June 14, 2018
The United States Army celebrates its 243nd birthday today. If you see an active duty, former, or retired member of the United States Army today, wish their service Happy Birthday.
The Army websit…
“Life today seems like a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying something,” writes Editor Gideon Rose in his introduction to the July/August issue of Foreign Affairs. It seems as i…
June 12, 2018
Endemic to the African tropics, the Ebola virus has killed thousands in recent years, putting the World Health Organization and major donor countries in the limelight as they’ve grappled with how to …
April 18, 2017
Daniel Kahneman discusses insights from behavioral economics.
May 7, 2018
Teaching Notes for The Marshall Plan, written by CFR Senior Fellow Benn Steil
April 26, 2018
In Nicaragua and Armenia today, people are rising up against tyranny and demanding human rights and democratic rights.
Nicaragua has been suffering under a decade of misrule and deepening tyranny …
February 16, 2018
The U.S. military is prepared for a number of contingencies with regard to North Korea, but the best path forward is diplomacy aimed at denuclearization.
April 24, 2018
East Asia (China, Japan, and the NIEs) ran a $600 billion current account surplus in 2017. "Official" (central bank and sovereign fund) outflows accounted for about half of that. Asia's foreign excha…
September 11, 2015
Daniele Nouy discusses European banking supervision.
April 13, 2018
The U.S. Treasury Department’s next foreign exchange report is due on April 15—so it should come out soon, maybe even tonight.
Normally the section on China attracts all the attention.