Barton Heyman

October 5, 2017

Africa Update: South Africa’s Wits University drops KPMG as auditor

One of South Africa’s leading seats of learning, the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), is dropping KPMG as its auditor after a scandal about the firm’s […]
October 5, 2017

World Update: India’s economy in ‘downward spiral.’ What did Modi get wrong?

India’s economy, once hailed as a global bright spot, is down in the dumps. Growth in the South Asian nation fell during the first six months […]
October 5, 2017

Africa Update: Trump’s Africa policy is still incoherent, but key signals are emerging

Africa’s leaders, along with everyone else interested in US-Africa relations, have waited eight months for US President Donald Trump’s administration to explain its Africa policy. We […]
October 5, 2017

Nigeria Update: Emerging market inflows fall to lowest since January

Foreign investors cut capital flows to emerging market debt and equities in September for the second straight month, reducing inflows to $14.5 billion as caution about […]