April 2, 2019
Many UN agencies, programs, and missions receive crucial funding from the United States. President Trump’s budget cuts could jeopardize their work.
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…
May 9, 2018
In any future talks on the nuclear program, the United States can’t exclude Iran’s regional behavior from consideration.
November 14, 2014
The gravest health threats facing low- and middle-income countries are not the plagues, parasites, and blights that dominate the news cycle and international relief efforts. They are …
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.