May 28, 2019
In modern economies, people may have jobs, but they still harbor major concerns in a wide range of areas, including security, health and work-life balance, income and distribution, training, mobility…
March 26, 2019
With new sources of uncertainty proliferating by the day, the world should brace for a broad economic slowdown or, at minimum, a lengthy period of slower growth.
March 12, 2019
Measles cases have spiked as a growing number of anti-vaxxers, opting out of immunizations for their kids, threaten decades of progress toward eliminating the disease.
March 11, 2019
His concentration of power in an already strong presidency bodes ill for civil society and fragile institutions.
February 11, 2019
Since the shah’s ouster in February 1979, Iran’s Islamic regime has been propelled by Ayatollah Khomeini’s revolutionary vision and underpinned by its animus toward the United States.
February 6, 2019
A hapless political opposition fails to capitalize on the president’s mistakes and adapt to the future.
January 31, 2019
The 7-foot center Enes Kanter has become a symbol of Turkey's never-ending purge—and a potential assassination target.
January 28, 2019
At least one of Israel’s occupations will be permanent, whether anyone else likes it or not.
January 9, 2019
Investing more in human capital is the region’s best hope to escape the middle-income trap.
December 20, 2018
If 2018 was a year marked by international challenges that percolated but did not boil over into full-blown crises, next year may well be the year in which that good fortune runs out.