June 1, 1998
Read an excerpt of Economic Sanctions and American Diplomacy.
"Sanctions don't work" is an often-heard refrain. The reality, though, is more complex. Sanctions—mostly economic but also political a…
November 30, 2004
Read an excerpt of The Democracy Advantage.
For decades, policies pursued by the United States and other industrialized nations toward the developing world have been based on a secret kept among p…
March 18, 2008
Fred Kaplan explains the grave misconceptions that enabled the administration of George W. Bush to lose track on global security after September, 11 2001.
March 5, 2009
Read an excerpt of Power Rules.
Inspired by Machiavelli's classic The Prince, CFR President Emeritus Leslie H. Gelb offers guidelines to the U.S. president in a new book on how to think about and …
April 20, 2010
The first authoritative history of hedge funds; from their rebel beginnings to their role in defining the future of finance.
October 1, 2007
Michael J. Gerson draws on his White House experiences as the chief speechwriter and as policy adviser to President George W. Bush to argue for a renewed idealism in domestic and foreign policy.