The Curse of Azerbaijan’s Black Gold The Correlation between Oil Wealth, the West and Authoritarianism

Much research has been done on the alleged resource curse. This resource curse, or the paradox of plenty, refers to the general idea that co [...]

A Small Step for Man, a Long Way to Go for Mankind Limitations to the Paris Climate Deal

At the end of 2015, the Paris climate talks were seen as a reason for celebration and optimism. The world rejoiced and felt that something g [...]

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We Have a Climate Deal Analyses and Source Material on the COP21

Between November 30th and December 12th 2015 representatives of 196 parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) convened in Le Bourget, Paris, to negotiate an ambitious agreement to combat global climate change. [...]

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