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World Policy Journal (2006) 23 (4): 1–9.
Published: 01 December 2006
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World Policy Journal (2008) 25 (3): 41–46.
Published: 01 September 2008
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World Policy Journal (2008) 25 (4): 145–151.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Benjamin R. Barber Back in 1992, I argued that two seemingly antithetical developments—the globalization and centralization of the market economy under the aegis of the American consumer monolith (“McWorld”), and the fracturing and re-tribalizing of nation states in favor of anti-modern religious...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 6–11.
Published: 01 September 2016
... for the Communist Party as the country’s economy slows. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 China Tiananmen Square freedom of speech history nationalism memory Miao Deshun is a living ghost, a revenant from an episode of history that China’s Communist leaders have worked...
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World Policy Journal (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 (2016) 33 (2): 25–33.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Kavitha Rajagopalan World Policy Institute fellow and author Kavitha Rajagopalan investigates the informal water economy of Chennai, a city in southern India. She finds that the government’s failure to dependably distribute clean water has made black-market dealings a necessity. But in such a...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 69–75.
Published: 01 September 2017
... devastate marine life and the economy of one of the East African nation’s most important tourist destinations. In response to their legal appeals, a judge granted a stay on the project, but its future remains unclear. Omar says the government is not listening to any of the concerns voiced by local...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 September 2017
.... Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 family terror economy labor Japan children OBERHOLSTER VENITA Those who bemoan the decline of “family values” often cast domestic relations as immutable, even God-given. They portray the home as cleaved from the affairs of the state. But as...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 79–85.
Published: 01 March 2000
... part to cir­ from its food court, where a relatively cheap cumstances beyond Southeast Asia’s control. eatery was offering noodles for 20 baht (50 In other words, the tiger cubs have gotten cents), a competitive price even in a crisis- lucky. The amazingly resilient American wracked economy...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 101–108.
Published: 01 June 2016
... progress in meeting their policy commitments from earlier summits. The Sustainability Report analyzes fiscal and current account balances across key economies, suggesting causes as well as steps for addressing them. The MAP Report assesses medium-term macroeconomic frameworks of countries to ensure...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2014
...The Editors © World Policy Institute 2014 2014 World Policy Institute Image: Ad Meskens Pocket change—mountains of it can shape or re-shape society, politics, and most certainly the economy. The rise and fall of governments, democracies, and tyrannies are all too often at the...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 23 (1): 37–44.
Published: 01 March 2006
..., but mainly misunderstood, timely death, the world economy could be mantras. The first is that China is the “next thought of as the sum of 26 Italys.4 Eight of economic superpower” and will be the those Italys were in North America, eight in largest economy in the world in 10, 20, or Europe...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 72–81.
Published: 01 March 2012
... jobs with low-wage, low skilled service jobs like construction workers, interior decorators, or paint department managers—domestic jobs that cannot be outsourced to lower-cost labor markets. As soon as the economy took a hit in 2008, these were the first to go, because they weren’t central to consumer...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 16–25.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Phillip Brown; Hugh Lauder Hugh Lauder is a professor of education and political economy at Britain’s University of Bath. Together with David Ashton, they are the authors of The Global Auction: The Broken Promises of Education, Jobs, and Incomes (2011). © World Policy Institute 2013...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (2): 100–105.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., with James Goodno, of the forthcoming Which Way to Grow? Globalization and the Economies of Southeast Asia, a study of rapid growth, economic crisis, and poverty in Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia. Malaysia and the Myth of Self-Regulating Markets John A. M iller...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 41–51.
Published: 01 March 2011
... indulged in much American-style sub-prime housing lending or dubious financial engineering. But as a capital-importing and commodity-exporting economy, Australia would be highly vulnerable to a seizure in global financial markets and a collapse in world trade. And Australian families had borrowed too much...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (1): 17–23.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Deborah Steinborn; Uwe Jean Heuser Deborah Steinborn and Uwe Jean Heuser, based in Hamburg, Germany, are the authors of Anders Denken! Warum Die Ökonomie Weiblicher Wird [Thinking Differently: Why the Economy is Becoming More Female]. © World Policy Institute 2014 2014 World Policy...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 3–7.
Published: 01 March 2011
... The global economic collapse was caused in part by the deregulation of an increasingly complex global economy. Re-regulating the areas that failed most spectacularly will be critical to securing a sustainable recovery. Efforts to do so include the Dodd-Frank measures to regulate Wall Street...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (3): 52–58.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Michael Pettis Copyright © 2003 World Policy Institute 2003 Michael Pettis is a professor of international finance a t Tsinghua University (Beijing), a former investment hanker, and the author of The Volatility Machine: Emerging Economies and the Threat of Financial Collapse (Oxford...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 39–45.
Published: 01 June 2014
... financial crises. We see this in Latin American debt, in the American market, leverage in Russia, and I go through the sequence of ten years between 1987 and the crash of 1997. The only exception, perhaps, is the Internet boom and crash on excessive valuation in 2000-01, from which the world economy...