September 29, 2017
Women's economic participation is critical to global growth and prosperity, according to global data from the World Bank, IMF, McKinsey, and the OECD. Yet despite the consensus around women's role in…
April 20, 2018
Patricia M. Kim, Gary Samore, and Sheila A. Smith speak with Mitchel B. Wallerstein about the threats posed by a nuclear North Korea and prospects for a Trump-Kim summit meeting.
February 13, 2018
Benn Steil, the award-winning author of The Battle of Bretton Woods, reveals the gripping history behind the Marshall Plan—told with verve, insight, and resonance for today.
February 7, 2018
The Robert B. Menschel Economics Symposium generates critical thinking about the consequences of herd mentality behavior in global economics.
February 8, 2017
Neal Keny-Guyer discusses the humanitarian response to the crisis in Syria.
April 29, 2017
Experts discuss the most important flashpoints in international affairs for the current administration.
CFR has two central locations: the landmarked Harold Pratt House in the heart of Manhattan and on F Street in our nation’s capital.
May 30, 2016
The United States has fought twelve major wars and a countless number of smaller skirmishes in its history. Memorial Day is our way of honoring the soldiers, sailors, airmen, airwomen, and marines wh…
March 13, 2014
Sarin, one of the world’s most lethal chemical weapons, has long been stockpiled but is rarely used by states or terrorists. Allegations of attacks on civilians in Syria, if substantiated, would repr…
February 18, 2016
Harry Oppenheimer and Aaron Picozzi are research associates at the Council on Foreign Relations.
An unparalleled, indiscriminate and growing wave of transparency is exposing the deployment of milita…