December 12, 2019
CFR experts spotlight some of the most important trends they will be tracking in the year ahead.
August 18, 2019
CFR invited the presidential candidates challenging President Trump in the 2020 election to articulate their positions on twelve critical foreign policy issues. Candidates’ answers are posted exactly…
July 30, 2019
How would you discourage the proliferation of coal-fired power plants in developing countries?
May 1, 2019
The economic performance of lower-income developing countries will be crucial to reducing poverty further. Although these economies face significant headwinds, they could also seize important new gro…
December 7, 2018
The Five Questions Series is a forum for scholars, government officials, civil society leaders, and foreign policy practitioners to provide timely analysis of new developments related to the advancem…
November 29, 2018
So far, it seems that the rise of the digital economy has already contributed to a broad pattern of income and job polarization in the developed world. Yet digital technology can play a powerful role…
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…
July 25, 2018
President Trump’s approach to summits is fueling, rather than mitigating, global instability.
July 23, 2018
This article first appeared here on ForeignPolicy.com July 23, 2018.
Earlier this month, Syrian regime forces hoisted their flag above the southern town of Daraa and celebrated. Although there is …
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.