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Vision20 has released a report, “Empower, Include, and Inspire: G20 Public Leadership to Advance Responsibility, Resilience and Sustainability for a Fair Global Economy,” that features views from a V20 Workshop on “Opportunities and Risks of Globalization.” The report includes insights from Professor Yves Tiberghien, Director of the Institute of Asian Research and Coordinator for V20.
M. V. Ramana with the Liu Institute for Global Issues and his collaborators from the Indonesian Institute for Energy Economics, the Nautilus Institute for Security and Sustainability, and Princeton University’s Program on Science and Global Security have published a report which surveys and synthesizes the historical and contemporary factors affecting nuclear power in Indonesia.
The French Presidential election, especially its first Round on April 23, has shaped up as one of those truly seminal world events that will resonate for decades. Professor Yves Tiberghien, Director of the Institute of Asian Research, sees five major takeaways from this dramatic election.
Recently featured in the Christian Science Monitor, MPPGA Professor M. V. Ramana, Simons Chair in Disarmament, Global and Human Security, explores the uncertain fate faced by nuclear players as they tackle the struggles of competing economically in the electricity marketplace.
Featured in Columbia Journalism Review’s Tow Center Report, MPPGA Professor Taylor Owen and Emily Bell, Director of Tow Centre for Digital Journalism at Columbia J School, analyze how journalism is being transformed by big tech companies as a result of the switch from analog to digital, the rise of the social web, and the dominance of mobile.
Featured on CBC’s On The Coast, MPPGA Professor Dr. Yves Tiberghien gives insight on the state of elections in the Netherlands, touching upon the pragmatism of the Dutch voters while also looking ahead at the expectations of France’s upcoming elections.