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By Project Syndicate - Oct 24,2021
By Josep Borrell and Virginijus SinkevičiusBRUSSELS — The Arctic is changing rapidly, owing to the impact of global warming, increasing competition for resources, and geopolitical rivalries.
By Project Syndicate - Oct 24,2021
By Madeleine Albright and Ibrahim GambariWASHINGTON, DC — Not since World War II has the international community confronted as monumental a test as the intertwined crises of COVID-19 and climate change, and the profound social and economic inequalities they have exposed.
By Project Syndicate - Oct 24,2021
By Arvind Subramanian and Justin SandefurPROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND — Since its founding, the World Bank has evolved to perform three main functions: Provide global public goods, generate valuable data and independent analysis, and transfer mostly concessional resources to poo
By Project Syndicate - Oct 23,2021
By María Fernanda Espinosa and Danilo TürkNEW YORK — The world faces a range of serious threats, from exclusionary nationalism to great-power competition to growing inequality, that are preventing the international community from working together to solve other complex challenges
By Project Syndicate - Oct 16,2021
By Carlos Felipe Jaramillo, Otaviano Canuto and Pepe ZhangWASHINGTON, DC — Global poverty rose last year for the first time since 1998 as the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic pushed an additional 97 million people below the international threshold of $1.9 per day.
By Project Syndicate - Oct 16,2021
By Mark Malloch-Brown, Raj Shah, and Darren WalkerNEW YORK — COVID-19 has bifurcated the world like almost nothing else.
By Project Syndicate - Oct 13,2021
By Manish Bapna, Frannie Leautier and Rémy RiouxWASHINGTON, DC — A climate-resilient future requires public finance. But strong, long-term strategies for financing climate action have, so far, received little attention.
By Project Syndicate - Oct 12,2021
By Ori Heffetz and John A. ListITHACA/CHICAGO — Without rigorous research and open inquiry, the breakthroughs that have defined the modern era, saving countless lives and delivering tremendous economic growth, never would have happened.
By Project Syndicate - Oct 10,2021
By Leonard Benardo and Ivan KrastevNEW YORK/VIENNA — When the post-Cold War world was still in its infancy, there was a palpable sense of excitement about history’s potential end.
By Project Syndicate - Oct 09,2021
By Ashley Alder and Jon CunliffeHONG KONG/LONDON — Rapid technological change is increasingly spurring private, and often Big Tech-promoted, initiatives throughout the world of finance, particularly in the payments domain.

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