The pundits got it wrong. Journalists got it wrong. Full disclosure: I got it wrong. Continue reading “Why Trump Could be a Two Term President”
Welcome to this series on geopolitical hotspots! These primers provide a foundation for people who are lost amidst the 24 hours news cycle and want to know the conflict’s players, their motivations, and the factors behind their current political options.
This week’s (selected) events in review.
My time in London is drawing to a close, and yet after my third time and 10 weeks in the U.K. there are some things I just can’t wrap my head around.
Can we summarize how the most advanced of the G20 got their seats at the table? Does it say anything helpful for development today? Continue reading “How Developed Countries Got That Way”
At work we frequently use GDP per capita as a point of reference for a given developing country’s status. I’ve almost taken the measure for granted, until I remembered that the U.S. has a GDP per capita that’s not just higher–it’s significantly higher than in other developed countries. Continue reading “The World’s Divergent”
I didn’t close the curtain all the way last night, so now I’ve got a blinding glow of light spilling onto my face. Continue reading “London, day 23”