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The Statesman's Yearbook 2017
    Justin Trudeau became Canada's prime minister in October 2015. Upon assuming office, he pledged to prioritize transparency and environmental policies. The leader of the Liberal Party of Canada since 2013, he is the son of former Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau. Read more about his life and career here
Review

Essay

In his piece The Rise and Rise of Populism Barry Turner investigates the wave of populism sweeping the world. Find out more



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Maartje Janse and Henk te Velde reflect on the rise of political organizations in the nineteenth century. Find out more

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Focus INFOGRAPHIC

30 years after Black Monday, we explore the history of stock markets and investigate the main crashes since the Great Depression…

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  Essay DID YOU KNOW?

King Norodom Sihamoni of Cambodia, crowned after his father abdicated in 2004, is a former professional ballet dancer and choreographer.