Mark Mazower’s “Hitler’s Empire: How the Nazis Ruled Europe” is a magisterial book.
A self-fulfilling prophecy of failure: Welfare states attract a lot of unskilled migrants who fail to assimilate. A political disaster is looming.
Will Trump have a similarly devastating effect on democracies that Gorbachev had on Communism?
What are the realistic options to tackle the scourge of crass inequality in rich welfare states?
We now live in a world where liberal democracies, principally the United States, do not affirm the principles of liberalism.
Only 1 out of 10 people living in “transition” countries have seen a successful transition to capitalism and more democracy.
What is the ultimate destination of economic history?
After Lampedusa: Should the world be composed of gated communities?
Can Europe prosper while ignoring the Balkans? Anyone remember what triggered the first world war?