Manhattan, New York, USA - March 28, 2020: No crowds in Times Square after self-quarantine and social distancing was put in place in New York City to slow the spread of the covid-19 pandemic. (Photo credit: haeryung stock images /
Globalization and American security after the coronavirus crisis

If the coronavirus pandemic leads to partial deglobalization and delinkage, the U.S. could, if it chose, resist the urge to attempt managing stability in far flung places.