February 7, 2018
U.S. strategic and tactical nuclear weapons on land, in the air, and at sea, will undergo costly and extensive modernization in the coming years.
January 19, 2018
The costs of hosting the Olympics have skyrocketed, while the economic benefits are far from clear. This has led to fewer states interested in playing host and a search for options to lighten the bur…
January 17, 2018
Votes against Israel at the United Nations over the decades seem to indicate it is a pariah nation, but the country’s expanding bilateral ties tell a different story.
January 2, 2018
Teaching Notes for The Sovereignty Wars written by CFR Senior Fellow and Director Stewart M. Patrick.
December 8, 2017
A growing number of countries are legalizing same-sex marriage amid a steady advance in lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender rights, but opposition remains strong in many countries.
December 6, 2017
Warning: long, wonky, and not for the fainthearted.
I try to assess how the international reforms will impact where firms book profits and thus the measured trade and income balance, not just the …
November 14, 2017
Before giving machines a sense of morality, humans have to first define morality in a way computers can process. A difficult but not impossible task.
November 10, 2017
The Marine Corps turns 242 years-old today. On November 10, 1775, the Continental Congress adopted a resolution to create a Marine force composed of two battalions. Since then, the Marines have been …
November 1, 2017
Teaching Notes for the VICE Special Report from HBO based on the book A World in Disarray written by CFR President Richard Haass.
October 23, 2017
The Trump Administration wants to bring down the U.S. trade deficit.
A number of manufacturing-heavy Asian economies run sizable current account surpluses. Over the course of the summer, some of t…