September 25, 2017Sustainable Development Goals (UN)
Rolling out internet-enabled technologies to improve technology in the developing world will not work if internet access is lacking.
August 9, 2017China
China's new artificial intelligence strategy is a signal that Beijing wants to be a leader in AI. How it gets there is a different story.
May 23, 2017Cybersecurity
Cathryn Shelton is a former intern at the Council on Foreign Relations. She is currently a research assistant at Project Connect, a non-profit working to eliminate the digital divide through mapping …
February 11, 2007Emerging Markets
I usually talk about the growth of the foreign exchange reserves of key emerging economies, but another feature of the past few years has been the fall in their external sovereign debt. Joanna Chun…
February 29, 2008Elections and Voting
Party caucuses, which date to the 1800s, have declined in importance but they could be decisive in choosing the 2008 Democratic presidential candidate.
December 19, 2016Technology and Innovation
This fall, I created and taught a course at Georgetown University called “Clean Energy Innovation." The course, offered to undergraduates studying Science, Technology, and International Affairs (STIA…