Bálint Magyar explains how Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has replaced democracy with clientelism.
Elizabeth Drew thinks the multiple investigations into Donald Trump's presidency are beginning to leave their mark.
Richard N. Haass sees no viable candidate to succeed the US as it abandons its global leadership role.
Mohamed A. El-Erian says a compromise to prevent a default next month will work only if debt forgiveness follows.
Kaushik Basu presents a buoyant long-term forecast, with income and consumption doubling every four years.
Steven Rosenbaum highlights the leading role that sites such as Reddit play as conduits for misinformation online.
Howard Davies questions whether ultra-easy monetary policy really explains developed economies' stagnant gains.
Nina L. Khrushcheva considers why major political parties, from India's Congress to France's Socialists, are declining.
Christopher R. Hill challenges the conventional view that the Kim regime's main objective is self-preservation.
Elias Bou Saab calls on world leaders to fulfill past commitments to provide funding and support for education.
Christoph Bertram remembers a leader whose efforts to build trust enabled German reunification within a united Europe.
Nadeem ul Haque says that institutional reform is the only way to address the country's chronic power shortages.
George Soros says poor UK economic indicators will add to the factors compelling a new approach to EU withdrawal.
Gordon Brown describes investment in schools as the best way to ensure long-term peace once fighting stops.
Robert Skidelsky surveys the UK's disorienting post-election political terrain – and spots two certain casualties.
Brahima Coulibaly worries that labor-replacing technologies will derail progress toward sustainable industrialization.
Bjørn Lomborg argues that the US withdrawal from the global climate agreement reveals an inconvenient truth.
After major setbacks for Donald Trump and Theresa May, and Emmanuel Macron’s makeover of French politics, Project Syndicate editors examine the mounting institutional and electoral resistance to populism.
Christine Chemnitz warns that just a few companies will soon dominate agriculture and related sectors worldwide.
Jan-Werner Mueller shines a light on mainstream conservatives' role in the victory of Brexit and Donald Trump.
Jorge G. Castañeda considers how the US president's term could be cut short – and why that may not be desirable.
Anatole Kaletsky thinks that joining the European Economic Area has become the best Brexit option.
Brahma Chellaney blames India's anemic response to Chinese aggression for growing insecurity at its northern border.