Wednesday, August 24, 2016
  1. The Foundations of Pacific Stability

    Eric K. Fanning
  2. An OPEC for Migrant Labor?

    Sami Mahroum

    An OPEC for Migrant Labor?

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     thinks a cartel for labor exporters would bring order to an industry often mired in controversy.

    Newsart for An OPEC for Migrant Labor? Sam Tarling/Corbis/Getty Images

    OPEC succeeded in protecting its members’ shared interests that they could not protect individually, and it shows that when a market has structural distortions, political tools and collective action can be more effective than public policy. The migrant-labor market is not so different from the oil market. READ MORE

  3. What Role for Global Governance?

    Kemal Derviş

    What Role for Global Governance?

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     takes issue with those who advocate greater reliance on national decision-making.

    Obama State visit Jim Watson/Getty Images

    Efforts to strengthen global governance have been criticized for promising more than they can deliver and diminishing the importance of national policies. But in an interdependent world, only improved global cooperation can address our biggest challenges, like climate change, taxation, and much else. READ MORE

  4. Surviving Human Trafficking in China

    Ji-hyun Park
  5. Building Africa’s Knowledge Economy

    Simplice A. Asongu

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