global-e

The Global Studies Consortium maintains close ties to global-e, a global studies e-journal published by the 21st Century Global Dynamics research cluster at UCSB.

Latest articles from global-e:


Diseasescape: Coping with Coronavirus, Mobility, and Politics

By Chan Yuk Wah

May 29, 2020

While the human world has championed globalization since the last century, are we now witnessing a more detrimental side of…

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Coronavirus and International Populism: Ideological and Generational Divides

gravestones with US and French flags at the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial in Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, France.

By Allan C. Stam

May 26, 2020

As country after country succeeds in slowing the disease’s progression, the social and economic tradeoffs have been stark. The…

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Financialization of Urban Governance: Thinking Globally about Local Environments

a girl cups hands to drink from an outdoor faucet

By Christopher W. Gibson

May 21, 2020

As municipalities come to be seen with disfavor by financial gatekeepers, they incur greater costs and lose access to capital. As a…

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The Securitization of Hong Kong Politics: Global Implications

Hong Kong skyline behind People’s Liberation Army soldiers at Stonecutters Island naval base in Hong Kong, June 2019

By Krzysztof Sliwinski

May 19, 2020

The recent wave of civil unrest in Hong Kong that commenced in June 2019 needs to be analyzed in light of a host of national…

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Coronavirus Challenges in the Interconnected Health and Education Sectors

A worker disinfects a school in the Ipekyolu district of Turkey's eastern Van province

By Barbara Ischinger

May 15, 2020

Two issues are of paramount importance: for one, we have to address the equity challenge in education as we develop exit strategies…

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