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The Year Ahead 2018




事实上,从诸多方面看,后世界秩序(post-world order)已经分崩离析。雄心勃勃的多边贸易协定因为重要相关利益方的分道扬镳而四分五裂。2015年巴黎气候协定所体现的前所未有的全球气候变化合作正在遭到削弱。分离运动日益兴盛,次国家社会开始寻找能够重新建立控制感的身份源。而美国总统表示他将把国家私利至于一切其他事项之先,并且其他国家领导人也应该这样做。

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