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World Policy Journal (2007) 24 (1): 47–50.
Published: 01 March 2007
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 24–30.
Published: 01 June 2017
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Published: 01 September 2017
Sura and Yara ride a scooter in their neighborhood in Jubail Industrial City. We can’t drive cars in Saudi, as women, but we can drive scooters. I’m lucky I have two daughters. Sura and Yara understand each other—and me. If I had one, she’d feel lonely. If I had a son, I don’t think I’d be as good More
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (3): 61–70.
Published: 01 September 2000
... investi­ were part of his daily routine. On one occa­ gated. A person had run his car into a pole. sion, while on patrol in the center of Mex­ He was still alive, but that didn’t matter. ico City, he ran into two prostitutes taking They stole his wallet containing 800 pesos, drugs. He made them...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (3): 35–38.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Greg Lindsay © World Policy Institute 2011 2011 World Policy Institute The Indian people’s car had finally arrived. Six years after Tata Motors chairman Ratan Tata announced his dream of building a “1-lakh,” or 100,000 rupee (roughly $2,230) car, the first Tata Nano rolled on stage...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 113–119.
Published: 01 June 2015
... of goods destined for Central Africa pass through the port of Douala, so delays there have a disastrous impact not only on Cameroon’s economy but also on the economies of the neighboring Central African Republic (CAR) and Chad. Thanks to the extent of its territory, which stretches as far as lake chad...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 14–19.
Published: 01 September 2013
... enhance commercial drone security. It is true that all drones are potentially “dual use” technology, in the sense that they could all be converted to lethal purposes. However, this is also true for cars, computers, electric saws, matches, and the Internet. Rather than simply banning these technologies, we...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 26–36.
Published: 01 December 2015
... to find milk and rice unsuccessfully. Bottled water is more difficult to come by than cola, and supermarket meat sections are empty. Food is only the beginning. Goods like car parts, pet kibble, prescription medicine, and over-the-counter painkillers require time, money, and, increasingly, connections...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 93–99.
Published: 01 December 2017
... and white, smallish compared to most American shopping centers, with an anemic selection of the eponymous palms placed in planters around the parking lot. Security guards checked trunks before letting cars into the lot and purses before letting shoppers through the sliding doors. The mall’s anchor tenants...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 9–13.
Published: 01 June 2015
... with this hefty investment, their production declined in 2013. Each company suffered a drop in profits. The energy transition will change not only how we view the world but also how we view ourselves. With rooftop solar panels capable at once of powering homes and recharging car batteries...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 115–124.
Published: 01 March 2014
... sedan that was The New York Times bureau car. I’d driven up from Belgrade, where I was then based, covering an Eastern Europe thoroughly in the grip of communism. Now, when I arrived at the frontier, I steeled myself. I was about to pass through what Winston Churchill had 32 years earlier dubbed...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 21 (4): 29–37.
Published: 01 December 2005
... and vegetables. The rich etc.— will begin to produce higher-tech country grows fruits and vegetables as well, goods rather than clothes and radios, per­ but it also produces clothing and light haps televisions and cars. At this stage, the manufactured goods such as radios. In the wealthy country would...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 53–61.
Published: 01 June 2015
.... No viable economical solutions exist yet for large-scale electricity storage. Feasible in the short to medium term (a few dozen years) is distributed storage. driven by the foreseen shift to electric cars, there has recently been rapid progress in commercialization of storage units of a few dozen kwh...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 19 (4): 66–71.
Published: 01 December 2003
... WORLD POLICY JOURNAL • WINTER 2002/03 Photograph by Thatcher Cook Railway car shelter, Imishli, Azerbaijan. clave until 1991, when the population of persons...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 77–82.
Published: 01 June 2018
... beachfront apartment as a kickback from a major construction company. This came to light thanks to Operation Car Wash, a sweeping police operation that began in 2014 and has revealed the deep roots of corruption entangling the federal government, powerful political parties (including Lula’s PT...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (4): 110–121.
Published: 01 December 2011
... carriages slipped beneath each car—passenger and freight alike. Not surprisingly it adds time and money for each pound of freight, or even more importantly, coal and ore, that’s shipped to or from China. So when it came time to consider a new rail link to the vast southern Mongolian coal, copper...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 63–76.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., Ahmad Najat, a police security officer from Hindaya, entered his office building with three officers and asked for Maliki. A friend said he hadn’t shown up that day. Najat slammed his hands together as if he had lost something, then rushed down the street to an alley where 16 security cars were waiting...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 78–85.
Published: 01 March 2013
... and to go to a reading in Jiddah and talk to local writers, and then we realized that my flight wasn’t leaving from Jiddah but was leaving from Riyadh that night. So Mamdouh got me a ride. We found a guy who would drive me to Riyadh that day and I got in the car. We didn’t know this guy. You just put me...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 51–56.
Published: 01 December 2015
... reforms. By major, I mean they have been waiting in the wings for maybe 30 or 40 years without being touched. Suddenly, what you have is that the massive car industry and aerospace companies are using the advantages of the reforms, which were created so many years ago, more than 20 years before NAFTA. I...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 21–33.
Published: 01 June 2011
... around the country, new cars are jamming roads. Colossal air-conditioned malls spring forth from former rice fields and cleared slums. The number of people spending at least six dollars a day jumped from just 1.7 percent of the population in 2003 to 6.5 percent in 2010, according to the World Bank...
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