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Global Perspectives (2022) 3 (1): 35732.
Published: 23 May 2022
...Cesar J. Herrera In smaller nations, where evolving sociopolitical factors, cultural attitudes, and governmental responses may influence the biology of disease, epidemics have been largely understudied. The Dominican Republic possesses several factors relevant to the current COVID-19 pandemic...
Global Perspectives (2022) 3 (1): 31087.
Published: 04 February 2022
...Lea David This short piece discusses the historical-sociological relationship between neoliberalism and quantification of data during the corona pandemic crisis. 1. email@example.com 14 11 2020 10 12 2021 quantification of data crisis neoliberalism covid-19 Helmut...
Global Perspectives (2021) 2 (1): 29939.
Published: 29 December 2021
... distancing, however, was met with skepticism—not out of disbelief in its effectiveness, but out of resignation to a situation that did not seem new. In this article, I look at the history of past epidemics in Haiti and how these experiences shaped the way people reacted to the arrival of COVID-19...
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. 1. firstname.lastname@example.org 31 1 2021 29 3 2021 materiality ideas...
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 © 2020 by The Regents of the University of California. All Rights Reserved. 2020 In this brief piece, I will list some of the major changes and indicate how I think COVID-19 will influence them. But before I do that, a word or two about some of the constants in international...