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Karl T. Muth
A Safer Chicago? We've Already Got One 23rd April 2015

Karl Muth explores how we should approach the long term trends in violence in Chicago. I was recently about to fly to...

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Improving Project Outcomes through Sustainability Standards
Edith P. Quintrell and Kate Wallace
Improving Project Outcomes through Sustainability Standards 13th April 2015

Edith P. Quintrell and Kate Wallace provide the last of this week's chapters for Global Policy’s e-book,...

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Building International Rules for Financing Export Credits
Pekka Karkovirta
Building International Rules for Financing Export Credits 11th April 2015

Pekka Karkovirta provides the fourth of this week's chapters for Global Policy’s e-book, 'The Future of...

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Export Credit Agencies in the Short-term Credit Insurance Space
Ralph Lai
Export Credit Agencies in the Short-term Credit Insurance Space 10th April 2015

Ralph Lai provides the third of this week's chapters for Global Policy’s e-book, 'The Future of Foreign...

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Hans-Jörg Schmidt-Trenz
Globalisation and Governance – Old Questions, New Answers? 9th April 2015

Hans-Jörg Schmidt-Trenz  provides the second of this week's chapters for Global Policy’s e-book, '...

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Why we should Provide Legal Identities for All by 2030
The Copenhagen Consensus Centers Post 2015 Consensus
Why we should Provide Legal Identities for All by 2030 9th April 2015

Corruption last year cost the world more than one trillion dollars. That is a trillion dollars we can’t use to...

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Preserving the Financial Infrastructure for Trade
Sébastien de Brouwer
Preserving the Financial Infrastructure for Trade 8th April 2015

Sébastien de Brouwer provides the first of this week's chapters for Global Policy’s e-book, 'The Future...

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Margareta Drzeniek Hanouz
Why Discrimination is Bad for Business 24th April 2015

World Economic Forum's Margareta Drzeniek Hanouz discusses why gender discrimination is bad for business...

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Jason Klocek
In Good Faith? Reconsidering the Impact of Religion on Negotiated Settlements 24th April 2015

A commonly held assumption among scholars is that religiously motivated insurgencies are more intractable than other...

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Andrés Ortega
A More Global Connectedness 23rd April 2015

Andrés Ortega examines the post-crisis level of globalization and its major trends through the DHL Global Connectedness...

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Joanna Penn and John Wihbey
Measuring Global Transparency by Data Openness: Research on a New Ranking Method 23rd April 2015

The World Wide Web foundation has issued a new Open Data Barometer that ranks countries according to their level of...

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Lawrence N. Shulman
Cancer Care for the Developing World 22nd April 2015

Lawrence Shulman, chief of staff and director of the Center for Global Cancer Medicine at Harvard, analyses how...

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Benjamin Selwyn
Harsh Labour: Bedrock of Global Capitalism 22nd April 2015

Benjamin Selwyn, Senior Lecturer in International Relations and Development Studies, University of Sussex, argues that...

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China and India, the “Rising Powers” (RP) and their Role in African development:
Sumit Roy
China and India, the “Rising Powers” and their Role in African development: Challenges and Opportunities 21st April 2015

In the latest output from Juxtapose, Dr Sumit Roy explores the shift in the strategic vision of China and India towards...

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The United States and the Rule of Law in a Polycentric World
Ramesh Thakur
The United States and the Rule of Law in a Polycentric World 11th November 2014

In the Melian Dialogue, Thucydides writes that justice applies only to relations among equals and in dealings with...

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Making Sense of China and India’s Low-Carbon Pathways
Ma Yuge and Joel Sandhu
Making Sense of China and India’s Low-Carbon Pathways 16th September 2014

China and India’s low-carbon development is crucial for global sustainability and domestic welfare. However,...

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The Evolution of South-South Cooperation: A Personal Reflection
John O. Kakonge
The Evolution of South-South Cooperation: A Personal Reflection 16th July 2014

This brief analysis discusses the evolution of South-South cooperation and examines the current practice in this regard...

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Book Review: Unbalanced: The Codependency of America and China
Reviewed by Carter Page
Book Review: Unbalanced: The Codependency of America and China 16th April 2015

Unbalanced: The Codependency of America and China, by Stephen Roach. New Haven & London: Yale University Press,...

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

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

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Book Review: Religious Actors and International
Reviewed by Turan Kayaoglu
Book Review: Religious Actors and International Law 18th March 2015

Religious Actors and International Law by Ioana Cismas. Oxford: Oxford University Press 2014. 384 pp, £70...

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