The February 2015 edition of Global Policy contains, among others, articles on gridlock and accountability within international organisations, financing for international development, and initiatives for global climate governance.
Vol 6, Issue 1, February 2015
The November 2014 edition contains special sections on ‘The Arms Trade Treaty and Global Civil Society’, and ‘International Education’. It also features articles on human rights, the new wars debate and LGBT laws.

Global Policy is pleased to announce the release of a joint publication with the Observer Research Foundation; ‘Eradicating TB in India: Challenges, Perspectives and Solutions’, edited by Harsh Sethi.

It features articles outlining the multifaceted nature of India's tuberculosis epidemic, its impact on communities, learnings from global successes and the way forward towards tackling the disease successfully.

Global Policy is pleased to announce its third e-book: ‘The Future of Foreign Trade Support – Setting Global Standards for Export Credit and Political Risk Insurance’, guest edited by Andreas Klasen and Fiona Bannert.

It asks how rules and regulations regarding ethics, human rights and the environment will impact growth through trade? To read the released chapters please click here.

Standardising Export Credit in the Post Crisis Environment Johannes Schmidt - 27 Mar 2015

Johannes Schmidt provides the first of this week's chapters for Global Policy’s e-book, 'The Future of Foreign Trade Support...

Are you Ready for the Technological Revolution? Klaus Schwab - 27 Mar 2015

Klaus Schwab, founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum, discusses the foreseeable effects of the technological revolution...

Book Review: Angela Merkel: The Chancellor and Her World Reviewed by Joyce Mushaben - 27 Mar 2015

Angela Merkel: The Chancellor and Her World by Stefan Kornelius. Translated by Anthea Bell and Christopher Moncrieff. Richmond/Surrey: Alma...

Why Premature Deindustrialization is Really Bad News for Development Duncan Green - 26 Mar 2015

A new study shows that countries are undergoing a process of premature industrialisaiton. This means that countries are running out of...

What Is Climate Change Anyway? Karl T. Muth - 26 Mar 2015

Karl T. Muth examines whether the mere belief in climate change - regardless of the science - is enough to move markets. The climate change...

Trade Growth needs Greater Global Harmonization, also among Banks Steven Beck - 25 Mar 2015

Steven Beck provides the second of this week's chapters for Global Policy’s e-book, 'The Future of Foreign Trade Support...


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