Globalization

A Swiss police sniper stands guard on the roof next to the Congress centre during the first day of the World Economic Forum, on January 17, 2017 in Davos. / AFP PHOTO / FABRICE COFFRINI        (Photo credit should read FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)

Three Cheers for Globalism!

An unabashed defense of the Trump administration’s favorite object of ire.

On this episode of The E.R., the Panel joins forces with Lawfare to have a conversation with Bob Bauer and A.B. Culvahouse.

Are We on the Verge of a Full-On Trade War With China?

China was once a cheerleader for Trump. But now that the president is singing a different tune, that could quickly change.

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - FEBRUARY 18:  Flags of the European Union member states hang inside the Council of the European Union's Lex building on February 18, 2016 in Brussels, Belgium. Most of Europe's 28 member state leaders are gathering in Brussels to take part in a crucial summit and vote on British Prime Minister David Cameron's pledge to renegotiate the terms of Britain's membership in the EU, namely proposals to limit benefits for migrant workers. A referendum on whether Great Britain will stay in or leave the European Union is to be held before the end of 2017, though many expect it to take place in June this year.  (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Europe Is the West’s Last Defense Against Populism

A sizable bloc of voters across Western democracies sense that they are on the losing end of globalization – and want to defect from it.

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Davos Man Has No Clothes

The World Economic Forum’s annual celebration of global capitalism once represented the inevitable arc of human progress. No longer.

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It’s the End of the World as We Know It

Richard Haass, the president of the Council on Foreign Relations, discusses the fragility of international order and his latest book, “A World in Disarray.”

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Why We Should Remain Optimistic in 2017

New York Times’ columnist Thomas Friedman argues that despite all the disruptions in today’s world, we should instead look to opportunity and growth, and stay positive.

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It’s the Globalization, Stupid

Don’t blame low working-class wages or the financial crisis for the populist wave that produced Trump and Brexit. The data show the tide started decades ago.

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Poll: Trump’s Anti-Immigrant and Anti-Trade Talk Isn’t Actually Very Popular

Trump's message plays well with his base but gains little traction with the broader electorate.

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The Bard of His Own Backyard

Shakespeare may never have left England, but he became the most global writer who ever lived.

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Brexit Is a Global Health Risk

New waves of nationalism in the U.K., U.S., and Europe could threaten the financing of programs that have saved millions of lives around the world.

DUBUQUE, IA - JANUARY 30:  Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to guests during a rally at the airport on January 30, 2016 in Dubuque, Iowa. Trump is in Iowa trying to gain support in front of the state's February 1 caucuses.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

It’s Time for the Elites to Rise Up Against the Ignorant Masses

The Brexit has laid bare the political schism of our time. It’s not about the left vs. the right; it’s about the sane vs. the mindlessly angry.

US economist and Nobel-prize of Economy winner Paul Krugman speaks with journalists after his meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Abe's official residence in Tokyo on March 22, 2016. 
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Economics Has Failed America

When it comes to the impact of global trade, the dismal science has done a dismal job explaining how to help workers hurt by globalization.

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The Exchange: What Do Margaret Thatcher and Genghis Khan Tell Us About the Future of Globalization?

Jeffrey E. Garten and Robert Zoellick on refugees, women, and the connected world.

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Are Women Still Disconnected From The Connected World?

2011 Global Thinker Robert Zoellick and Jeffrey E. Garten discuss the future of emerging markets, gender equality, and the cyclical nature of globalization.

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What Threat Does Zika Pose to the United States?

Sporadic outbreaks may be possible but a widespread epidemic is unlikely.

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