April 27, 2012Americas
The recent Foreign Affairs article “Bearish on Brazil” lays out a quite pessimistic view of Brazil. For the author, Ruchir Sharma, the Brazil fuss has risen and will largely fall with commodities. Br…
CFR's 2018 Stephen C. Freidheim Symposium on Global Economics: The Legacy of the Global Financial Crisis was held on September 24, in New York. This symposium was created to address the broad spectrum of issues affecting Wall Street and international economics.
April 19, 2018Global Governance
Tamar Gutner and Stewart M. Patrick discuss the current state of global governance and the Trump administration's approach to international organizations and multilateralism, with James M. Lindsay, as part of the 2018 CFR College and University Educators Workshop.
March 28, 2014Afghanistan
Afghanistan’s presidential election could be a democratic milestone, or may be marred by insurgent violence and fraud. Four experts weigh the election’s importance.
October 10, 2012Education
I had the pleasure of hosting an event last week for Vivek Wadhwa to discuss his important and troubling new book, The Immigrant Exodus. Wadhwa, an entrepreneur turned scholar, has done more than any…
October 25, 2012Development
In an article in the November/December issue of Foreign Affairs, Ruchir Sharma of Morgan Stanley Investment Management punctures the notion that the BRICs--and emerging markets more broadly--are set …
November 20, 2017Climate Change
Following the U.S. federal government’s withdrawal from the Paris Agreement, individual cities and states are actively seeking to shape their own climate policies.