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I quattro messaggi di Donald Trump all’Europa

Paradossalmente, proprio da Donald Trump, l'anti-establishment per eccellenza, potrebbero arrivare alcuni buoni suggerimenti all’establishment del nostro continente su come non commettere errori che l’Europa pagherebbe caro...

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A reassuring election result, the Dutch way

The Dutch have spoken. Never before has a parliamentary election in The Netherlands received so much foreign media attention as it did on the eve of this vote...

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I sessant’anni dai Trattati di Roma: verso una rifondazione dell’Unione europea?

Il presidente della Commissione Jean-Claude Juncker ha presentato davanti all’Europarlamento il Libro bianco sul futuro dell’UE. Il documento delinea cinque possibili scenari...

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East Asian Pivots
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A nuclear missile test-launched in California, 1981

From Tokyo to Tallinn: Trump and Stability in Northeast Asia

Asia is poised to be a focal point for the Donald Trump administration. General James Mattis’s first overseas trip as Secretary of Defense was to key allies in the region, South Korea and Japan. And only three weeks into Trump’s presidency, North Korea tested a Musudan medium-to-long-range missile as part of its continued development of nuclear weapons and their means of delivery. The test was also...

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Progressi e limiti della deterrenza nucleare della Cina

L’ultimo libro bianco della strategia militare cinese, pubblicato nel maggio 2015, afferma che “senza un esercito forte, un paese non può essere né sicuro né forte”. Tradotto...

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The President, the Congress and the nation
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Una nazione ancora divisa, e il presidente in azione

Molti segnali indicano in modo chiaro che quella americana è una società profondamente divisa: nessuna “luna di miele” per il neo-Presidente...

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Trump e il difficile salto dalla retorica alla pratica

Il non scendere nei dettagli è una costante della presidenza Trump, presa dalla frenesia degli annunci ma trovatasi di fronte alla difficoltà di governare...

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The New Administration's Energy Puzzle

For Trump, energy policy is a cohesive effort aimed at creating jobs, stimulating economic activity, and increasing US national security. But...

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Trump’s surprisingly positive foreign policy – and some unanswered questions

Contrary to all our fears, there has been a lot to commend the first moves of the Trump White House over foreign policy. The huge question remains whether...

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Mark Zuckerberg’s manifesto for a Facebook world
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Mark Zuckerberg e la retorica dell’anti-Trump

Fin dall’elezione di Donald Trump, Mark Zuckerberg si è imposto tra le voci contrarie al nuovo presidente. In una maniera potenzialmente dirompente, seppure con una similitudine...

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The risks in Zuckerberg’s dream

Two words dominate the Facebook founder's recent “manifesto” on the future of his company...

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Il re di Facebook che pensa in grande

Zuckerberg ha posto una domanda impegnativa:Are we building the world we all want?”...

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Globalization in times of rising protectionism
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World commercial connections in 1872

Globalization: change of a leading narrative

The narrative of the free market doctrine did not last. As society entered the first decade of the 21st century it turned out that next to a shiny, promising future, the story also contained some untold (or non-emphasized) elements: inefficiency, inequality, governance. The narrative power of the free market doctrine was firmly based on two pillars...

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Why America needs a new capitalism

The US economy is clearly not working for everyone...

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L’Europa e la sfida di Trump al commercio internazionale

La narrazione trumpiana considera le istituzioni di Bruxelles superate e inutili per l'America...

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La Cina nel nuovo ordine internazionale: Xi Jinping come “uomo di Davos”?

Una convinta difesa della globalizzazione: questa appare la paradossale posizione della Cina...

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Washington’s rejection of TPP gives China only a limited geopolitical opportunity

The TPP’s prospects had actually been fading badly long before Trump entered the Oval Office...

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Lo tsunami Trump sul futuro del TPP

La condanna senza appello della Trans Pacific Partnership preannuncia cambiamenti radicali...

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