Policy Insight (2016- )
The Policy Insights series consists of concise analytical and policy driven papers reflecting on ongoing research and current events.
(European Union Center, University of Illinois, 2017)The author explores the benefits and trade-offs of globalization focusing closely on the country of Afghanistan. In particular, he investigates the aspects of narcotics trafficking, trade, and media and argues that despite ...
Shifting Priorities or Perpetuating the Cycle: The Excluded Rural Women of the Green Moroccan Plan (European Union Center, University of Illinois, 2017)The author, from the School of Earth, Society and ENvironment at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, explores the impact of the Green Moroccan Plan. Some of these impacts, felt particularly among the rural women ...
Complex Crisis Landscapes and the Climate Risk Governance: Challenges for European Stability and Transformation (European Union Center, University of Illinois, 2017)The author, a Professor at the University of Hamburg's Institute of Geography, explores the concepts related to the "complexity turn" in international relations which includes multi-level crises interrelated through global ...
(European Union Center, University of Illinois, 2017)The author, a Professor of Political Science at the University of Miami, focuses on global governance in an era in which major new actors are joining those who have long ago set the rules for what is termed the liberal ...
Building Walls and Retreating into Fortress America: Isolation, Protectionism, and Populism--Is Making America Great Again Working? (European Union Center, University of Illinois, 2017)The author explores the implications and causes of the Trump campaign's theme of "America First" and making "America Great Again". These include the concepts of protectionism, economic nationalism, national populism in ...