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Taming Big Brother: G20 Push to Reform SOEs

November 8, 2018 | Amalina Anuar, RSIS

Attempts to reform global trade rules on state-owned enterprises (SOEs) should balance improving markets and development needs, but geopolitical rifts in the global trading system could obstruct progress.

Taming Big Brother: G20 Push to Reform SOEs

November 8, 2018 | Amalina Anuar, RSIS

While attempts to reform global trade rules on state-owned enterprises should balance improving markets and development needs, geopolitical rifts in the global trading system could obstruct progress.

New Frontiers in Gender-Responsive Governance: Five Years of the W20

November 6, 2018 | Paola Subacchi and Susan Harris Rimmer, Chatham

After five years of the W20, this argues that women and gender equality remain at the margin of the G20. It posits that there is a real risk of the W20 representing a one-off territorial gain at a frontier that could easily be pushed back again.

1.5°C Too Soon: More Must Be Done

November 5, 2018 | Margareth Sembiring, RSIS

A recent IPCC report estimated that global temperature increase may reach 1.5°C anytime between 2030 and 2050. This piece explores if the report will lead to more ambitious and aggressive emission mitigation efforts.

Rethinking Policy in a Digital World

November 5, 2018 | Rohinton P. Medhora, CIGI

The digital era, marked by a shift toward intangibles, requires a rethinking of government policy in the application of technological developments to real-world problems and the distribution of the economic gains of innovation.