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This Week at the ISN…

It's week 44 on the ISN's editorial calendar, Photo: Eva Ekeblad/flickr

We’ll highlight the following topics:

  • In ISN Insights on Monday, Robert Cutler discusses energy politics on the complex chessboard of the Caspian Sea basin.
  • On Tuesday, we report on last week’s conference, “The Arab World: Where is it heading to?” — jointly organized by NCCR Democracy and the Center for Comparative and International Studies at ETH Zurich and the University of Zurich.
  • In Wednesday’s ISN Insight,  Dean Baker, of the Center for Economic and Policy Research, weighs in on the European Commission’s proposed Financial Transaction Tax.
  • On Thursday, we’ll feature the holdings of our Digital Library on Syria.
  • In Friday’s podcast, Shiraz Maher discusses the impact of multiculturalism on extremism.

And in case you missed any of last week’s coverage, you can catch up here on: China’s currency policies; the Swiss elections; post-war reconciliation and reintegration in Sri Lanka; Geopolitics and Afghanistan, and Terrorism as an instrument of coercion