The French President’s diplomacy is directly related to new judicial moves against former Presidential candidate Jacques Cheminade and other friends of Lyndon LaRouche in France.

International Intelligence


Dole Resignation Means Big Trouble for Clinton and Dole

by Jeffrey Steinberg

The radical free marketeers of the Mont Pelerin Society have taken temporary control over the U.S. Senate, as well as the House of Representatives.

National News