Adam Gopnik

Independent Journalist


Opinion Articles & Editorials Written By Adam Gopnik

DateArticle NameLocation
09/17/14Disunion and the Auld Alliancenewyorker.com
The cheerfully innumerate humanist enters into economic debate not just with trepidation but wearing a Kevlar vest and a combat helmet, plus a parachute for quick escape. But this non-economist might offer some insight into the psychology of the European players who, right now, are so baffling and frightening the punditariat in America. I refer to the French and the Scots, the Auld Alliance, as it’s called, after the—well, old—alliance that brought the late-medieval and early-modern kingdoms of Scotland and France together...