In the wake of Italy’s elections results last weekend, Mark Blyth & David Kertzer put in in historical context and talk populism, nationalism, Five Star Movement and what Italy’s next government will look like.
The ‘gilets jaunes’ protests have shocked France, expressing a profound exasperation and anger that goes much deeper than frustration at a fuel tax. This is clearly a movement from below, of the people. But it […]
Mark Blyth, political economist at Brown’s Watson Institute, and Carrie Nordlund, political scientist and associate director of Brown’s MPA, share their take on the week’s news. Trump’s DACA repeal, hurricanes and insurance markets, Amazon’s growth, […]