March 22, 2018Women and Economic Growth
Women’s financial inclusion is positively correlated with economic growth at both the household and global levels. Yet women at the bottom of the pyramid are 28 percent less likely than men to h…
April 10, 2017United States
As Congress considers President Trump’s proposed budget cuts to the State Department and USAID, Senator Murphy unveils a dramatically different approach that calls for a near doubling of the internat…
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June 22, 2016Global
Experts discuss the latest developments in synthetic biology and biotechnology, and their implications for U.S. national security over the next decade.
October 2, 2015Development
The biggest achievement of the past week’s United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York was the adoption of a new fifteen-year plan for global development. Replacing the soon-to-expire Millenni…
May 18, 2015Middle East and North Africa
Experts evaluate U.S. policy options in approaching the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.