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By Jeffrey D. Sachs - Sep 04,2018
NEW YORK — Back in 1965, Valéry Giscard d’Estaing, then France’s minister of finance, famously called the benefits that the United States reaped from the dollar’s role as the world’s main reserve currency an “exorbitant privilege”.
By Jeffrey D. Sachs - Aug 05,2018
NEW YORK — Modern humans, born into one climate era, called the Holocene, have crossed the border into another, the Anthropocene.
By Jeffrey D. Sachs - Jun 20,2018
NEW YORK — The climate crisis we now face is a reflection of a broader crisis: a global confusion of means and ends.
By Jeffrey D. Sachs - May 21,2018
NEW YORK — Donald Trump’s renunciation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) with Iran and the reimposition of US sanctions on that country threaten global peace. Europe’s security depends on defending the agreement with Iran despite the US withdrawal.
By Jeffrey D. Sachs - Apr 21,2018
NEW YORK — Chris Hughes, a co-founder of Facebook, recently noted that the public scrutiny of Facebook is “very much overdue”, declaring that “it’s shocking to me that they did not have to answer more of these questions earlier on”. Leaders in the information technology sect
By Jeffrey D. Sachs - Nov 30,2017
Friends of Germany and Europe around the world have been breathing a sigh of relief at the newfound willingness of Germany’s Christian Democrats and Social Democrats (SPD) to discuss reprising their grand coalition government. The world needs a strong and forward-looking Ger
By Jeffrey D. Sachs - Sep 30,2017
Fifteen years after George W.
By Jeffrey D. Sachs - Aug 12,2017
The US is in the midst of a political meltdown, unable to manage a domestic economic agenda or a coherent foreign policy. The White House is in turmoil; Congress is paralysed; and the world is looking on in astonishment and dread.
By Jeffrey D. Sachs - Jul 26,2017
O Freunde, nicht diese Töne!
By Jeffrey D. Sachs - Jun 08,2017
President Donald Trump’s withdrawal of the United States from the Paris climate agreement is not just dangerous for the world; it is also sociopathic.Without remorse, Trump is willfully inflicting harm on others.The declaration by Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the United Nati

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