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Simone Tagliapietra

Simone Tagliapietra

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Simone Tagliapietra, a senior fellow at the Brussels-based think tank Bruegel, is an adjunct professor at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, Bologna.

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  1. How Europe Can Get the Green Deal Done
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    How Europe Can Get the Green Deal Done

    May 24, 2024 Simone Tagliapietra proposes EU-level measures that would help offset the negative distributional effects of climate policy.

  2. The Right Way to Intervene in Clean Tech
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    The Right Way to Intervene in Clean Tech

    Aug 3, 2023 Armond Cohen, et al. urge policymakers to leverage public and private resources to achieve a timely and effective green transition.

  3. How Europe Can Sustain Russia Sanctions
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    How Europe Can Sustain Russia Sanctions

    Feb 28, 2022 Ana Palacio, et al. call for a new EU-level facility to help member states invest in security and weather new supply shocks.

  4. A Transatlantic Climate Alliance
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    A Transatlantic Climate Alliance

    Jun 3, 2021 Ana Palacio & Simone Tagliapietra urge Joe Biden to begin work on a transatlantic green deal during his upcoming visit to Europe.

  5. Heeding Europe’s Silent Majority
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    Heeding Europe’s Silent Majority

    May 8, 2019 Silvia Merler, et al. show that, contrary to the populist narrative, support for the European Union has been growing.

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    D-Day and the Threat of Total War

    Robert Skidelsky

    After eight decades of relative peace, the world is once again dividing into hostile economic and geopolitical blocs. The 80th anniversary of the invasion of Normandy offers a valuable opportunity to reflect on the principles we are willing to defend and the sacrifices we are prepared to make.

    thinks understanding the causes and consequences of past global conflicts is crucial to preventing another one.
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    The Dangers of a US Capital Inflow Tax

    Maurice Obstfeld worries that a little-known, highly costly method of deficit reduction is gaining political traction.
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    Europe’s Green Transition Requires More Skilled Workers

    Julie Beaufils urges policymakers to boost the attractiveness of technical vocations by expanding access to apprenticeships.
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    A Monetary and Economic Order Fit for the Twenty-First Century

    Ulrich Volz, et al. identify eight priorities to build a more resilient, inclusive, and sustainable global financial architecture.
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    Putting Africa on the Path to Prosperity

    Mohamed Ould Ghazouani & Ajay Banga urge the G7 to focus on the continent’s future, and on five priorities in particular, at this week’s summit.
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    Anatomy of a Massacre

    Shlomo Ben-Ami

    The 1860 massacre of Christians in Damascus holds useful lessons about what it takes to arrest – and recover from – inter-communal violence. But there is a difference between a pogrom and a genocide, and conflating the two can do more harm than good.

    considers what the 1860 massacre of Christians in Damascus can and cannot teach us about preventing genocide.
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    AI: Hope or Hype?

    Whether generative artificial intelligence will do more harm or good to our families, economies, and societies remains an open question. In devising strategies for harnessing the technology, optimism is undoubtedly warranted, but it should not come at the expense of realism.

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    How Denmark Keeps the Far Right at Bay

    Michael Ehrenreich explains how mainstream parties have neutralized the threat of right-wing populists.
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    How Techno-Libertarians Fell in Love with Big Government

    Quinn Slobodian argues Silicon Valley investors are against the state only insofar as it is not enriching them personally.

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