This special issue of Global Policy, guest edited by Helmut K. Anheier, Marie Julie Chenard and O. Arne Westad, focuses on the ability of the EU to adapt to climate change, and develop effective and sustainable solutions.
Special Issue: Changing the European Debate: Focus on Climate Change
Global Policy's September 2014 issue contains a special section on ‘Development Banks of the Developing World’, and articles o income inequality, tax havens, immigration policies and cities as global actors.
Vol 5, Issue 3, September 2014

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 whether global standards for export credit and political risk insurance will become reality by 2020? And how rules and regulations regarding ethics, human rights and the environment will impact growth through trade? To read the first introductory chapter please click here.

Global Policy Snapshots are free downloadable visual representations of some of the key issues addressed in Global Policy.

They are a short, easily accessible collection of info-graphics, tables and statistics highlighting the state of global policymaking in various areas such as environment, financial regulation, nuclear proliferation and international trade.

Hong Kong: An Asian Autumn for Change? Rachit Ranjan and Stacey Comber - 22 Oct 2014

Rachit Ranjan and Stacey Comber explore the meaning of the recent unrest in Hong Kong. The inception of Hong Kong protests is a timely...

What’s The Smartest Post-2015 Target for Science and Technology? The Copenhagen Consensus Centers Post 2015 Consensus - 22 Oct 2014

The Post-2015 Consensus' fourth set of papers is focused on Science and Technology targets for the post-2015 development agenda. There...

What Works in Reducing Gender Inequality? Naila Kabeer - 20 Oct 2014

Overview of Naila Kabeer's approach to gender inequality exploring poverty, vulnerability and the design of more inclusive and...

Composing a TED Talk Karl T. Muth - 20 Oct 2014

Karl T. Muth discusses how he decided on a TED Talk topic. In a Twitter “conversation” with Bill Easterly earlier this week,...

The Future of Foreign Trade Support – An Introduction Andreas Klasen and Fiona Bannert - 17 Oct 2014

This Column from Andreas Klasen and Fiona Bannert represents the opening contribution to Global Policy’s third e-book, 'The...

Book Review: World Order Reviewed by Carter Page - 17 Oct 2014

World Order, by Henry Kissinger. New York: Penguin Press / London: Allen Lane, 2014. 432 pp, $36/£25 hardcover 9780241004265, £...


I would like to commend you for taking this important initiative. The world badly needs innovative solutions, involving both the public and private sector, to a wide range of pressing global challenges. To that end, a journal that brings together the world of academics and practitioners is most welcome.

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