Sep 06, 2013
The Wilson Center's Global Europe program is offering research scholarships available to American citizens in the early stages of their academic careers (generally before tenure but after Ph.D.) or to scholars whose careers have been interrupted or delayed. The research grant supports work on policy relevant projects on East Europe. While Southeast Europe remains a primary focus, projects on Central Europe and the Baltic states are again eligible. Projects should focus on fields in the social sciences and humanities including, but not limited to: Anthropology, History, Political Science, Slavic Languages and Literatures, and Sociology. The deadline for the next grant cycle is: December 1, 2013.
Sep 05, 2013
Mexico President Enrique Peña Nieto has proposed changing the constitution to allow private investment in Mexico’s oil industry. Is Mexico ready for such an historic move and what might the proposed reforms accomplish? To gain perspective on these and other questions, we spoke with Mexico Institute Director, Duncan Wood.
Latin American Program in the News: Polémica iniciativa del partido oficialista de ecuador para lograr reelección indefinida en el país
Sep 03, 2013
Cynthia Arnson is interviewed on NTN24 about the political climates across Latin America and indefinite elections in Ecuador and other countries across the region.
Aug 27, 2013
Jennifer Turner, together with Craig Simons, looks at China's impact on the world - and the world's responsibility for exacerbating the damage.
Aug 26, 2013
A new report from Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar Nik Nanos explores the changing energy landscape in the United States and Canada and identifies energy policy risks and opportunities.
Aug 20, 2013
CEF Associate Susan Shifflett reports from Inner Mongolia on a China Water-Energy Team exchange trip to a coal base.
Aug 15, 2013
Duncan Wood authored a piece on Mexico’s proposed energy reforms for Bloomberg View
Aug 15, 2013
Jesus Reyes Heroles, President of GEA and Mexico Institute advisory board member discusses Mexico's Energy reform in this "Expert Take"
Aug 14, 2013
This short photo essay provides a snapshot into the pervasive environmental impact of China's coal mining complexes, featuring Wuhai City and its surroundings.
Aug 12, 2013
China Water-Energy Team (China WET) is provoking a new thinking on water-energy choke point in Beijing.