February 13, 2018Economics
Benn Steil discusses his new book, The Marshall Plan: Dawn of the Cold War.
January 18, 2017Elections and Voting
To get you ready for Inauguration Day, here are ten lesser known facts about presidential inaugurations. Donald Trump will be sworn in as the forty-fifth U.S. president, but he will be only the…
January 24, 2018India
Alyssa Ayres discusses her new book, Our Time Has Come: How India is Making Its Place in the World.
June 17, 2013United States
Economists are said to be too smart for their own good and not smart enough for anyone else’s. If so, should presidents take their advice? One president who wishes he had is Herbert Hoover. In June 1…
January 16, 2004United States
January 16, 2004—Julia E. Sweig, Council senior fellow and deputy director of the Latin America Program, has won the prestigious 2003 American Historical Association’s Herbert Feis Award for her accl…
September 4, 2014China
“The various currencies, which were all maintained on a stable basis in relation to gold and to one another, facilitated the easy flow of capital and of trade to an extent the full value of which …
September 22, 2017Middle East and North Africa
Secretary General Ahmed Aboul Gheit discusses the state of affairs in the Middle East.