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2389 commentaries, Updated on 13 May 2024

  1. Rachel Ruto Clean Cooking Advances Women’s Empowerment
  2. Lilja Dögg Alfreðsdóttir How to Close the Gender Wage Gap
  3. Peter Singer When Is Criticism of Israel Anti-Semitic?
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2765 commentaries, Updated on 21 May 2024

  1. Daron Acemoglu Don’t Believe the AI Hype
  2. Michael R. Strain What the AI Pessimists Are Missing
  3. J. Bradford DeLong Musk Has Made Tesla a Meme Stock
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4183 commentaries, Updated on 20 May 2024

  1. Danjuma Adda A Big Step Forward for Liver Health
  2. Razan Khalifa Al Mubarak, et al. A Turning Point for Clean Cooking
  3. Gordon Brown Getting the Pandemic Treaty Across the Finish Line
Section-Header_Politics

10504 commentaries, Updated on 23 May 2024

  1. Ana Palacio Is Europe Too Big for Further Enlargement?
  2. Brahma Chellaney Is the Quad Becoming a Potemkin Alliance?
  3. Yuriy Gorodnichenko, et al. The Case for Ukraine’s NATO Accession
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1558 commentaries, Updated on 22 May 2024

  1. William Ruto How G7 Leaders Can Unlock Financing for Africa
  2. Francesco La Camera, et al. Only Public-Private Cooperation Can Accelerate Decarbonization
  3. Judith Kirton-Darling There Can Be No Business as Usual for European Industry
Section_Economics

9636 commentaries, Updated on 23 May 2024

  1. Arvind Subramanian The Sino-American Trade War Benefits China’s Competitors
  2. Pinelopi Koujianou Goldberg The High Costs of the New US Tariffs on Chinese EVs
  3. J. Bradford DeLong The Threat of Trumpflation and a Fed War
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    The Sino-American Trade War Benefits China’s Competitors

    Arvind Subramanian warns that escalating protectionism, while dangerous, could end up helping developing countries like India.
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    Is the Quad Becoming a Potemkin Alliance?

    Brahma Chellaney fears that US President Joe Biden’s conciliatory approach toward China is undermining Indo-Pacific security.
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    The High Costs of the New US Tariffs on Chinese EVs

    Pinelopi Koujianou Goldberg

    Every time one set of protectionist measures against China disappoints, the United States escalates its economic war in the hope that additional restrictions will prove more effective. Yet by slapping massive tariffs on Chinese electric vehicles, America has laid bare its own hypocrisy and economic vulnerabilities.

    laments the Biden administration's embrace of costly, futile efforts to outcompete low-cost rivals.
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    How G7 Leaders Can Unlock Financing for Africa

    William Ruto

    With many African countries trapped in perpetual cycles of debt, financing investment in sustainable development has become increasingly difficult, if not impossible. The situation demands that wealthy countries step up and offer debt relief and cancellation, in addition to more concessional and long-term financing.

    urges wealthy countries to help bring the global financial system into line with the developing world's needs.
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    The Threat of Trumpflation and a Fed War

    J. Bradford DeLong thinks monetary hawks should be more worried about the return of a populist demagogue to the White House.
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    Is China Too Old to Get Rich?

    Yi Fuxian explains why the country’s rising median age is at the root of its current malaise.
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    The Dangerous Retreat into Protectionism

    Carl Bildt warns that nothing good will come from a more deeply fragmented global economy.
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    The Case for Ukraine’s NATO Accession

    Yuriy Gorodnichenko & Ilona Sologoub explain why giving in to the Kremlin’s nuclear blackmail could push the alliance into a death spiral.
  9. strain14_artificial intelligence drug development_ai Getty Images

    Don’t Believe the AI Hype

    Daron Acemoglu finds nothing to support widely cited assessments of the technology’s near-term potential.

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