Policy Outlooks

Under the Weather: Healthcare Systems in an Age of Pandemics

This policy outlook comparatively explores the situation of the healthcare systems belonging to four countries deeply affected by the covid-19 pandemic, namely the United...

Brace for Impact: The Coronavirus Pandemic and the Brave New World to Come

This Policy Outlook critically examines the systemic causes behind the spread of the virus including the role of the World Health Organisation, the impact...

The Coronavirus Pandemic in South Asia: Challenges and Responses

This policy outlook focuses on the impact of the disease in South Asia, providing regional statistics, delineating shared challenges, country-specific conce​rns and vulnerabilities as...

Between Economics, Epidemiology, and Social Behaviour: Europe’s War Against Coronavirus

This policy outlook brings together some of the major responses to, and possible further implications of, the current COVID-19 pandemic.This policy outlook brings together...

Covid-19 and the US Economy: Global Ramifications

This paper discusses the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on the US economy thus far and provides a trajectory about what to expect in...

A Troubled Frontier: Understanding the Migrant Crisis on the Turkish-Greek Border

This policy outlook examines the motive of all three parties - Turkey, the refugees and Greece - to understand how things have unfolded after...

Economic Impacts of the Novel Coronavirus Outbreak

This Policy Outlook discusses the implications of the Novel Coronavirus outbreak for both the Chinese and the global economy. It also reflects on the...

Authoritarianism Redux: Nine Years after Egypt’s 2011 Revolution

While the protests eventually jettisoned Hosni Mubarak, a longstanding autocratic leader, and presented a real opportunity for democratization, the dreams for a free country...

Russia and Turkey in Syria: The Geopolitical Nexus

This paper provides an overview of Russia’s broad strategy; its capabilities within the contours of Russian-Turkish relationship.Over the last decade, Russia has emerged as...

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