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LAUNCH EVENT: The Fourth Industrial Revolution on 4 Feb 2019

Join the Journal of International Affairs to celebrate the launch of our newest issue on The Fourth Industrial Revolution at 6:30 PM on Monday, 4 February 2019.  The event...

Lessons From the Pandemic: Why Global Powers Spread Conspiracies

Following the Coronavirus pandemic related conspiracy theories emerged. Global powers began shaping the pandemic narrative, fending off blame and associating it with others. Some did it for domestic...

Fear and Loathing Along the Line of Actual Control

Twenty-one years after Kargil, South Asia once again finds itself at the brink of war. The India-China standoff has entered its 100th day, and the armed forces of the two countries stand prepared for...

Invisibility Cloaks and their Potential Impact on Global Security

Invisibility is no longer a mere trope of fantasy and science fiction; it is a tangible area of research that many companies around the world are pouring vast resources into. This article seeks to...

India and the Multilateral Export Control Regimes (MECRs): From Apartheid to Active Engagement

India was denied membership to an exclusive grouping of states called the Multilateral Export Control Regimes (MECRs) for nearly three decades following India’s Pokhran-I nuclear tests of 1974....

COVID-19: A Catalyst for Minority Exploitation in Pakistan

Pakistan has a notorious and well-documented history of disrespecting the rights of religious minorities and enabling their rampant persecution. During a crisis like COVID-19, it is especially...

A Mahanian Vision for the Post-COVID Era: Challenges and a Way Forward

Alfred Thayer Mahan was an evangelist of sea power in the study of geopolitics. The essence of his vision was that sea power serves as the crux for the United States (U.S.) to control and influence...

Re-envisioning the Future of Asian Regionalism in the Post-COVID-19 Era

The COVID-19 pandemic has made clear that global health crises are geopolitical events with far-reaching and long-lasting effects across the globe. It creates prodigious disruptions across economic,...

Enhancing Trade Facilitation through ICT: Progress and Roadblocks for the Philippines

In October 2016, the Philippine government reaffirmed its commitment to advancing cross-border trade by successfully ratifying the World Trade Organization (WTO) Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA)...

Mitigating Instability in the Energy Market: What’s in it for India?

In a historic first, global energy markets witnessed the crude oil price plunge to sub-zero levels. While oil-producing nations are likely to face budgetary crises due to the ongoing market meltdown...

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