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The Real Reasons for Trump’s Anti-Globalization Circus
May 23rd, 2017, 03:24 PM

By Thomas I. Palley

Trumponomics: How Trump skillfully used anti-globalization as bait to cover up his extremely neoliberal switch.

Trumponomics: How Trump skillfully used anti-globalization as bait to cover up his extremely neoliberal switch.

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Attacks on Academics: East Europe, Russia and Turkey
May 23rd, 2017, 03:24 PM

By Denise Feldner

Limiting academic freedom is a threat to democracy itself. EU leaders must unite and stand up to this troubling trend.

Limiting academic freedom is a threat to democracy itself. EU leaders must unite and stand up to this troubling trend.

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China’s Tall Building Construction Spree
May 22nd, 2017, 03:24 PM

By The Globalist

How many of the world’s tallest buildings will be in China in a decade?

How many of the world’s tallest buildings will be in China in a decade?

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Empire State of Mind
May 21st, 2017, 03:24 PM

By The Globalist

Will the US get back into the record tall buildings game?

Will the US get back into the record tall buildings game?

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India: The Perils of Digital Transformation
May 21st, 2017, 03:24 PM

By Ronald Meinardus

Just like China may grow old before it gets rich, Modi’s hoped-for manufacturing boom in India may not happen due to the onset of automation.

Just like China may grow old before it gets rich, Modi’s hoped-for manufacturing boom in India may not happen due to the onset of automation.

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Turkey and the United States: At Loggerheads
May 20th, 2017, 03:24 PM

By Michael J. Brenner

Unlike Trump, Erdogan does know what he wants – but, like Trump, he can’t get there.

Unlike Trump, Erdogan does know what he wants – but, like Trump, he can’t get there.

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The Spread of Gulf State Skyscrapers
May 20th, 2017, 03:24 PM

By The Globalist

From Burj Khalifa to The Shard, princely oil money is raising record buildings.

From Burj Khalifa to The Shard, princely oil money is raising record buildings.

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The Steady Beat of Wars and Heavy Rains
May 20th, 2017, 03:24 PM

By Andrew Mambondiyani

Women in Mozambique bear the brunt of civil war, droughts and floods.

Women in Mozambique bear the brunt of civil war, droughts and floods.

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Soaring Heights: Saudi Towers
May 20th, 2017, 03:24 PM

By The Globalist

Can the Kingdom stack up in the skyscraper business?

Can the Kingdom stack up in the skyscraper business?

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The Trump House: Season 5
May 19th, 2017, 03:24 PM

By Markus Heinrich

Is it season 5 already? Have we really milked it this much? Yes and hell yes!

Is it season 5 already? Have we really milked it this much? Yes and hell yes!

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Pakistan Vs. China’s Grand Designs
May 18th, 2017, 03:24 PM

By James M. Dorsey

The Muslim nation stands in the way of China’s “One Belt, One Road” dubbed plan for Chinese dominance and authoritarianism.

The Muslim nation stands in the way of China’s “One Belt, One Road” dubbed plan for Chinese dominance and authoritarianism.

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Bye Bye G7… Hello to The Seven Bastards
May 17th, 2017, 03:24 PM

By Jean-Francois Boittin

Donald Trump’s musings upon leaving Sicily after the G7 summit.

Donald Trump’s musings upon leaving Sicily after the G7 summit.

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Merkel and Macron: The New “2 M’s” Power Couple
May 16th, 2017, 03:24 PM

By Stephan Richter

With a new French President at her side, Merkel feels invigorated again. She even feels a sense of destiny regarding Europe.

With a new French President at her side, Merkel feels invigorated again. She even feels a sense of destiny regarding Europe.

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Migration Vs. the Welfare State?
May 15th, 2017, 03:24 PM

By Branko Milanovic

A self-fulfilling prophecy of failure: Welfare states attract a lot of unskilled migrants who fail to assimilate. A political disaster is looming.

A self-fulfilling prophecy of failure: Welfare states attract a lot of unskilled migrants who fail to assimilate. A political disaster is looming.

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Free and Fair US Trade?
May 14th, 2017, 03:24 PM

By Agnieszka Gehringer

The Donald Trump administration aims at redefining US trade relationships with the rest of the world to make trade “free and fair” again.

The Donald Trump administration aims at redefining US trade relationships with the rest of the world to make trade “free and fair” again.

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Five Ways to Fight Populism
May 13th, 2017, 03:24 PM

By Bernard Wasow

The best response to populism is active government policy. We need more and better smart liberalism.

The best response to populism is active government policy. We need more and better smart liberalism.

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Doing Netanyahu’s Bidding
May 12th, 2017, 03:24 PM

By Alon Ben-Meir

The disunity of Israel's opposition parties is serving the Occupation.

The disunity of Israel's opposition parties is serving the Occupation.

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Chinese Showboating in World History
May 11th, 2017, 03:24 PM

By Philip Bowring

China’s Belt and Road initiative is eerily reminiscent of a 15th century Chinese vanity exercise.

China’s Belt and Road initiative is eerily reminiscent of a 15th century Chinese vanity exercise.

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Europe Vs. US: Toward More (Im)Perfect Unions?
May 10th, 2017, 03:24 PM

By Uwe Bott

Macron's victory really is a positive signal for the European Union's future — especially viewed in context against the American union.

Macron's victory really is a positive signal for the European Union's future — especially viewed in context against the American union.

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From Trump to Brexit: Bipolar Nature of Modern Politics
May 9th, 2017, 03:24 PM

By Mircea Geoana

Populists movements will continue to win elections because there is something profoundly wrong with modern capitalism.

Populists movements will continue to win elections because there is something profoundly wrong with modern capitalism.

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