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World Policy Journal (1 December 2014) 31 (4): 3–8.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Union—and one that springs from deep economic distress in many of its member states and political division both within and without. We asked a pan-European panel of experts how this crisis is affecting their corners of the continent and what their respective countries need to remain viable...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2015) 32 (2): 3–7.
Published: 01 June 2015
..., who in their country has the most at stake in the face of our changing climate and the forces driving these environmental disruptions. Climate change has had and is projected to continue having huge impacts across all socio-economic sectors in Zimbabwe. However, immediate and critical impacts...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2015) 32 (3): 3–8.
Published: 01 September 2015
... billion mark, a host of countries are finding it increasingly difficult to feed their people today, while laying the foundation for a future that promises to be even more crowded—and hungrier. Accordingly, we chose to ask our panel of global experts, weighing in from five continents, how their nation...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2011) 28 (1): 41–51.
Published: 01 March 2011
... headed back down below 5 percent. In stark contrast to its economic peers elsewhere in the world, Australia was faced with an emerging shortage of skilled labor, owing to the biggest mining boom in the country's history. The nation's currency reflected its economic vigor, reaching parity with the U.S...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2013) 30 (4): 3–8.
Published: 01 December 2013
... development assistance—it is unrealistic that these two countries would be able to assume the responsibilities incumbent upon a global power, especially in areas not directly tied to their core interests. Global leadership also encompasses the ability to produce and present robust ideas and models for...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 102–109.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Natalie Sambhi Natalie Sambhi, a research fellow at the Perth USAsia Centre, examines the violence in Indonesia in 1965-66, when an estimated 500,000 people were murdered. The Indonesian army, which instigated the slaughter, continues to prevent the country from reckoning with its bloody past. The...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2016) 33 (1): 15–19.
Published: 01 March 2016
...—Racism transcends the boundaries of the nation-state, and so the fight for freedom and equality must also be global. Too often when we try to understand anti-Black racism, our analyses are limited to our own country’s borders. The late sociologist Herminio Martins dubbed this tendency to frame our...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2017) 34 (4): 76–86.
Published: 01 December 2017
... her at a café table. It was mid-August, and I was two days into my first visit to Freetown, the country’s capital, in almost 10 years. Outside the hotel lobby’s doors, the circular driveway was flooded, as it had been for days. One expects rain during the rainy season in one of the wettest places in...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2018) 35 (2): 130.
Published: 01 June 2018
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2008) 25 (3): 196–197.
Published: 01 September 2008
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2010) 27 (4): 23–31.
Published: 01 December 2010
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2015) 32 (1): 3–11.
Published: 01 March 2015
... respective corners of our planet. France is afraid of decline, and the specter of our own demise has brought about countless predictions of the country’s suicide. A sense of the looming twilight of a once great nation lingers in our hearts and minds. It discourages individual projects and collective...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2015) 32 (4): 3–8.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... Large, recently thriving countries like Brazil are struggling, hampered by domestic scandals. The economies of oil-dependent countries like Venezuela and Ecuador are stagnant, while other nations, such as Chile and Mexico, seem poised for growth. Amid this turbulence, countries are striving to...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2013) 30 (1): 22–23.
Published: 01 March 2013
... © World Policy Institute 2013 2013 World Policy Institute World Policy Journal ranks the top 10 most isolated countries based on a weighted series of criteria including number of countries directly connected by plane, the percentage of individuals on the Internet, the number of foreign...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2018) 35 (1): 35–39.
Published: 01 March 2018
... for developing talent and promoting economic improvement in Jamaica. Although music remains one of the country’s most important cultural exports, it has always targeted the domestic market first. When reggae music exploded on the world scene in the 1960s and 1970s, it defined the international...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2018) 35 (1): 49–53.
Published: 01 March 2018
... him any discredit or his relatives any dishonor, because he had no virginity to lose and in any case sodomy was not a sin.” It wasn’t just Europeans who were struck by Japanese openness toward gay male love; so was the Korean scholar and scribe Shin Yu-han, who accompanied his country’s diplomatic...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2016) 33 (2): 77–81.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Khadija Sharife Botswana owns a 15 percent share in De Beers, an unprecedented entangling of a sovereign country with a private company. Investigative reporter Khadija Sharife reveals a mutual dependence between the diamond giant, Botswana, and the country’s leading party that has perverted...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2016) 33 (1): 47–56.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Daniela Gomes; Janaya Khan Janaya Khan , the Canadian co-founder of Black Lives Matter–Toronto, and Daniela Gomes , a São Paulo-based journalist and scholar, are part of the same fight to end anti-black racism. They’re just doing it some 5,000 miles apart in different countries and languages. But...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2016) 33 (3): 107–111.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Khadija Sharife The Espírito Santo family were the Rockefellers of Portugal, until the collapse of their business empire threatened to bring down the country’s economy. Investigative reporter Khadija Sharife outlines transparency laws that would act as preventative measures against potential...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2016) 33 (3): 6–11.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Louisa Lim Journalist Louisa Lim describes how the Chinese Communist Party has compelled a country to forget the bloody crackdown around Tiananmen Square in 1989. To create this national amnesia, China repressed political ambitions and funneled aspirations toward the economic sphere—a worrying fact...