Author: David G. Victor, Adjunct Senior Fellow for Science and Technology
Elliott Abrams gives his take on the Middle East and on democracy and human rights issues across the globe.
CFR experts examine domestic and foreign policy questions surrounding energy, security, and climate change.
Steven A. Cook examines developments in the Middle East and their resonance in Washington.
The definitive account of the secret war in Laos, which forever changed the CIA from a relatively small spying agency into an organization with vast paramilitary powers. More
CFR President Haass argues for an updated global operating system to address challenges from terrorism to climate change. More
Alden provides an enlightening history of the last four decades of U.S. trade policies and a blueprint for how to keep the United States competitive in a globalized economy. More
The Task Force finds that Alaska and the Arctic are of growing economic and geostrategic importance and recommends actions to improve the United States’ strategic presence in the Arctic region.
The Task Force recommends revising U.S. policy toward North Korea to break the cycle of North Korean provocation and promote stability in Northeast Asia.
India now matters to U.S. interests in virtually every dimension. This Independent Task Force report assesses the current situation in India and the U.S.-India relationship, and suggests a new model for partnership with a rising India.
Rates of heart disease, cancer, diabetes, and other noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) in low- and middle-income countries are increasing faster than in wealthier countries. The report outlines a plan for collective action on this growing epidemic.
After dithering for decades, governments finally seem to be paying serious attention to the problem of global climate change. Late last year,...
Reining in pollution would thus accomplish two goals, while finally getting countries such as China and India into the climate-change business.
In this New York Times Op-Ed, Veerabhadran Ramanathan and David G. Victor argue that delegates meeting for climate change talks in Cancún...
David Victor and Richard Morse examine the economic and political challenges of managing global reliance on coal and reducing coal emissions,...