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June 10, 2022

Privacy
Cyber Week in Review: June 10, 2022

Senate committee proposes new privacy bill; China targets U.S. telecoms; FBI seizes dark web marketplace; Senators propose new cryptocurrency regulations; China signs data cooperation agreement.

Senator Roger Wicker stands in a Senate hallway.

May 10, 2021

Cybersecurity
The TSA Should Regulate Pipeline Cybersecurity

It is time for the federal government to exercise its existing authority to regulate the cybersecurity of pipelines.

Oil refinery and pipeline.

May 10, 2013

Europe
The Unapologetic Regulator

Jaret Seiberg has an excellent summary of Ben Bernanke’s speech and Q&A today on financial sector regulation and reform.  This follows on Dan Tarullo’s speech Friday that highlighted the need for add…

June 22, 2022

Russia
Renewing America’s Leadership in the Global Civil Nuclear Energy Market

The U.S. government should streamline U.S. nuclear export licensing procedures and improve financing options to revive American leadership in the global nuclear energy market.

Cooling towers and smoke stacks are seen at the coal powered Pocerady power station near Louny

June 21, 2022

Technology and Innovation
Stop the “Stop the Killer Robot” Debate: Why We Need Artificial Intelligence in Future Battlefields

Efforts to ban military use of artificial intelligence internationally are built on erroneous assumptions and would have an adverse effect on the ability of law-abiding nations to defend themselves.

Lloyd Austin gestures in front of a podium with an American flag on the left in the photo.

June 23, 2022

International Law
A Callous Disregard for Child Victims of Gun Violence is American Exceptionalism Run Amok

As a developed economy, the United States' failure to protect its youth is as uniquely American as its aversion to ratifying international treaties. That exceptionalism, however, goes too far in the …

People attend a march and rally against gun violence on June 3, 2022, in Newtown, Connecticut, where almost a decade ago a gunman shot and killed twenty-six people including twenty children at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

June 24, 2022

Cybersecurity
Cyber Week in Review: June 24, 2022

TikTok user data repeatedly accessed from China; China plans to increase social media censorship; U.S. law targeting forced labor goes into effect; Microsoft limits facial recognition sales; Cyberatt…

Vladimir Putin gestures at a panel.

August 22, 2012

Corporate Governance
The Costs (and Benefits) of Government Regulations on Business

Are government regulations stifling the U.S. economy? Unfortunately the answer to that question, even outside the electoral silly season, rarely goes beyond a simple, and usually partisan, yes or no…

Smoke is released into the sky at the ConocoPhillips oil refinery in San Pedro

May 26, 2022

India
Kanimozhi Karunanidhi: India’s Federal Government Is Eroding States’ Rights

Regional parties help protect India’s democracy, secularism, and diversity. Taking away states’ rights will only hurt the country.

Kanimozhi Karunanidhi, Member of India's Parliament in the Lok Sabha

July 13, 2016

China
Leadership Change at Chinese Internet Regulator

Lincoln Davidson is a research associate for Asia Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.  In a surprise announcement at the end of June, Chinese authorities revealed that Lu Wei, China’s top i…

China Internet Net Politics CFR Cyber