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November 21, 2011 | Project Syndicate

Can Italy Be Saved?

As the economist Mario Monti’s new government takes office in Italy, much is at stake – for the country, for Europe, and for the global economy...
November 17, 2011 | Tribune Media Services

Why does America defend the weak and small?

Only America is moral and strong enough to protect the world's historically vulnerable but culturally unique peoples. It would be a shame if we forgot that -- either out of desire for profit or because we became fed up with the bother...
November 6, 2011 | Becker-Posner Blog

Greece and the Euro

I will discuss the following two crucial questions about Greece and the euro: Should Greece have become part of the euro? No. Should Greece leave the euro? Not now, but probably in the future...
November 5, 2011 | Advancing a Free Society

It’s Not Even Nearly Over

Greek Prime Minister Papandreou survived the parliamentary vote of confidence, vowed to form a national unity government, and hold elections in March...this would appear to recover the modicum of stability earned by the [EU] with its latest bailout package. Not so fast...
November 4, 2011 | Wall Street Journal

Why Germany Is Leading From Behind

Angela Merkel's uncertain trumpet in the great euro crisis reflects her country's history, and a new kind of politics in the West...
November 4, 2011 | Wall Street Journal Asia

Middle Powers Can Punch Above Their Weight

Korea, Australia, Indonesia and others should remind the 'big boys' at the G-20 of the benefits of liberalism...
October 26, 2011 | Middle East Review of International Affairs (MERIA)

Saudi Arabia Faces A Changing Middle East

The calls for democracy during the “Arab Spring” presented the Saudi Arabian regime with serious challenges...
October 27, 2011 | Big Peace

The Euro-Financial Crisis And Occupy Wall Street: Gimme, Gimme, Gimme

The Occupy Wall Street protests are a sign of anger, and that anger is legitimate. But the real greed I see right now are those on the streets demanding that they be given more by the government...
October 27, 2011 | Global Public Square (

Why a cybersecurity treaty is a pipe dream

For the foreseeable future, progress toward [a vision of cyber security and freedom] will be incremental and achieved through multiple arrangements hammered out with a wide array of state and private actors rather than through a global accord...
October 21, 2011 | Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)

The End of the Euro?

Good riddance to a bad idea...