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Westphalia to Southphalia
Westphalia to Southphalia 19th November 2014
Bonds of the Diaspora 14th November 2014
From Ukraine to Georgia, Europe Must Abandon Half Measures
Sally Painter
From Ukraine to Georgia, Europe Must Abandon Half Measures 20th November 2014

Sally Painter argues that European leaders should be more proactive in their embrace of reformers in the former USSR to...

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Reflections on Intervention: Legality, Legitimacy and Feasibility
David Held and Kyle McNally
Reflections on Intervention: Legality, Legitimacy and Feasibility 19th November 2014

This afterword by David Held and Kyle McNally is the final chapter of Global Policy’s e-book, ‘Lessons from...

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Basel III: Recent Developments on the Prudential Regime affecting Trade and Expo
Marc Auboin
Basel III: Recent Developments on the Prudential Regime affecting Trade and Export Finance 18th November 2014

Marc Auboin's column represents the third contribution to Global Policy’s e-book, 'The Future of Foreign...

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transgender, policy, law, gender, language, english, linguistics
Karl T. Muth
"They" Is Bad English and Bad Policy 14th November 2014

Karl Muth discusses the reputational, political and gender-related connotations of the use of ‘they’. The...

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On EU Enlargement, or: “what a difference a date makes”
Cornelius Adebahr
On EU Enlargement, or: “what a difference a date makes” 13th November 2014

Cornelius Adebahr argues that countries in and outside of the EU should consider reforms as continuing regardless of...

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The Copenhagen Consensus Centers Post 2015 Consensus
Should Energy be included in the Post-2015 Agenda, and How? 13th November 2014

The Post-2015 Consensus' sixth set of papers is focuses on whether energy should be included in the post-2015...

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Level Playing Field for Global ECAs: Glints on the Far Horizon
David Godfrey
Level Playing Field for Global ECAs: Glints on the Far Horizon 12th November 2014

This Column from David Godfrey represents the second contribution to Global Policy’s e-book, 'The Future of...

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Juan Gabriel Tokatlian
Westphalia to Southphalia 19th November 2014

Juan Gabriel Tokatlian examines wether the rise of non-western states such as China, India, South Africa, and Brazil...

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EU Emissions Trading Scheme Reform: A Change for the Better?
Carlo Carraro
EU Emissions Trading Scheme Reform: A Change for the Better? 18th November 2014

Carlo Carraro argues that refroms to the EU’s Emissions Trading Scheme are sending the right sort of signals for...

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Sophia Murphy
WTO impasse: Who is looking out for the public good? 18th November 2014

Sophia Murphy examines the WTO-based negotiations over the latest Trade Facilitation Agreement-TFA, paying especial...

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Why do Countries need Aid when the World is Awash with Capital? Latest Thoughts
Duncan Green
Why do Countries need Aid when the World is Awash with Capital? Latest Thoughts from the OECD 17th November 2014

Duncan Green reflects on the OECD's annual aid report in questioning why countries need aid when capital flows are...

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Viva Dadwal
Why fighting corruption is key to improving healthcare 14th November 2014

Viva Dadwal discusses the importance of stamping out corruption in the healthcare system. In a sector that is scarce...

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Mahmoud Mohieldin and Dilip Ratha
Bonds of the Diaspora 14th November 2014

Mahmoud Mohieldin and Dilip Ratha examine the 'under-exploited' resource of diaspora financing, and the...

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You’ve Been Framed
Laurence Matthews and Alison Matthews
You’ve Been Framed 12th November 2014

Laurence and Alison Matthews argue that the way we frame global policy challenges is vitally important, and yet often...

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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: Regional Maintenance of Peace and Security under International Law:
Reviewed by Mabel González Bustelo
Book Review: Regional Maintenance of Peace and Security under International Law: The Distorted Mirrors 20th November 2014

Regional Maintenance of Peace and Security under International Law: The Distorted Mirrors, by Dace Winther. London /...

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Book Review: Security Sector Reform in Southeast Asia: From Policy to Practice
Reviewed by Kai Chen
Book Review: Security Sector Reform in Southeast Asia: From Policy to Practice 11th November 2014

Security Sector Reform in Southeast Asia: From Policy to Practice edited by Felix Heiduk. London and New York: Palgrave...

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Book Review: The Tyranny of Experts: Economists, Dictators, and the Forgotten Ri
Reviewed by Mehmet Kerem Coban
Book Review: The Tyranny of Experts: Economists, Dictators, and the Forgotten Rights of the Poor 24th October 2014

The Tyranny of Experts: Economists, Dictators, and the Forgotten Rights of the Poor, by William Easterly. New York:...

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