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By Project Syndicate - Apr 14,2018
By Aris Persidis and Andreas PersidisCHARLOTTESVILLE — Producing effective medicines requires huge investments of time and money. The average drug on the market today spent a decade in the lab and in clinical trials, and cost more than $2 billion to develop.
By Project Syndicate - Mar 29,2018
By Joanne Liu and Paul FarmerBOSTON/GENEVA — In an age of rapid technological innovation, it is shameful that almost two million people will die from tuberculosis (TB) this year because they are too poor to afford treatment.
By Project Syndicate - Mar 29,2018
By Michael Spence and Fred HuBEIJING — The recent revelation that more than 50 million Facebook profiles were harvested by app and given to political consultancy Cambridge Analytica has produced a backlash against the platform.
By Project Syndicate - Mar 25,2018
By Philip J. Landrigan and Richard FullerNEW YORK — Pollution is one of the great existential challenges of the twenty-first century. It threatens the stability of ecosystems, undermines economic development, and compromises the health of billions of people.
By Project Syndicate - Mar 17,2018
by Amy Black and Alexis MentenWASHINGTON, DC — Around the world, some 250 million children are unable to attend school, and many who do have access to a classroom are not learning the skills they need to succeed in life.
By Project Syndicate - Mar 13,2018
By Justin Yifu Lin, Håvard Halland, and Yan WangBEIJING — Lawmakers in the United States have introduced legislation that, if enacted, would create a new development finance institution (DFI) to replace the Overseas Private Investment Corporation.
By Project Syndicate - Mar 11,2018
By Amir Sufi and Atif MianCHICAGO — Every major financial crisis leaves a unique footprint.
By Project Syndicate - Mar 11,2018
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By Project Syndicate - Feb 10,2018
By Stephen Matlin, Vivian W.W. Yam, Henning Hopf, Alain Krief, and Goverdhan MehtaLONDON — Two years ago, the United Nations designated February 11 the International Day of Women and Girls in Science.
By Project Syndicate - Nov 25,2017
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