UN, peacekeeping, controlling wars-The final chapter

Pakistan, Nov. 15 -- We are now ready to conclude this study. Before doing so, however, I need to draw your attention to a prevailing situation, which I have written and spoken on repeatedly but, not ... Read More

UN, peacekeeping, and controlling wars-the final chapter (Part IV)

Pakistan, Nov. 8 -- We concluded our last essay on the question of "Controlling Wars". Before reverting to that question, I wish to discuss with you a less important role of the UN; Peacekeeping. The ... Read More

Wars and Political Economy. Part IV: UN and Conflict-The Final Chapter

Pakistan, Nov. 1 -- The title "The Final Chapter" might be misconstrued, so let me clarify. As we have observed during the last many weeks, these subjects are dynamic and continue to change. They alwa... Read More

Wars and Political Economy. Part IV Globalization

Pakistan, Oct. 18 -- We are approaching the concluding of this particular study but, I would be remiss if I concluded without saying something on Globalization. Unlike the last essay, Globalization is... Read More

Wars and political economy. Part III: The cold war era, the Cuban missile crisis

Pakistan, Oct. 11 -- At the very outset, let me clarify, that this piece has nothing to do with any further developments in Political Science, Economy, and/or Political Economy. However, I do consider... Read More

The cold war era, the Bretton woods institutions (Part III)

Pakistan, Oct. 4 -- We have, so far, examined the UN and the ICJ, to see how the powers that be had, at the very outset, emplaced mechanisms to ensure that both were "controlled" to ensure they couldn... Read More

The cold war Era and the United Nations (part III)

Pakistan, Sept. 27 -- In the rather dismal record of the UN in preventing conflict, there are some partial successes, just as there are some really impressive judgments by International Courts. This e... Read More

Political science 17. Wars and political economy (part III)

Pakistan, Sept. 19 -- Chronologically, the Bretton Woods institutions were born over a year before the UN. However conceptually, the UN is the mother of all international institutions so, let's begin ... Read More

Political Science 16. Wars and political economy (III)The cold war era

Pakistan, Sept. 13 -- The globe was now in the throes of an economy dependent on war. And theorists knew that war-making, diplomacy and economies are cooked in the same cauldron but, the cauldron cook... Read More

Political Science 15. Wars and political economy Part III The cold war era

Pakistan, Sept. 6 -- The war was finally over; or was it? Let me reiterate that this series is a study of Economics, which includes Political Economics. However, Political Economics emerged from the u... Read More