rap, hip-hop, economics, bargaining, record labels, music industry, unions
Karl T. Muth
The Rappers’ Union 28th January 2015

Karl Muth outlines why hip-hop artists should seriously consider unionizing, but probably won’t. I’ve been...

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Russia makes Mogherini’s first visit to Washington a Difficult Return
Cornelius Adebahr
Russia makes Mogherini’s first visit to Washington a Difficult Return 23rd January 2015

Cornelius Adebahr unpicks Federica Mogherini’s return to Washington in the shadow of Russia. Closing in on the...

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Regulations, subsidies and ECAs - are we sure the more the merrier?
Michal Ron and Alessandro Terzulli
Regulations, subsidies and ECAs - are we sure the more the merrier? 22nd January 2015

Michal Ron and Alessandro Terzulli provide the latest column for Global Policy’s e-book, 'The Future of...

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indian, subcontinent, immigration, britain, diversity, america, baywatch, stereo
Karl T. Muth
Baywatchnormativism: The Case of Quora 20th January 2015

Karl Muth exlores the demographics of question and answer website Quora. I make no secret of how I spend my spare time...

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New Challenges for State-backed International Trade Finance
Erdal Yalcin
New Challenges for State-backed International Trade Finance 19th January 2015

Erdal Yalcin writes the twelfth column for Global Policy’s e-book, 'The Future of Foreign Trade Support...

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The Paris Killings and the need not to Alienate Moderate Muslim Allies
Gregory Aftandilian
The Paris Killings and the need not to Alienate Moderate Muslim Allies 16th January 2015

Gregory Aftandilian argues that responses to the Paris attacks must carefully consider the long term strategy of the...

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emissions, greenhouse, global warming, climate change, treaty, cooperation
Karl T. Muth
Emissions Tuning, Not Industrial Abstinence 16th January 2015

Karl T. Muth advocates managing, rather than simply slashing, our level of emissions. As the 21st century moves onward...

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Oliver Cann
Top 10 Global Risks 2015 28th January 2015

Oliver Cann discusses the biggest threats to the stability of the world in ten years time. The biggest threat to the...

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Duncan Green
Where do the world’s poorest people actually live? Big new databank on multidimensional poverty launched today 27th January 2015

A new study by Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative has produced an innovative Multidimensional Poverty...

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Costanza Hermanin & Angelina Atanasova
No Equality without Data 27th January 2015

Costanza Hermanin & Angelina Atanasova present a new report on Data Collection in the EU that...

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Kemal Dervis
The Oil Price Opportunity 27th January 2015

Kemal Dervis proposes that governments take advantage of falling oil prices to introduce an explicit carbon tax. ...

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Assimilation is an Issue of Scale
Kyle Scott
Assimilation is an Issue of Scale 23rd January 2015

In the wake of the Paris shootings Kyle Scott reminds us of devolution’s ability to connect people to their...

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Climate Engineering: The need for Science, Governance and Better Understanding
Mudit Sharma
Climate Engineering: The need for Science, Governance and Better Understanding 22nd January 2015

This opinion piece is part of the ‘The Global Governance Futures 2025’ programme which brings together...

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Maryam Zarnegar Deloffre
Human Security in the Age of Ebola: Towards People-centered Global Governance 21st January 2015

Maryan Zarnegar Deloffre argues that a 'global human security' approach would be the best response to future...

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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: Globalizing Transitional Justice: Contemporary Essays
Reviewed by Chandra Lekha Sriram
Book Review: Globalizing Transitional Justice: Contemporary Essays 23rd January 2015

Globalizing Transitional Justice: Contemporary Essays by Ruti G. Teitel. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press,...

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Book Review: Framespotting: Changing how you look at things changes how you see
Reviewed by James Connelly
Book Review: Framespotting: Changing how you look at things changes how you see them 13th January 2015

Framespotting: Changing how you look at things changes how you see them by Laurence and Alison Matthews. Alresford: Iff...

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Book Review: Will the Middle East Implode?
Reviewed by Carly Beckerman-Boys
Book Review: Will the Middle East Implode? 18th December 2014

Will the Middle East Implode? by Mohammed Ayoob. Cambridge: Polity 2014. 120 pp, £35 hardcover 978-0-7456-7924-2...

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