Biography of the Author Simon Kuper

Simon Kuper

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  1. Virus Outbreak Japan Daily Life

    Commentary: Implications of ‘long COVID’ mean faster vaccination programmes needed now

    We need to spend whatever it takes on wartime-style mobilisation to make, distribute and inject vaccines, says the Financial Times’ Simon Kuper.
  2. Virus Outbreak-Antivax Rebranding

    Commentary: Will people really refuse a COVID-19 vaccine out of fear?

    However sceptical you claim to feel on social media, the jab might ease your worries about killing grandpa (or yourself), says the Financial ...
  3. Electon 2020 Trump

    Commentary: If Biden wins, what’s next for Trump – and Trumpism?

    Trumpism would survive Trump, but probably couldn’t win another election, says Simon Kuper.
  4. New Content Item

    Commentary: Jared Kushner and the fallacy that top businessmen make good political leaders

    The businessman imagines he is a generalist but the truth is, he is a specialist, says one observer at the Financial Times.
  5. A Harvard student sits with her belongings before returning home on March 12, 2020, as students left

    Commentary: The coronavirus is sending universities back to school

    Online education won’t replace the in-person variety, but will complement it, says the Financial Times’ Simon Kuper.
  6. A steward looks at the empty Juventus stadium before the Serie A match against Inter Milan behind

    Commentary: COVID-19 - it’s harder to stay sane without sport

    For many, fandom is just an excuse to gather with others. In some families, the only tension-free topic of conversation is the team they all ...
  7. A Saudi football fan tent in Riyadh shows a projector showing the World Cup match between Russia and

    Commentary: Saudi Arabia wants to muscle in on World Cup 2022. Will Qatar let it?

    The Saudis are also putting in billions into FIFA, says the Financial Times' Simon Kuper.