during the World Government Summit.
said that recent disturbances in Iran were partly because of climate change factors such as drought and water shortage, which often caused violence and cut across all the other risk factors.
Summary: Economic growth comes from rule of law, Fukuyama
TAP) - Prescribing a genuine rule of law capable of ensuring law enforcement and balancing powers and promoting fight against nepotism and corruption would be the way to increase economic growth and achieve integrated social development," said American economist and political scientist Francis Fukuyama
Desde que Francis Fukuyama
sostuvo en 1992 que el final de la Historia habia llegado, el mundo parece querer demostrar que no tiene razon.
Here's the kick-back from Fukuyama
explained by Ann Tickner (1999: 3):
In The End of History and the Last Man, Francis Fukuyama
argues: What we may be witnessing is not just the end of the Cold War, or the passing of a particular period of postwar history, but the end of history as such that is, the end point of mankind's ideological evolution and the universalization of Western liberal democracy as the final form of human government.
became famous for asserting the triumph of liberal social order in his 1989, post-Cold War essay, "The End of History?
In this volume, Fukuyama
focuses on the development of political orders that permit innovation, growth, and the promotion of well-being and that guarantee certain basic liberties and rights.
says the United States should withdraw from the current Middle East conflicts because they are little more than a Sunni-Shia bloodbath in which Americans can have little influence.
, The Future of History: Can Liberal Democracy Survive the Decline of the Middle Class?
Political Order and Political Decay: From the Industrial Revolution to the Globalization of Democracy, Francis Fukuyama
, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 658 pages