International Affairs
1 January 2011 , Volume 67, Number 1

A new year always presents many risks and uncertainties - this is not unusual. However, the challenges that the global economy faces in 2011 include not only the normal threats posed by volatile background conditions, but also the possibility of a major structural break-up that might have far-reaching, possibly devastating, repercussions.


Jens Bastian and Vanessa Rossi

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