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?
Was the second half of the 20th century — when capitalism became entwined with democracy, the welfare state and liberalism — just an unusual interlude?