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Liberalism and Its Discontents
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How Should UN Agencies Respond to AI and Big Data?
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The ‘European Way’ of Decision-Making? Unpacking the process to fill the EU’s top jobs
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The ILO at 100: Showing its wrinkles or its cracks?
By Velibor Jakovleski - The centenarian organization demonstrates that IOs need active maintenance to remain effective and legitimate.
Liveability-Indexes: What if we scrape the façade?
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Why the G20’s Upcoming Summit in Osaka Must Deliver
With multilateralism under strain, the Summit will test Japan’s leadership, member countries’ resolve, and the foundations of the G20 itself.
By Defne Gönenç – Why global economic and environmental challenges, and their proposed solutions, should be evaluated together.
By Marta Bo and Taylor Woodcock – States are yet to seriously consider individual criminal responsibility for war crimes committed with LAWS. Here’s why they should.
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By Peter M. Haas Professor, Department of Political ScienceUMASS Amherst ? Organized science’s role in global governance is under attack in…
By Michael N. Barnett – Liberalism was never critical to global governance, and the future of global governance might not depend on liberalism.
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Why some criticisms against the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration might be misguided.
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What role does “ordinary politics” play in shaping our understanding and experience of global politics?
By Astrid Hedin – Communist regimes screened and trained all foreign travelers for political loyalty. How did this systematic distortion of global dialogue shape global governance?
By Peter M. Haas – Insights from STS scholars might enhance the legitimacy of science or lead to its outright rejection.
One theme, different perspectives. A more nuanced debate on global governance.
By Martin Belov – A shift to a post-Westphalian reality requires rethinking our constitutional concepts, paradigms and institutional designs.
By Nina Reiners – What happens if the independence and expertise of UN human rights treaty bodies is threatened by its own members?
By Annabelle Littoz-Monnet – How can we think about the legitimacy of science without making claims to its impartiality?
By Miia Halme-Tuomisaari – How can we understand the continued importance of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in today’s world?
By Peter M. Haas – In the face of post-truth challenges, how can the political authority of science in world politics be defended?