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Wednesday linkage

By

Sam Roggeveen

@SamRoggeveen

18 June 2008 17:18

  • The Chicago Council on Global Affairs has released its Asia Soft Power Survey 2008.
  • Global Dashboard proves there's nothing new under the sun: Foreign Affairs was talking about American decline and the rise of regional powers in 1977.
  • 'In times of collective insecurity, empty wombs are cast as either a cause or a symptom of a state supposedly in decline.' Reason magazine tackles the global trend toward pro-natalist policies.
  • Andrew Leigh weighs up various bits of public policy from a cost-benefit standpoint: my question is, do we have a sub-optimal number of terrorist attacks?