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Unformatted text preview: The Future Prediction is a risky business Especially when were talking about the future! Mark Twain What are the trends? Transnational problems: terrorism, disease, poverty, ethnic conflicts, environmental degradation Globalization of trade, finance, and labor Unipolar: one dominant power Increasing global inequality Widespread acceptance of democracy Erosion of the power of sovereign states Terrorism The rise of non-state actors Non-traditional tactics/targets Goals are unclear Terrorism: Solutions ? Military? Diplomacy? Addressing root causes? Strengthening weak and failing states? Domestic implications, human rights Globalization More economic activity occurs across borders than within states Reduces ability of states to manage their economies Who is going to manage the global economy? Unipolarity Good or bad?...
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