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The Year Ahead magazine, 2020:
(De)Reconstruction

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The Year Ahead Magazine 2020

Our specially curated 2020 edition

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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?

CONTRIBUTORS

  • Mark Cliffe – There’s More to Life than GDP
  • Angus Deaton – Inequality in Cambridge and Chicago
  • Esther Duflo & Abhijit Banerjee – The Other Side of Growth
  • Sri Mulyani Indrawati – Developing Countries Must Seize the Tech Frontier
  • Celestin Monga – An Agenda for Decent Jobs in Africa
  • Andreas Mundt – Protecting Competition in a Digital World
  • Jim O’Neill – What Next for Emerging Markets?
  • Stephen Roach – The Myth of Global Decoupling
  • Dani Rodrik – The Need for a Global Trade Makeover
  • Klaus Schwab – A Better World Starts at Home
  • Minouche Shafik – Toward a New Social Contract
  • Lawrence Summers – Can a Political-Economy Vicious Circle Be Avoided?
  • Shang-Jin Wei & Xinding Yu – A Fair Assessment of China’s IP Protection
  • Shoshana Zuboff – Surveillance Capitalism
  • Francis Fukuyama – How to Make the Internet Safe for Democracy
  • Ramchandra Guha – The End of Gandhi’s India?
  • Ivan Krastev – Central Europe’s Republics of Fans
  • Zaki Laïdi – Europe’s Hard Choices in 2020
  • Kishore Mahbubani – Can the World Order Catch Up with The World?
  • Moon Jae-in – Peace Through Myriad Acts
  • Tharman Shanmugaratnam – Rebuilding the Political Center
  • Lyubov Sobol – Russia Is Not Putin
  • Javier Solana – Rediscovering Iran’s Potential
  • Laurence Tribe – Demagogic Stress and Constitutional Growth
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