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World Affairs 8

Rethinking Sanctions

The time has come for the great powers to reassess the value of economic sanctions as a diplomatic cudgel. Imposing sanctions may feel good; but the evidence indicates that, to achieve success and avo… read more

Newsart for Dynastic Asia Paul Lachine
World Affairs 4

Dynastic Asia

To the extent that culture matters in politics, the recent spate of leadership changes in East Asia suggests that Asian societies are more tolerant – if not supportive – of dynastic succession. But it… read more

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Economics 0

From Cairo to California

Despite the fact that most leading East Asian policymakers were trained in American universities, none were seduced by Ronald Reagan’s belief that “government is the problem.” In their own ways, Egypt… read more

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