September 27, 2018
Trade protectionism, together with fears over the national-security implications of technological development, are contributing to a balkanization of the world order. This is not good news for the Un…
August 1, 2018
Lost amid the intense international focus on diplomatic talks with North Korea and renewed U.S. tensions with Iran, has been a recent spate of Islamic State attacks across a broad swath of the Middle…
February 13, 2019
What a late-night meal in Italy taught me about U.S. power in the Arab world.
January 31, 2019
The 7-foot center Enes Kanter has become a symbol of Turkey's never-ending purge—and a potential assassination target.
January 24, 2019
CFR's inaugural Local Journalists Workshop featuring plenary and discussion group sessions with CFR fellows and other experts.
June 7, 2018
Now that a new anti-establishment government is taking power in Italy, it remains to be seen if the economy will be remade, or broken further.
November 26, 2018
In 2018, CFR once again hosted high-level discussions of global affairs, from U.S. election security to the Iran-Saudi Arabia rivalry to the artificial intelligence race.
November 15, 2018
A review of Michael Beschloss, “Presidents of War” (Crown Books, 2018).
The U.S. Constitution vests the president with “executive power” and provides that “The President sh…
September 14, 2018
The new consensus about the cause of the 2008 financial crisis is seductive — and misleading. Sebastian Mallaby presents an alternative opinion.
January 2, 2018
This post is co-authored by Karen Karniol-Tambour, Head of Investment Research at Bridgewater Associates.
Several positive macroeconomic trends suggest that the global economy could finally be in …