Global Climate Agreements: Successes and Failures
by Lindsay Maizland
November 4, 2022
Myanmar’s Troubled History
by Lindsay Maizland
January 31, 2022
Pharmaceuticals and Vaccines
A Guide to Global COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts
by Claire Klobucista
July 19, 2022
Climate Change and Regional Instability in Central America
by Paul J. Angelo
September 29, 2022
Center for Preventive Action
State and Local Governments (U.S.)
Federalism and Foreign Policy: The Role of States
with Jenna Bednar and Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar
November 10, 2022
State and Local Webinars
Leslie H. Gelb Memorial Event: Common Sense and Strategy in Foreign Policy
with Jake Sullivan
November 7, 2022
January 1, 1998
Read an excerpt of Cases and Strategies for Preventive Action.
In 1996, there were violent intrastate conflicts in ninety countries around the world. Governments, international organizations, nong…
January 1, 2013
A complete global history of guerrilla uprisings through the ages.
August 1, 2007
Africa is moving center stage in world politics, but not just for humanitarian reasons.
Currently, 15 percent of U.S. oil imports come from Africa—as much as from the Middle East—and t…
April 10, 2018
A spellbinding narrative of the high-stakes mission that changed the course of America, China, diplomacy and global politics—and a rich portrait of the towering, complex figure who carried it out: George Marshall.
February 1, 2016
How America Stacks Up outlines the economic challenges faced by the United States and prescribes solutions that will ensure a healthy, competitive U.S. economy for years to come.
April 7, 2004
Something new is happening across East Asia. A part of the world long noted for its lack of internal economic links is discussing regional cooperation on trade, investment, and exchange rates. Why ha…
July 6, 2007
In the two decades since the United States became the world's only superpower, policymakers in Washington have seemingly abandoned many tools of statecraft and instead now rely on U.S. military stren…
October 20, 2016
A history of the last four decades of U.S. trade policies and a blueprint for how to keep the United States competitive in a globalized economy.
June 4, 2008
Edward Alden goes behind the scenes to tell the story of the Bush administration's struggle to balance security and openness in the wake of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
April 2, 2019
In chronicling the adventurous life of legendary CIA operative Edward Lansdale, The Road Not Taken definitively reframes our understanding of the Vietnam War.