January 23, 2017Middle East and North Africa
Leaders in the region's major powers are ecstatic about President Trump. They're likely to be disappointed.
April 11, 2018Southeast Asia
It may be hard to believe now, as blustery generals run Thailand, the army busts up gatherings of political opponents, and junta rule—in one form or another—seems like it might never end, but the cou…
August 10, 2011
Kevin Benson (Courtesy Univ. of Kansas, Creative Commons License). Quick Bio (2-3 sentences): I was raised in Wisconsin and left after high school to go to West Point, 1973-1977. I served on active…
November 7, 2017Health
Understanding the speed, scale, and drivers of the shift to noncommunicable diseases at the country level and estimating the preparedness of health systems for that shift is important for the health planning, budgeting, and policy formulation of national governments and donors.
November 9, 2017Mexico
If Russia wants to make life difficult for the U.S., Mexico's big vote next year offers rich opportunities.