6 Dec 2020
The most important source of sustainable economic growth in advanced economies is homegrown innovation, underlain by high allocations of resources to research and development. The Gulf economies realize this and have set out economic visions that target improving homegrown innovation as part of a transition to a knowledge economy. However at present, the Gulf economies realize low levels of homegrown...
11 Nov 2020
Introduction Much has been said about the military modernization and expansion of the armed forces of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) in recent years. Central to this is the growth of the People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) fleet and its increased tempo of operations in contested areas such as the Taiwan Strait and the East and South China Seas....
9 Nov 2020
This book presents original research by TRENDS Research & Advisory aimed at enriching understanding of the Covid-19 crisis and highlighting the pandemic’s many significant consequences. This compilation’s main objective is to aid the global community in devising effective policies and strategies to help address an overcome the many challenges posed by the effects of the crisis and its implications. On...
In the fall of 2020, a campaign to boycott French products was.
Introduction On September 15, 2020, United States President Donald Trump hosted the.
Executive Summary The Covid-19 pandemic has hit the global financial system severely.
The threat posed by extremism and terrorism is no longer limited to.
Forced population transfers have re-emerged as a geopolitical device of war in Syria.
The election of Donald Trump has been, for many people, surprising and.
Confronting ‘non-violent extremism’ has become a priority for policy makers in both.
This TRENDS Working Paper represents a more in depth analysis of a.
TRENDS invited its researchers and Non-Resident Fellows to give their assessment of.