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May 31, 2006

China
Interesting recent work on China

Chinese stock markets have not been as frothy as the Chinese economy – though the Chinese market is doing better in 2006 than it has for a long time.  But what doesn’t go up as fast also doesn’t nece…

December 4, 2005

Financial Markets
At last, some real evidence to back my argument on petrodollars

The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has spoken; OPEC's dollar holdings are up and its euro holdings down. The prolific Steve Johnson in the Financial Times: Middle Eastern oil exporters…

March 7, 2008

Heads of State and Government
Campaign 2008 Conversations: U.S. Foreign Policy

As the campaign season progresses, it remains apparent that the next president will face many foreign policy challenges, from Iraq, terrorism, and nuclear proliferation, to shifts in global power and…

December 4, 2009

Polls and Public Opinion
Does Public Opinion Matter? World Attitudes on Global Governance

President Obama has heralded a “new era of global engagement.” But what do publics in the United States and around the world actually think about today’s global challenges—and the international insti…

December 4, 2009

Polls and Public Opinion
Does Public Opinion Matter? World Attitudes on Global Governance

Listen to experts as they launch Public Opinion on Global Issues, the most comprehensive digest ever assembled of existing polling data on U.S. and global public attitudes toward multilateral coopera…

June 13, 2011

Defense and Security
A Conversation with Senator Jim Webb

Senator Jim Webb has worked and traveled throughout East Asia for more than four decades, most recently conducting a visit to examine U.S. national security and foreign policy toward the region. Sena…

June 13, 2011

Defense and Security
A Conversation with Senator Jim Webb

Senator Jim Webb (D-VA), chairman of the Senate Subcommittee on East Asian and Pacific Affairs, discusses issues facing the United States and East Asian countries, drawing on observations from his re…

September 26, 2008

United States
Campaign 2008: Public Opinion and Foreign Policy

Set to be released next week, a new poll by the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press, conducted in association with the Council on Foreign Relations, examines American priorities on key f…

November 30, 2011

Myanmar
A Conversation with Aung San Suu Kyi

In a meeting conducted via video conference, Aung San Suu Kyi discusses recent changes in Myanmar, her decision to rejoin the political system, and Myanmar-U.S. relations.

November 30, 2011

Myanmar
A Conversation with Aung San Suu Kyi

In advance of U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's visit in December, the Council on Foreign Relations held a meeting conducted via live videoconference with Aung San Suu Kyi.