Thursday, August 25, 2016

Ana Palacio

Ana Palacio, a former Spanish foreign minister and former Senior Vice President of the World Bank, is a member of the Spanish Council of State, a visiting lecturer at Georgetown University, and a member of the World Economic Forum's Global Agenda Council on the United States.

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World Affairs 39

Europe on the Sidelines

America's withdrawal from global leadership and Europe’s drawn-out crisis have put the international liberal order under strain. And while there are signs that the US is ready to reassert itself, the … read more

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Politics 8

The Causes and Consequences of Brexit

It seems increasingly likely that the upcoming European Council meeting will produce a deal on the conditions of the UK’s EU membership – a deal that will be put before British voters in a referendum,… read more

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Politics 12

Renewing American Leadership

The narrative of American decline has gained so much traction in recent years that even US officials seem to have started to believe it, pursuing weak and piecemeal policies (or, in some cases, doing … read more

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World Affairs 45

Turkey’s Diplomatic Dogfight

Turkey’s downing of a Russian warplane risks intensifying the violence engulfing Syria, thereby dashing hopes for a rapprochement between Russia and the West that had arisen in the wake of the Paris m… read more

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