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After Manufacturing
After Manufacturing
Automation Chops Off Development Ladder’s Lowest Rungs

One of the most important industries for economic development is getting taken over by robots.

After Manufacturing
The End of Economic Development?

Increasingly, more and more people are preparing to get on the development ladder only to find that it no longer exists.

After Manufacturing
Steel Overcapacity Rattles Europe

Countries like Germany and France have been fighting for decades to slow the decline of manufacturing jobs, without doing nearly enough to prepare for a new, post-mass-manufacturing economy.

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Miracles Can Happen

It’s probably not a model for the country (as some analysts would have it), but it shows that compromise is possible when all parties involved are committed to finding a practical solution.

Putin on a show?

Russia’s advantage in Syria is a matter of political will, not technical capability.

Higher Education Watch

Colleges make resident assistants “mandatory reporters” for potential Title IX violations.

Border Bluster

Russia continues to taunt Georgia by moving the border of South Ossetia, but don’t expect a change in policy from Tbilisi.

brave new world

We need to carefully think through a lot of our assumptions about gender roles, and build kinds of educational and social systems to help our boys succeed.

Theft in Broad Daylight

This is not your everyday bank failure in Russia.

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