August 29, 2018Cybersecurity
Turf wars and the lack of coordination between Ukrainian government agencies has hindered the country's response to a number of high-profile cyber incidents since 2015.
October 25, 2017North Korea
North Korea's activities in cyberspace have drawn a lot of attention but there is little evidence that they are strategically significant.
April 7, 2017Health
Coauthored with Ryan Fedasiuk, intern in the International Institutions and Global Governance program at the Council on Foreign Relations. Today is World Health Day. Originally created to mark the…
April 5, 2017Intelligence
Intelligence agencies love working in the shadows. However, in a post-Snowden world, they will have to get used to working in the spotlight.
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 …
April 29, 2013Europe and Eurasia
Benn’s new book The Battle of Bretton Woods has been called “the gold standard on its topic” by the New York Times, “a triumph of economic and diplomatic history” by the Financial Times, and “a su…
October 18, 2012Budget, Debt, and Deficits
In last week’s vice-presidential debate, Republican Paul Ryan defended the fiscal prudence of lowering top marginal income tax rates by arguing that it would be accompanied by “forego[ing] about $…