Article by Calum Young.
Article by Alexander Titcomb.
In this article, Marc Geddes explores the (in)effective regulation of intellectual property rights.
Simon Renwick looks at the potential pitfalls facing the high flying BRIC countries in the coming years.
Article by Ben Mackay.
Andrew Tromans explores inequality in Brazil.
Article by Joe Austin.
Russia holds a position of dominance in the European Energy market, accounting for 39% of the European Union’s gas imports. Yet the relationship between Russia and it’s energy supply partners has been characterised by disagreement and dispute. Nathan Tanswell examines the extent of Russia’s energy dominance and assesses the security ‘threat’.
India operates a system of ‘affirmative action’ in its elections to the Lok Sabha (the lower house) whereby members of certain castes or those of the ‘Adivasi’ tribes are guaranteed seats in Parliament. But does this damage democracy and cement the caste system?
In this article, James Wilson gives a brief summary of the space programs of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. Once limited only to the USA and USSR, more and more countries are investing heavily in advanced space programs – despite the fact some are still in receipt of financial aid.