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  1. Tony La Viña

    Tony La Viña

    Writing for PS since 2021
    1 Commentary

    Tony La Viña is Associate Director for Climate Policy and International Relations of Manila Observatory of the Philippines.

  2. Mart Laar

    Mart Laar

    Writing for PS since 2001
    2 Commentaries

    Mart Laar is a former Estonian Prime Minister and now a member of the Estonian National Parliament.

  3. David F. Labaree

    David F. Labaree

    Writing for PS since 2018
    1 Commentary

    David F. Labaree is Professor of Education at Stanford University, and the author of A Perfect Mess: The Unlikely Ascendancy of American Higher Education.

  4. Eric Labaye

    Eric Labaye

    Writing for PS since 2013
    3 Commentaries

    Eric Labaye is Chairman of the McKinsey Global Institute.

  5. Marie Laberge

    Marie Laberge

    Writing for PS since 2019
    1 Commentary

    Marie Laberge works with the United Nations Development Programme to support national efforts to measure and monitor governance, peace, and security.

  6. Marion Laboure

    Marion Laboure

    Writing for PS since 2018
    4 Commentaries

    Marion Laboure, a lecturer at Harvard University, is a senior economist at Deutsche Bank Research and the author of Democratizing Finance: The Radical Promise of Fintech (Harvard University Press, 2022).

  7. Wolfram Lacher

    Wolfram Lacher

    Writing for PS since 2009
    1 Commentary

    Wolfram Lacher is a senior analyst covering North Africa at Control Risks, a global business risk consultancy.

  8. Brian Ladd

    Brian Ladd

    Writing for PS since 2010
    1 Commentary

    Brian Ladd, author of Autophobia: Love and Hate in the Automotive Age, was a visiting professor of urban studies at the University of Oregon in 2009.

  9. Celso Lafer

    Celso Lafer

    Writing for PS since 2004
    1 Commentary

    Celso Lafer, Brazil's Foreign Minister in 1992 and 2001-2002 and Minister of Development, Industry, and Trade in 1999, is now Professor of Law at the University of São Paulo.

  10. Gordon Lafer

    Gordon Lafer

    Writing for PS since 2014
    1 Commentary

    Gordon Lafer is a professor at the Labor Education and Research Center at the University of Oregon.

  11. Brigid Laffan

    Brigid Laffan

    Writing for PS since 2022
    1 Commentary

    Brigid Laffan, an emeritus professor at the European University Institute’s Robert Schuman Center, is a co-chair of the High-Level Advisory Group of the Conference Observatory.

  12. Christine Lagarde

    Christine Lagarde

    Writing for PS since 2009
    14 Commentaries

    Christine Lagarde, former Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, is President of the European Central Bank. She previously served as France’s finance minister from 2007-2011.

  13. Ricardo Lagos

    Ricardo Lagos

    Writing for PS since 2008
    6 Commentaries

    Ricardo Lagos, a former president of Chile (2000-06), is a commissioner of the Global Commission on Drug Policy.

  14. Anthony Lake

    Anthony Lake

    Writing for PS since 2015
    2 Commentaries

    Anthony Lake is Executive Director of UNICEF.

  15. Amar Lal

    Amar Lal

    Writing for PS since 2019
    1 Commentary

    Amar Lal, a former bonded child laborer, is a lawyer and human rights activist.

  1. op_campanella10_WANG ZHAOAFP via Getty Images_USChina Wang Zhao/AFP via Getty Images
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    Understanding the US-China Rivalry

    Edoardo Campanella

    US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan may have widened the divide between the United States and China even further. But the Sino-American rivalry has been building for years, if not decades, alongside each power's evolving role in the international system.

    reviews five recent books on the recent history, and worrisome future, of the Sino-American relationship.
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    Will US-China Tensions Boil Over?

    A toxic mix of mutual distrust and rising nationalism – with Taiwan the immediate flash point – has brought Sino-American relations to their lowest point in decades. While neither China nor the United States appears to want a military conflict, we asked PS commentators whether the two powers might nonetheless stumble into one.

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