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  1. Money and Empire
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    Money and Empire

    Feb 14, 2020 Harold James reviews two histories of Britain's economic, financial, and military subjugation of India and China.

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  2. An interview with Keyu Jin
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    An interview with Keyu Jin

    PS Say More Jan 28, 2020 Keyu Jin assesses the “phase one” US-China trade deal, questions whether the US can ever accept China’s development model, and highlights a key difference in how the Hong Kong protests are viewed inside and outside China.

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The Year Ahead 2020

As 2019 draws to a close, it is unclear whether we have reached “peak disruption,” or whether a further unraveling of political systems, economic models, and international arrangements is in the offing. Between the poles of populist/authoritarian “destruction” and liberal/reformist reconstruction, what specific forces are most likely to define the next year – and the next decade?

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