Vol 2, Issue 2, May 2011

The May 2011 issue of Global Policy covers topics including the global economic prospects following the recession, the challenges facing UN reform, the democratization of mass violence and the possibility of value based Global Governance. It also includes a special section on the rethinking economics after the financial crisis introduced by Tim Besley.

Research Articles

Yilmaz Akyüz - Global Economic Prospects: The Recession May be Over but Where Next?

Andy Sumner and Meera Tiwari - Global Poverty Reduction to 2015 and Beyond

Adrienne Heritier - The New Institutions of Transatlantic Aviation

Special Section: Rethinking economics after the global financial crisis

Tim Besley - Rethinking Economics: Introduction and Overview

Joseph E. Stiglitz - Rethinking Macroeconomics: What went wrong and how to fix it 

David F. Hendry and Grayham E. Mizon- What Needs Re-thinking in Macroeconomics?

Peter J. Boettke and Christopher J. Coyne - The Debt-Inflation Cycle and the Global Financial Crisis

Geoffrey Hodgson - Reforming Economics after the Financial Crisis

Survey Articles

Thomas G. Weiss - Fundamental UN Reform, a Non-Starter

Andrew F. Cooper - The G20 and its regional critics: the search for inclusion

Barry Kellman - The Biological Weapons Convention and the Democratization of Mass Violence

Practitioner Commentaries

Kamalesh Sharma - The Commonwealth in the 21st Century

Andreas Klasen - The Role of Export Credit Agencies in Global Trade

Hafez Ghanem - Food and Nutrition Security: Key Policy Challenges and the Role of Global Governance

Mark Harrod and Sandra Dodgson - Values-based global governance - the YMCA story

Responses to Articles

Mary Kaldor - Stability, War and Human Security in the 21st Century: Addendum to Desai

Justin Yifu Lin - A Comment on Professor Wade’s Rebuttal

Daniele Archibugi and Andrea Filippetti - How Powerful are Intellectual Property Rights?

Review Essay

Jim Whitman - Globalization and the Politics of Health


Alia Brahimi – Military Orientalism: Eastern War through Western Eyes

Paul Holtom – The International Arms Trade

Robert Kissack – A Global Security Triangle: European, African and Asian Interaction

Scott McKenzie – Global Energy Governance: The New Rules of the Game

Jillian Lewis - Crime, War, and Global Trafficking: Designing International Cooperation

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