July 17, 2018
Nearly all nuclear weapon states, as a matter of policy, remain ready to use their weapons without having first suffered a nuclear attack.
July 10, 2018
Michel Barnier discusses the state of the Brexit negotiations between the United Kingdom and the European Union, what is at stake, and what needs to be achieved by the 2019 deadline.
July 5, 2018
NATO is girding up for what some believe is a new Cold War with Russia, but President Trump’s criticism of longtime allies has unsettled the twenty-nine-member bloc.
June 29, 2018
The impact of the U.S. tax reform on the U.S. trade balance was a hot item of debate last December.
There was an argument that reducing the headline tax rate—and creating an even lower tax for the…
June 28, 2018
CFR.org editor Bob McMahon and I recorded our annual summer reading episode of CFR’s “The World Next Week” podcast. Carlos Lozada, the nonfiction book critic at the Washington Post, joined us for the…
June 26, 2018
This post is about a new book, “Digital Decarbonization: Promoting Digital Innovations to Advance Clean Energy Systems,” edited by Varun Sivaram. It is available as a paperback or e-book on Amazon, a…
June 25, 2018
Advances in data science are already transforming the way energy is produced, transported and consumed. These innovations have the potential to reduce carbon emissions and boost clean energy, but they also come with serious risks.
June 20, 2018
Panelists discuss the rise of cyberattacks over the past decade and how the development and dissemination of cyber weapons have changed the nature of modern geopolitical conflict.
June 16, 2018
The Singapore summit lessened the chances of conflict in the short term, but the ultimate legacy of the summit could still be a march toward war.
June 15, 2018
If the President wants to use an arms build-up to advance arms control, he should take his cues from the Reagan record.