Overcoming Fears Of Technology And Globalization Means Rethinking The Rights And Obligations Of Citizenship
from the International Monetary Fund
– this post authored by Nemat Shafik
We are living in an age of insecurity. Increasingly, the values of liberal democracy, liberal economies, and a rules-based international system are being repudiated – even though they have delivered progress for the vast majority of people. Discontent has been fed by fears over slowing economic progress, especially in advanced economies, flatlining productivity and social mobility, and concerns about the future brought on by shifts in demography and technology.