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Markus Brunnermeier

Markus Brunnermeier

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Markus Brunnermeier is Professor of Economics and Director of the Bendheim Center for Finance at Princeton University.

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  1. Europe's Moral Obligation to Boycott Russian Energy
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    Europe's Moral Obligation to Boycott Russian Energy

    Mar 23, 2022 Harold James, et al. think the European Union's credibility as an exponent of soft power is facing the ultimate test in Ukraine.

  2. Who’s Right on Inflation?
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    Who’s Right on Inflation?

    Mar 1, 2021 Harold James, et al. show that the brewing debate about the threat of unanchored expectations is falling into a familiar pattern.

  3. Development Zones for Syrian Refugees
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    Development Zones for Syrian Refugees

    Dec 7, 2015 Markus Brunnermeier, et al. propose EU-funded facilities that would offer economic opportunities in neighboring countries.

  4. Making Sense of the Swiss Shock
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    Making Sense of the Swiss Shock

    Jan 17, 2015 Markus Brunnermeier & Harold James apply some historical lessons to Switzerland's abrupt decision to abandon the franc's euro peg.

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    In Search of a Development Plan for Asia

    Andrew Sheng & Xiao Geng argue that bottom-up institutions – not top-down strategies – are the key to regional integration.
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    Giorgia Meloni’s Moment

    Bill Emmott sees little difference between the Brothers of Italy’s program and that of recent right-wing governments.
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    America’s Education Emergency

    Michael R. Strain calls for urgent action to make up for pandemic learning loss in light of dismal new test scores.
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    God Save the Pound?

    Andrés Velasco explains why sterling is plummeting when economic theory says it should be soaring.
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    Preparing for the Long War

    Mark Leonard thinks Europeans should plan for a prolonged conflict despite Ukraine’s recent gains.
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    Realizing a Free and Open Indo-Pacific

    Abe Shinzō

    Less than a month before he was assassinated, Japan’s longest-serving prime minister set out his vision for the region. He buttressed his case by comparing China’s growing threats against Taiwan to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

    set out his vision for the region less than one month prior to his assassination in July.
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    Russia, Iran, and the Perils of Post-Autocracy

    Robert D. Kaplan

    With Russia facing defeat on the battlefield and massive protests once again engulfing Iran, both countries’ regimes look vulnerable. But the end of tyranny is more likely to lead to a dangerous political vacuum than to a democratic transition.

    warns that the collapse of a despotic regime more often leads to a political void than to a healthy democracy.
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    The Key to Unlocking Africa’s Economic Potential

    Landry Signé explains why fostering trade integration and regional value chains is essential for the continent to prosper.
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    Geopolitical Davids and Goliaths

    Harold James considers lessons from smaller countries about how to wield power and influence in the twenty-first century.

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