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  1. Harold James

    Harold James

    Writing for PS since 2001
    225 Commentaries

    Harold James is Professor of History and International Affairs at Princeton University. A specialist on German economic history and on globalization, he is a co-author of The Euro and The Battle of Ideas, and the author of The Creation and Destruction of Value: The Globalization Cycle, Krupp: A History of the Legendary German FirmMaking the European Monetary Union, The War of Words, and, most recently, Seven Crashes: The Economic Crises That Shaped Globalization (Yale University Press, 2023).

  2. Simon Johnson

    Simon Johnson

    Writing for PS since 2007
    178 Commentaries

    Simon Johnson, a former chief economist at the International Monetary Fund, is a professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management, Faculty Director of MIT’s Shaping the Future of Work initiative, and Co-Chair of the CFA Institute Systemic Risk Council. He is a co-author (with Daron Acemoglu) of Power and Progress: Our Thousand-Year Struggle Over Technology and Prosperity (PublicAffairs, 2023). 

  3. Zhang Jun

    Zhang Jun

    Writing for PS since 2005
    66 Commentaries

    Zhang Jun, Dean of the School of Economics at Fudan University, is Director of the China Center for Economic Studies, a Shanghai-based think tank.

  4. Lee Jong-Wha

    Lee Jong-Wha

    Writing for PS since 2012
    53 Commentaries

    Lee Jong-Wha, Professor of Economics at Korea University, was chief economist at the Asian Development Bank and a senior adviser for international economic affairs to former South Korean President Lee Myung-bak.

  5. Keyu Jin

    Keyu Jin

    Writing for PS since 2012
    26 Commentaries

    Keyu Jin, Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics and Political Science, is a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader.

  6. William H. Janeway

    William H. Janeway

    Writing for PS since 2013
    25 Commentaries

    William H. Janeway is a distinguished affiliated professor in economics at the University of Cambridge and author of Doing Capitalism in the Innovation Economy (Cambridge University Press, 2018).

  7. Ma Jian

    Ma Jian

    Writing for PS since 2005
    13 Commentaries

    Ma Jian is the author of the novels Beijing Coma, The Noodle-Maker, and The Dark Road. He is currently a visiting fellow at the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in Berlin.

  8. Josef Joffe

    Josef Joffe

    Writing for PS since 2020
    10 Commentaries

    Josef Joffe, a member of the editorial council of Die Zeit, is a fellow at the Hoover Institution and teaches international politics at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.

  9. Arne Jernelov

    Arne Jernelov

    Writing for PS since 2003
    10 Commentaries

    Arne Jernelov, a former director of the International Institute of Applied Systems Analysis in Vienna, is a UN expert on environmental catastrophes.

  10. Wenran Jiang

    Wenran Jiang

    Writing for PS since 2004
    9 Commentaries

    Wenran Jiang, a former Japan Foundation Fellow, is a professor of political science at the University of Alberta and a senior fellow of the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada.

  11. Joseph Jimenez

    Joseph Jimenez

    Writing for PS since 2013
    7 Commentaries

    Joseph Jimenez is CEO of Novartis.

  12. Edward Jung

    Edward Jung

    Writing for PS since 2013
    6 Commentaries

    Edward Jung, former Chief Architect at Microsoft, is Founder and Chief Technology Officer at Intellectual Ventures.

  13. Yu Jie

    Yu Jie

    Writing for PS since 2022
    5 Commentaries

    Yu Jie is a senior research fellow on China in the Asia-Pacific Program at Chatham House.

  14. Ma Jun

    Ma Jun

    Writing for PS since 2015
    4 Commentaries

    Ma Jun is Co-Chair of the G20 Sustainable Finance Working Group.

  15. Calestous Juma

    Calestous Juma

    Writing for PS since 2001
    4 Commentaries

    Calestous Juma was Professor of the Practice of International Development at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government and the author of Innovation and Its Enemies: Why People Resist New Technologies.

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    Overcoming Political Short-Termism in Latin America

    Eric Parrado envisions independent institutions empowered to devise and implement long-term development-related policies.
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    Iran’s Economy Needs a New Deal with the West

    Djavad Salehi-Isfahani shows that pursuing sanctions relief is the only solution to the country's stagflation.
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    Africa’s Hobbled Hegemons

    Adekeye Adebajo

    In the face of regional turmoil, rising extremism, and heightened geopolitical tensions, Africa urgently needs strong leadership. But its two most significant regional powers, Nigeria and South Africa, are too constrained by domestic challenges to represent Africa’s interests effectively on the world stage.

    examines the causes of political and economic malaise in Nigeria and South Africa.
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    The US Needs a Techno-Industrial Strategy

    Liza Tobin & Addis Goldman outline a three-pronged approach that would entrench American leadership in advanced industries.
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    The Fed Should Not Cut Interest Rates Yet

    Michael R. Strain argues that declaring victory over inflation, while tempting, would be to misread current economic conditions.
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    Preparing for a Future of Extreme Heat Waves

    Renzo R. Guinto urges political leaders to place resilience at the heart of housing, transport, and water policies.
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    Israel Is Enabling Iran’s War of Attrition

    Shlomo Ben-Ami thinks that Binyamin Netanyahu and his messianic allies are hastening the destruction of the Jewish state.
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    Unlocking IMF Reform

    Barry Eichengreen

    Sketching a reform agenda for the International Monetary Fund is easy; implementing reform is hard. It will require, among other things, the US to give up its veto in the institution, and China to assume more responsibility for global stability and the problems of other economies.

    writes that the key is a governance overhaul combined with a renewed focus on the Fund’s core mission.
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    The King of the Americans

    Steve Pincus observes that the US Supreme Court has given the president powers denied to English monarchs since James II.

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