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EconographicsDec 1, 2023
Financialization has increased economic fragility
By Hung Tran
Since the 1980s, financial activities and assets have played an increasingly dominant role in the global economy. At the same time, underlying economic activity as measured by global GDP has been growing more slowly. The result has been an ever-larger gap between the volume and value of financial activity relative to the real economy. And […]
New AtlanticistDec 1, 2023
Don’t stop now. US aid to Ukraine continues to be a wise investment.
By Michael John Williams
Cutting off aid to Ukraine now, as some in Congress propose, would undermine the immediate war effort in Europe and diminish the deterrent power of US military force globally.
UkraineAlertNov 30, 2023
Putin’s pro-war majority: Most Russians still support Ukraine invasion
By Peter Dickinson
Putin’s pro-war majority: almost two years on, most Russians still support the Ukraine invasion and have reconciled themselves to the reality of a long war, writes Peter Dickinson.
UkraineAlertNov 30, 2023
Western leaders must choose: Arm Ukraine or enable Putin’s genocide
By Taras Kuzio
Western leaders must decide whether they are finally prepared to arm Ukraine adequately or face the consequences of a Russian victory which would lead to genocide in the heart of Europe, writes Taras Kuzio.
New AtlanticistNov 30, 2023
Live expertise from COP28 as the world tries to join together in the fight against climate change
By Atlantic Council experts
Our experts have been dispatched to Dubai, where they’ll be analyzing how global leaders respond to the greatest challenges posed by climate change.