January 31, 2019
In less than two months, the United Kingdom is set to crash out of the European Union without an arrangement for what comes next.
November 7, 2018
Jair Bolsonaro has vowed to overhaul Brazil’s economy and align the country more closely with the United States, with uncertain implications for its relations with China.
January 9, 2019
Erdogan promises to finish America's fight against the Islamic State, but it's the Kurds that he's out to destroy.
November 27, 2018
Washington continues to claim Ankara as “strategic partner.” Let’s stop pretending it is.
October 31, 2018
UN officials warn that deteriorating conditions threaten disaster for Yemenis on a scale few have ever witnessed. Ending the civil war is essential, and the United States could prod the peace process…
October 2, 2018
Critics are panning the president’s new trade deal with Canada and Mexico as a minor update. They’re wrong—it’s a significant accomplishment.
August 15, 2018
We are witnessing the gradual but steady demise of a relationship that is already an alliance in name only.
August 7, 2013
Economists who want to compare the living standards of countries often use GDP, but the calculation and usefulness of the measurement remains controversial.