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An optimist’s view of technology

An optimist’s view of technology

Technology is now all encompassing that we no longer pay much attention to it. It never used to be this way. In my generation, technology would surprise and delight: Cordless...

Economic policy turned inside out

Economic policy turned inside out

The world economy is in the grips of a dangerous delusion. As the great boom that began in the 1990s gave way to an even greater bust, policymakers resorted to the timeworn...

Gallery: China will be a different, benign power

China will be a different, benign power

China has shown enormous capacity for reform in the past three decades without the need to move towards a Western-style system — a point greatly underestimated by the West, said...

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