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Global Perspectives (2021) 2 (1): 27212.
Published: 16 August 2021
... Political Economy scholars, as well as social scientists more generally, for further researching key dynamics shaping the global political economy in the COVID-19 era as it keeps unfolding and evolving. In sum, this collection underlines the continuities and changes in GPE required for further...
Global Perspectives (2021) 2 (1): 27077.
Published: 13 August 2021
...Malcolm Campbell-Verduyn This commentary identifies a key dilemma in immediate responses to the COVID-19 pandemic: the persistent foregrounding of digital technologies as “silver-bullet” solutions to overcoming tensions between surveillance and privacy. It illustrates the pandemic techno...
Global Perspectives (2021) 2 (1): 24538.
Published: 16 June 2021
...Geoffrey Gertz In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, several states introduced and expanded regulatory frameworks for screening (and potentially blocking) inward foreign direct investment. This shift accelerated a preexisting trend in the global political economy, as states have been widening...
Global Perspectives (2021) 2 (1): 24318.
Published: 10 June 2021
...Clara Brandi; Clara Weinhardt This essay revisits the developed/developing country division in the global economy in the light of the economic repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic. A trend that precedes the pandemic has been a seeming detachment of the binary distinction between “developed...
Global Perspectives (2021) 2 (1): 24433.
Published: 07 June 2021
...Lukas Linsi The global spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in early 2020 brutally exposed the vulnerabilities of hyperconnected just-in-time production networks. It was met by prominent calls by business and political leaders to prioritize resilience over efficiency and to reshore global production...
Global Perspectives (2021) 2 (1): 24192.
Published: 03 June 2021
...Clara M. Egger A study conducted in March 2021 by the United Nations Development Programme and the Pardee Center for International Futures at the University of Denver estimated that the multi-dimensional effects of the Covid-19 crisis could drive over 1 billion people to be living in extreme...
Global Perspectives (2021) 2 (1): 24185.
Published: 26 May 2021
...Saliha Metinsoy This commentary for the “Political Economy Section COVID-19 Collection’’ discusses ideational continuity and change at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. It argues that, despite an initial advice to increase the government spending...
Global Perspectives (2021) 2 (1): 24051.
Published: 18 May 2021
...Milan Babić The COVID-19 pandemic accelerates and exacerbates many preexisting tendencies in the global political economy. Consequently, the crisis of the liberal international order (LIO), which has been ongoing for several years, is also being affected by the pandemic. These effects are, however...
Global Perspectives (2021) 2 (1): 23665.
Published: 13 May 2021
...Nick Bernards This forum contribution highlights the confluence of two distinct trends in the COVID-19 pandemic and its aftermath. On one hand, many of the worst socio-economic costs of the virus and control measures have been disproportionately borne by marginalized workers, primarily...
Global Perspectives (2020) 1 (1): 16707.
Published: 16 September 2020
...Odd Arne Westad 1. email@example.com © 2020 by The Regents of the University of California. All Rights Reserved. 2020 globalization restrictions centrality of the state asia significance public health crisis global affairs covid-19 Finally, there will undoubtedly...