The pandemic has exacerbated disparities in the provision of basic healthcare and urgently accelerated the need for a new focus on models
Europeans know the veneer of civilisation is thinner than we like to think. As President Biden is sworn in, we will be hoping he ushers in
Fighting prejudice must be a core policy aim for President Biden if he is to begin to heal America. But, doing so means confronting the dramatic
US public pension schemes are increasingly facing funding gaps that will be difficult to close in today’s capital market environment.
President-elect Joe Biden’s call to “build back better” after the pandemic is an invitation to renovate America’s outdated neoliberal
It is time for each of us to shake off any moral fatigue that we feel and fight for democracy through civic engagement and discourse.
In weighing the options for additional stimulus, President-elect Joe Biden’s $2 trillion infrastructure investment plan has much to recommend
The recent uptick in bond yields bears watching, for the implications could be far-reaching for markets, economies and politics.
Although the United States and China will likely remain at odds on many issues, President Joe Biden’s administration must also recognize those areas where cooperation is in America’s best interest. Global threats like pandemics and climate change are obvious examples; setting norms for commercial activities in space is another.
The storming of the US Capitol by predominantly white supporters of President Donald Trump was in keeping with a long tradition of mob violence
Those who wreaked havoc on the U.S. Capitol were untrained in the core skills needed to be citizens of a democracy. It is time for a national
The storming of the US Capitol by Donald Trump’s supporters in a last-ditch effort to overturn the result of the 2020 election was as
Humanity faces critical decisions in the 2020s. The coronavirus was a warning shot about our misalignment with nature – a prelude, perhaps,
In confronting the COVID-19 crisis, US President Joe Biden will avoid many of his predecessor’s mistakes, not least by heeding the advice of scientific experts. But, unless Biden also enlists adequate management, operations, and logistics expertise, even his best-laid plans may go awry.
If China and the US – the world’s two largest emitters of carbon dioxide emitters – reach net-zero emissions by mid-century, everyone
After four years of the Trump administration undermining global governance arrangements, President-elect Joe Biden will certainly have his
The pandemic has been a human disaster on many levels, much of which was initially beyond our control. But when it comes to how government
After a year of death, despair, and deep uncertainty, there are glimmers of light on the horizon. Not only is responsible leadership returning
Asia’s rapid emergence as a global technological leader over the last decade is a testament to the power of collaboration. And yet, in much
It is time to recognize that our material and physical well-being are inseparable and that we need to aspire to a health and wealth of all
Much of the debate about the relationship between capitalism and democracy, economics and ethics, individual and community overlooks a very
Following US President-elect Joe Biden’s victory and recent carbon-neutrality pledges from China, Japan, the European Union, and others,