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Does Globalization bring world closer together or farther apart?

In 2021, the world has become interconnected as never before. The interdependence of the world’s economies, cultures, and population, together with the explosive growth of the internet as a medium of communication and commerce, has brought the world closer than ever. Yet, globalization has created a host of challenges confronting modern society, including economic inequality, increased fragility of democratic institutions, the rise of authoritarian regimes, the need to improve social welfare and justice, and the challenges both of preventing and treating pandemics in an interconnected world. 

Click below to watch a special webinar, ‘The Challenges of Globalization  – Where do we go from here?’ featuring world-renowned economists and social scientists from Israel, the United States, and the United Kingdom, who will discuss economic issues in the 21st century, and the sustainability and future of democratic institutions. 

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What is the future of Israel-US relations under a Biden administration?

What is the future of Israel-US relations in the aftermath of the 2020 US Presidential Elections?

Israel’s former ambassador to the US Prof. Itamar Rabinovich dissects the prospects for Israel-US relations under the Biden administration.

Rabinovich, a noted historian, former president of Tel Aviv University (TAU) and Israeli ambassador to the US from 1993 to 1996 addressed the nature of the relationship between the two countries Thursday at a TAU research webinar, titled “The Aftermath of the 2020 US Presidential Elections: Politics, Cyber and Strategy,” sponsored by the Boris Mints Institute, the Center for the Study of the United States in partnership with the Fulbright Program, Tel Aviv University, and the Yuval Ne’eman Workshop for Science, Technology & Security.

These and other pressing matters were discussed at a special webinar in December 2020 sponsored by the Boris Mints Institute, the Center for the Study of the United States, and the Yuval Ne’eman Workshop for Science, Technology & Security.