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Edoardo Campanella

Edoardo Campanella

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Edoardo Campanella, Senior Fellow at the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government at the Harvard Kennedy School, is co-author (with Marta Dassù) of Anglo Nostalgia: The Politics of Emotion in a Fractured West (Oxford University Press, 2019).

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  1. Saudi Arabia Swings Toward Russia
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    Saudi Arabia Swings Toward Russia

    Oct 13, 2022 Edoardo Campanella explains the broader implications of the Kingdom’s decision to embrace its swing-producer role.

  2. Understanding the US-China Rivalry
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    Understanding the US-China Rivalry

    Aug 12, 2022 Edoardo Campanella reviews five recent books on the recent history, and worrisome future, of the Sino-American relationship.

  3. Nostalgia Dies Last
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    Nostalgia Dies Last

    May 3, 2022 Edoardo Campanella explains how and why appeals to an illusory past will continue to shape politics in the years ahead.

  4. Social Capitalism
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    Social Capitalism

    Apr 12, 2021 Edoardo Campanella thinks the pandemic has placed a premium on the norms and structures needed for mutual trust and solidarity.

  5. The End of the Oil Age
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    The End of the Oil Age

    Apr 2, 2021 Edoardo Campanella reviews three recent books on the state of the industry and its future after the pandemic.

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    Resentment on the Western Front

    Sławomir Sierakowski thinks the Polish public needs a more open and honest conversation about refugees before resentment spirals.
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    Crypto’s Well-Worn Path to Crisis

    Xavier Vives writes that, despite the novelty of the assets, the narrative of FTX’s collapse was established long ago.
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    The Unavoidable Crash

    Nouriel Roubini anticipates a stagflationary debt crisis, owing to a dangerous combination of inflation and over-borrowing.
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    War Over Taiwan?

    Joseph S. Nye, Jr. considers whether a deterrence arrangement that has worked for 50 years is still sufficient.
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    The Contested Fed

    James Livingston

    By all accounts, central banks – particularly the Fed, because the dollar is still the world’s dominant currency – already act as investment authorities. But their recent bailouts have exacerbated economic inequality, and have done little or nothing to address climate change.

    reviews three books that, each in its own way, reveal a central truth about the world’s leading central bank.
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    The Economics of Mainstreaming Climate Action

    Jean Pisani-Ferry & Selma Mahfouz identify the risks and short-term costs associated with the energy transition over the next decade.
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    Killing Twitter

    Antara Haldar explains what Elon Musk fundamentally misunderstands about the platform – and about free speech.
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    The Napoleons of Big Tech

    Bill Emmott

    Recent events in the technology sector suggest that investors and lenders should be demanding a premium to cover the risk that a star entrepreneur will become an egomaniacal dictator. With each business cycle, it seems, old lessons must be relearned.

    sees in the industry’s harsh reckoning this year lessons that apparently can’t be learned often enough.
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    The Crypto Emperor’s New Clothes

    The collapse of several crypto platforms this year – including the spectacular crash of the second-largest cryptocurrency exchange, FTX – has raised fundamental questions about the credibility of a digital innovation once hailed as the key to democratizing finance. Has crypto finally been exposed as a scam, or will a new, stronger crypto industry emerge from the current turmoil?

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