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The Risky Politics of Progress

Jonathan Tepperman on Seemingly Intractable Challenges

Global problems such as terrorism, inequality and political dysfunction aren't easy to solve, but that doesn't mean we should stop trying.

In fact, suggests Foreign Affairs Managing Editor Jonathan Tepperman, we might even want to think riskier. He traveled the world to ask global leaders how they're tackling hard problems—and unearthed surprisingly hopeful stories that he's distilled into three tools for problem-solving.

Learn more about his talk and his forthcoming book, The Fix.

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