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In barely a month, US President Donald Trump has managed to spread chaos and uncertainty – and a degree of fear that would make any terrorist proud – at a dizzying pace. While most elected officials welcome being all things to all people, Trump has left no room for doubt about who he is, writes Joseph E. Stiglitz.

Recent rebukes of globalization, such as the UK's Brexit vote and the election of Donald Trump as US president, suggest that the marginalization of the World Trade Organization will continue.

As social media becomes increasingly abundant and accessible, it is more difficult for parents to have a sense of control and safety regarding their children’s presence in the virtual world.

Trump’s economic policies are geared to this older, whiter, native-born America. He favors tax cuts for the older rich, which would burden the young with higher debt, writes Jeffery D. Sachs.

Digital finance has turned out to be an unexpected revolutionary, simply by enabling low-cost financial inclusion.

US President Donald Trump’s executive order blocking Syrian refugees’ entry into the United States has thrown a harsh spotlight on one of the great challenges of our time. 

As countries turn inward, amid rising nationalism and intolerance, responsive leadership demands that we listen to the underlying message, and act accordingly.

Universal access to decent work opportunities is the most effective way to increase labor-market participation, lift people out of poverty, reduce inequality, and drive economic growth.

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