The Statesman’s Yearbook Online

edited by Dr Barry Turner

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GOVERNMENT

Parliament
  • Emmanuel Macron sworn in as president of France.
  • Abdoulaye Idrissa Maïga takes office as prime minister of Mali and Saadeddine Othmani as prime minister of Morocco.
  • New governments in Mali and Morocco.
  • Cabinet reshuffles in Croatia and New Zealand.
 

ECONOMIC OVERVIEWS

Economic Overviews

ELECTIONS

Elections
 

FEATURED LEADER

The Statesman's Yearbook 2016
Review

Essay

In his piece What Future for Democracy? Barry Turner investigates the role of democracy in the modern world. Find out more



Spotlight

SNAPSHOT

Kevin Morgan explores how the communist cult of the individual was not just a Soviet phenomenon but an international one. Find out more

Read more Snapshot articles here


 

Focus INFOGRAPHIC

100 years after the Russian Revolution, learn about its main protagonists and look at the course of events that led to the establishment of the first communist state in history…

Browse our archive of infographics here

  Essay DID YOU KNOW?

Rosario Murillo, the vice president of Nicaragua, is the wife of the country's president, Daniel Ortega.

 

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