Geopolitics

The Future Holds More Unemployment, and Our Only Defense Is Universal Basic Income

Coronavirus is just a preview for the effects of unemployment from automation. Only one economic mechanism can keep society from crumbling: UBI.
Coronavirus is just a preview for the effects of unemployment from automation. Only one economic mechanism can keep society from crumbling: UBI.

Africa & COVID-19: An Investment Opportunity to Do Some Good on the Last Frontier

COVID-19 is hitting developing nations especially hard. But out of this tragedy could come opportunities for positive social impact, particularly for Japanese investors.
COVID-19 is hitting developing nations especially hard. But out of this tragedy could come opportunities for positive social impact, particularly for Japanese investors.

The Fiscal Fight to Save the Economy: How Governments Are Keeping Businesses Alive

Lockdowns may "flatten the curve," but how are governments across the world ensuring they don't flatten the economy?
Lockdowns may "flatten the curve," but how are governments across the world ensuring they don't flatten the economy?

Coronavirus Reactions by Region: Is the Grass Greener in the Next Country Over?

Each country has reacted to coronavirus in its own way. Were some reactions better than others?
Each country has reacted to coronavirus in its own way. Were some reactions better than others?

Overcoming Humanity’s Collective Amnesia Is the Key to Conquering Coronavirus

As countries scramble to combat COVID-19, should we be looking to the future or answers, or the past?
As countries scramble to combat COVID-19, should we be looking to the future or answers, or the past?

Climate Change: A Global Problem with a Frustrated Japanese Base

Climate activism faces obstacles worldwide. What's stalling progress in Japan?
Climate activism faces obstacles worldwide. What's stalling progress in Japan?

5 Big Takeaways from the 50th World Economic Forum in Davos

Discussions at the 50th World Economic Forum centered on two major topics: climate change and stakeholder capitalism.
Discussions at the 50th World Economic Forum centered on two major topics: climate change and stakeholder capitalism.

Asian Geopolitics: North Korea and How to Achieve Regional Stability

The June 2018 meeting between North Korean Leader Kim Jong-Un...
The June 2018 meeting between North Korean Leader Kim Jong-Un...