There's debate over sanctions relief to Iran ahead of more nuclear talks in Geneva. But are sanctions effective? Suzanne DiMaggio writes for the New York Times’ “Room for Debate” about how sanctions affected the reform process in Myanmar.
Since reforms began in Myanmar nearly three years ago, countless corporations have visited the country in search of opportunities. Yet, excitement about this new market has been tempered by wider recognition of the barriers to investment.
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