Global Policy’s May 2016 issue contains, among others, research articles on ethics in warzones, human security, peace agreements, military expenditure and democracy promotion in fragile states. It has a special section on ‘Law and Negotiation in Conflict: Theory, Policy and Practice’, edited by Catherine Turner.
Global Policy Vol 7, Issue 2, May 2016
Global Policy’s February 2016 issue contains, among others, research articles on constitutionalizing austerity, thinking beyond GDP, China’s labour standards and natural disasters. It also has a special section entitled ‘Governing Cyberspace: Building Confidence, Capacity and Consensus’.
Vol 7, Issue 1, February 2016

The Global Leadership Initiative at the University of Sheffield have taken a team of policy analysts to the G7 Leaders Summit, Ise-Shima, Japan. They will be posting blogs, opinion pieces and policy briefings on Global Policy in 'realtime' from the summit. Please see here to stay abreast.

The Panama papers show that many countries around the world have failed to tackle tax avoidance and evasion. Yet, as Craig Willy argues, making sure everyone pays their fair share is not just a question of increasing transparency of offshore accounts but enforcing international standards. To read the full post please click here.

The Global Refugee Crisis: Past, Present, and Future Aramide Odutayo - 30 May 2016

Aramide Odutayo argues that history matters when studying the present migration crisis. Does history matter when studying international...

Donald Trump and North Korea: Naïve or Nixon 2.0? Alastair Newton - 30 May 2016

“Mr Obama put North Korea on the back burner. Whoever becomes America’s next president will not have that luxury.” The...

Obama Goes to Hiroshima: The Pros and Cons of Lame Duck Presidents G7 Team - 27 May 2016

This year the Global Leadership Initiative at the University of Sheffield have taken a team of policy analysts to the G7 Leaders Summit,...

NGOs at the G7 Japan: Keep your friends close and your NGOs… well, further away G7 Team - 27 May 2016

This year the Global Leadership Initiative at the University of Sheffield have taken a team of policy analysts to the G7 Leaders Summit,...

Book Review: Ethics, Diversity, and World Politics: Saving Pluralism From Itself? Reviewed by Aaron McKeil - 27 May 2016

Ethics, Diversity, and World Politics: Saving Pluralism From Itself? by John Williams. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. 240 pp,...

GLI at the G7 - Abe’s efforts to win over the World’s Media G7 Team - 26 May 2016

This year the Global Leadership Initiative at the University of Sheffield have taken a team of policy analysts to the G7 Leaders Summit,...


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