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Jean-Paul Fitoussi

Jean-Paul Fitoussi

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Jean-Paul Fitoussi is Professor Emeritus of Economics at Sciences-Po and Research Director of OFCE (Sciences-Po Center for Economic Research, Paris).

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  1. Putting People First in Europe
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    Putting People First in Europe

    Aug 5, 2016 Jean-Paul Fitoussi & Khalid Malik argue that stanching the rise of populism requires budget priorities that maximize human wellbeing.

  2. A Modest Proposal for the G-20
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    A Modest Proposal for the G-20

    Apr 1, 2011 Wing Thye Woo, et al.

  3. The Fallen Heroes of the Financial Crisis
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    The Fallen Heroes of the Financial Crisis

    Dec 21, 2010 Jean-Paul Fitoussi

  4. The Revolt of the Meritocrats
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    The Revolt of the Meritocrats

    Sep 28, 2009 Jean-Paul Fitoussi

  5. The End of (Economic) History?

    The End of (Economic) History?

    Feb 28, 2008 Jean-Paul Fitoussi

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    Russia’s Financial Crisis Must Come Sooner

    Simon Johnson shows why a low price cap for the country’s crude exports would render the Kremlin’s war economy untenable.
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    QE with Chinese Characteristics?

    Andrew Sheng & Xiao Geng urge China to use monetary policy to tackle some of the biggest challenges it faces.
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    Why Europe and Latin America Need Each Other

    Josep Borrell

    In a world of giants, the EU and Mercosur together represent just 10% of the world’s population and 20% of global GDP. If either wants to wield global influence, it needs the other, making the EU-Mercosur trade agreement a strategic imperative.

    urge European Union and Latin American leaders to revive momentum toward a long-overdue trade agreement.
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    Let the WTO Referee Carbon Border Taxes

    Jeffrey Frankel shows how a revived World Trade Organization can play a central role in combating climate change.
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    Elon Musk’s Not-so-Hidden Agenda

    Jason Stanley thinks the mogul's takeover of Twitter reflects his interest in destroying all democratic information spaces.
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    Saadia Zahidi on government spending, debt distress, the Iran protests, and more

    Saadia Zahidi argues that social-safety nets must be customized and targeted to ensure efficiency, advocates a more responsible approach to deficit reduction and fiscal consolidation, describes the complex recipe for helping countries reap the benefits of greater female labor-force participation, and more.
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    The Birth of a New International Order

    Joschka Fischer sees global great-power relations taking shape around a Sino-American dominated pentarchy.
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    The World Cup Syndrome

    Raj Persaud reflects on the effects that loving the “beautiful game” can have on one’s health and finances.
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    Rebooting the World Bank

    Suma Chakrabarti & Chris Humphrey outline key reforms that could help the institution regain the trust of developing countries.

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