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Current History. 2020; 11981334–36 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2020.119.813.34
Published: 01 January 2020
... photocopy or reproduce article content through the University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, https://www.ucpress.edu/journals/reprints-permissions . 2020 Current History climate change carbon emissions Paris Agreement climate adaptation PERSPECTIVE Are We at a...
Current History. 2020; 11981341 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2020.119.813.41
Published: 01 January 2020
...-permissions . 2020 Current History change carbon emissions Paris Agreement climate adaptation Atmospheric CO2 concentration Data: Scripps/NOAA-ESRL (Measured at Mauna Loa, Hawaii) 1960 1970 1980 1990 2000 2010 2020 320 340 360 380 400 420 parts per million Monthly mean Seasonally corrected...
Current History. 2019; 118808188–193 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2019.118.808.188
Published: 01 May 2019
... Agreement AfCFTA Africa free trade integration globalization African Union economic development borders informal economy 188 Ideally, the free movement of goods and services should coexist with the free movement of people. Pan-African Aspirations Drive a New Free Trade Pact CHRISTOPHER...
Current History. 2019; 11880436–38 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2019.118.804.36
Published: 01 January 2019
...Joshua Busby Backsliding on the Paris Agreement by the United States and others is steering the globe down a dangerous path toward runaway climate change. © 2019 Current History. All rights reserved. 2019 The Regents of the University of California Joshua Busby Paris Agreement climate...
Current History. 2019; 11880439 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2019.118.804.39
Published: 01 January 2019
.... 2019 The Regents of the University of California book review Joshua Lustig Bruno Latour Down Earth climate change Paris Agreement science philosophy politics Donald Trump Bruno Latour is one of the foremost contem-porary philosophers and sociologists of sci-ence. His 1987...
Current History. 2018; 117803359–362 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2018.117.803.359
Published: 01 December 2018
... California Shibley Telhami Donald Trump Middle East foreign policy Islamic State diplomacy unilateralism Jerusalem Palestinians Israel Saudi Arabia Iran nuclear agreement PERSPECTIVE Trump s Reckless Middle East Gambles SHIBLEY TELHAMI 359 In recent decades, the inevitable changes...
Current History. 2018; 11779789–95 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2018.117.797.89
Published: 01 March 2018
... David Mitchell Northern Ireland Britain United Kingdom Ireland Irish Republican Army Sinn Féin power-sharing peace sectarian violence Brexit European Union Good Friday Agreement 89 It remains an open question whether power-sharing can operate with sufficient mutual trust when...
Current History. 2018; 117797102–107 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2018.117.797.102
Published: 01 March 2018
...-Herzegovina Bosnia Serbia Mostar Dayton Peace Agreement nationalism ethnonationalism Yugoslavia Ratko Mladić consociational power-sharing international community 102 [T]hrough the complicated, long-term effects of converging postwar and post- socialist forces, the Bosnian state continues to...
Current History. 2018; 11779643–48 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2018.117.796.43
Published: 01 February 2018
... North American Free Trade Agreement Mexico Canada United States trade labor maquiladoras manufacturing agriculture wages inequality immigration Donald Trump migration border The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) took effect nearly a quarter-cen-tury ago, on January 1, 1994...
Current History. 2017; 116794348–354 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2017.116.794.348
Published: 01 December 2017
... Africa climate change adaptation renewable energy drought water resources floods agriculture population growth migration Paris Agreement Morocco Egypt Israel 348 The degree to which states are tolerant of local-level initiatives and mobilization will become only more important as...
Current History. 2017; 116793303–308 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2017.116.793.303
Published: 01 November 2017
... Hopewell trade protectionism liberal economic order hegemony United States Donald Trump China Brazil Global South International Monetary Fund World Bank Uruguay Round Doha Round North American Free Trade Agreement 303 [W]hat Trump has done so far represents an intensification...
Current History. 2017; 116791223–229 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2017.116.791.223
Published: 01 September 2017
... level temperature rise Paris Climate Agreement Mekong Delta development 223 [O]ne-size-fits-all adaptation will not work, given the wide variety of regional impacts in Vietnam. Vietnam s Urgent Task: Adapting to Climate Change PAMELA MCELWEE The 2016 Paris Climate Agreement is right-fully...
Current History. 2016; 115782214–219 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2016.115.782.214
Published: 01 September 2016
.... 2016 The Regents of the University of California Mandy Sadan Myanmar Burma Daw Aung San Suu Kyi elections National League Democracy Panglong Agreement democracy nationalism communal violence British colonial legacy Buddhism ethnic minorities 214 Burmese politicians of...
Current History. 2016; 1157773–9 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2016.115.777.3
Published: 01 January 2016
...Joshua Busby [F]or many developing countries, the Paris agreement is better than no deal and an important step in the right direction. © 2020 Current History. All rights reserved. 2020 The Regents of the University of California Joshua Busby negotiations Paris agreement Copenhagen...
Current History. 2014; 11376064–69 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2014.113.760.64
Published: 01 February 2014
... world. © 2014 Current History. All rights reserved. 2014 The Regents of the University of California Miriam Gomes Saraiva soft Rio Bianco power Brazil foreign policy Jose Paranhos pan-americanism panamericanism Mercosur NAFTA north american free trade agreement Common...
Current History. 2012; 11174267–74 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2012.111.742.67
Published: 01 February 2012
... Colombia Juan Manuel Santos Álvaro Uribe Revolutionary Armed Forces Colombia free trade agreement security demobilization restitution inequality 67 Haunted by deep disparities and an unspeakable history of violence, the country may discover that democratic prosperity remains an...
Current History. 2011; 110737223–228 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2011.110.737.223
Published: 01 September 2011
... Asia China North Korea Asian Development Bank Japan South Korea Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement Vietman Taiwan 223 At the end of the day, it is not clear that economic ties will act as a significant constraint on state behavior when high-stakes issues are on the table. Does...
Current History. 2011; 110736171–176 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2011.110.736.171
Published: 01 May 2011
... Kiir Sudanese civil war Comprehensive Peace Agreement Sudan People's Liberation Movement Abyei Border Commission © 2011 Current History. All rights reserved. 2011 The Regents of the University of California 171 If events go as planned, southern Sudan in just weeks will separate...
Current History. 2010; 109730355–357 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2010.109.730.355
Published: 01 November 2010
... Schott World Trade Organization General Agreement Tariffs Trade Doha Round Group 355 The postwar multilateral trading system that was established in 1947, when 23 countries signed the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT), was meant to be a transitional arrangement pending...
Current History. 2009; 108722429–431 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/curh.2009.108.722.429
Published: 01 December 2009
... Awakening Status Forces Agreement Kurdistan Regional Government 429 PERSPECTIVE Iraq is approaching a major point of transition. In January 2010 Iraqis head to the polls for the country s second parliamentary elections under the new constitutional order. Following these elections, the United States...