Authors: Benn Steil, Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics, and Robert A. Schwartz, M. Speiser Professor of Finance and University Distinguished Professor, Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College, CUNY
April 1, 2002
Journal of Portfolio Management
Elliott Abrams gives his take on the Middle East and on democracy and human rights issues across the globe.
Steven A. Cook examines developments in the Middle East and their resonance in Washington.
Shannon K. O’Neil analyzes developments in Latin America and U.S. relations in the region.
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.
Benn Steil discusses the misunderstood role of Bretton Woods in establishing a global monetary order after the second world war and the...
Central bank currency swaps are becoming the new cross-border tool of choice in financial crisis management. This interactive explores the...
The new BRICS Bank and Contingent Reserve Arrangement initiatives are, despite stated Russian ambitions, wholly unconvincing responses to the...
Benn Steil's essay in the July/August issue of Foreign Affairs looks at the international consequences of U.S. monetary policy action. He...