June 3, 2010
Turkey’s recent diplomatic strains with the United States and Israel reflect the "more assertive and self-confident" posture of a country looking to reestablish its role as a major influence in the M…
February 26, 2009
F. Stephen Larrabee, a specialist on European security issues, says NATO’s troubled expedition in Afghanistan shadows its 60th birthday summit in April, while prospects exist for easing tensions with…
August 25, 2008
F. Stephen Larrabee, an expert on NATO and Eastern Europe, says Russia’s invasion of Georgia was an effort to limit "Western influence into the former Soviet space."
April 1, 1999
During the Cold War Northeastern Europe was a strategic backwater and received relatively little attention in U.S. policy. However, since the end of the Cold War, the region has become an important f…
February 7, 2018
U.S. strategic and tactical nuclear weapons on land, in the air, and at sea, will undergo costly and extensive modernization in the coming years.
January 19, 2018
The costs of hosting the Olympics have skyrocketed, while the economic benefits are far from clear. This has led to fewer states interested in playing host and a search for options to lighten the bur…
January 2, 2018
Teaching Notes for The Sovereignty Wars written by CFR Senior Fellow and Director Stewart M. Patrick.
December 6, 2017
Warning: long, wonky, and not for the fainthearted.
I try to assess how the international reforms will impact where firms book profits and thus the measured trade and income balance, not just the …
November 14, 2017
Before giving machines a sense of morality, humans have to first define morality in a way computers can process. A difficult but not impossible task.
November 1, 2017
Teaching Notes for the VICE Special Report from HBO based on the book A World in Disarray written by CFR President Richard Haass.