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The EU in a world in transition: Fit for what purpose?
Author: Loukas Tsoukalis (ed)
Date:28 October 2009

What exactly is the EU’s “purpose” in the 21st century and what kind of reforms are required to render it “fit”? In this volume, leading thinkers and experts provide compelling answers to issues of defence and security, global economic governance, neighbourhood policy, trade, energy and climate change.

After the crisis: A new socio-economic settlement for the EU
Author: Roger Liddle (ed)
Date:27 October 2009

In this volume, leading thinkers and experts provide compelling answers to issues of economic governance, financial regulation, budget reform, social policy and sustainable growth. 

Beyond exceptionalism? The United States in a multi-polar world
Author: Elena Jurado & Priya Shankar
Date:09 October 2009

By announcing their intention to "reset" relations with Russia and hold direct talks with Iran and North Korea, the Obama administration has actively sought to embrace multilateralism. Around the world, this new willingness to engage has been welcomed with enthusiasm, especially following the unilateralist policies of the Bush years. 

On the move? Labour migration in times of recession
Author: Janet Dobson, Alan Latham & John Salt
Date:06 July 2009

This paper aims to provide a context for informed discussion on migration and recession in the UK. It does so by analysing evidence on migration flows during previous economic downturns in the UK and more widely in Europe and considers implications for the present. 

Beyond New Labour: the future of social democracy in Britain
Author: Patrick Diamond & Roger Liddle (ed)
Date:12 June 2009

Social democratic thinking has to come to terms with the dramatic economic and social transformations sweeping the world. The importance of the state has been reaffirmed, but the future cannot lie solely in a return to statism and a revival of Keynesian social democracy.

Global power revisited: the role of the United States in a changing world order
Date:10 June 2009

Focusing on the role of the US in a changing world order, this Foresight reader brings together "insider" and "outsider" perspectives on three key global challenges: managing the economic and political fallout of the global financial crisis; forging an integrated international security policy based on multilateral cooperation, particularly in Iraq and Afghanistan; and the challenges of climate change, energy security and proliferation for global governance.


Building a low-carbon future: the politics of climate change
Author: Anthony Giddens, Simon Latham and Roger Liddle (ed)
Date:05 June 2009

This publication contains the politics of climate change project's key policy recommendations and conclusions and it informed a major Policy Network conference entitled "the politics of climate change: from economic crisis to business revolution", which took place in London on the 5th of June 2009. 

Social Justice in the Global Age
Author: Olaf Cramme & Patrick Diamond (ed)
Date:27 March 2009

How can we advance social justice in the light of the new social realities? In this volume, leading international experts offer compelling answers to these questions.

Responses to the global crisis: charting a progressive path
Author: Olaf Cramme & Elena Jurado (ed)
Date:19 March 2009

The global financial crisis has dealt a shattering blow to the neoliberal faith in laissez-faire as the dominant guiding principle for the organisation of markets. The crisis has also exposed the fragility of globalisation: as sources of financing dry up, we are witnessing a dramatic collapse in world trade, shrinking capital flows and a worrying rise in anti-immigrant sentiment.

The politics of climate change
Author: Anthony Giddens
Date:15 March 2009

In The Politics of Climate Change, Giddens, the Labour peer and former director of the LSE, controversially argues that we do not have a systematic politics of climate change. While the consequences of climate change are potentially catastrophic, the book argues that for most policymakers and citizens it remains only a latent concern.

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