Author: Carl Bildt, Project Syndicate

The Death of Davos?

May 27, 2022 // Now that we have entered a new period of geopolitical conflict, protectionism, and regionalism, one wonders whether the cosmopolitan, globalized world of Davos is gone forever. The critical issue looking ahead will be how to maintain g…

Whither State-Building?

The West’s bruising, bitter experience in Afghanistan has soured attitudes toward international missions to help fragile countries and regions establish effective governance institutions. But to abandon such efforts completely would be both immoral an…