Wilson Center News

Can Oil Sanctions Push Russian Economy Into Recession?

Oct 22, 2014
"It [Russia] is facing a lower price for oil. It is confronting a rising Ruble. In a diverse economy, you could take advantage of such circumstances, but Russia doesn't have a diverse economy and it won't be able to," says Will Pomeranz.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

2007 CWIHP Internships

Aug 01, 2007

Kennan Institute Announces This Year's Robert H. Baraz Memorial Research Intern

Jul 28, 2007
The Kennan Institute has selected Katherine Pruess as the 2007-08 Robert H. Baraz Memorial Research Intern.

Blue Planet Run Enters China

Jul 25, 2007
JULY 2007 - From July 25th to the 28th the runners for safe drinking water will be in China

Read Martin Sletzinger's testimony before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs on "Central and Eastern Europe: Assessing the Democratic Transition"

Jul 25, 2007
To read his and other witness testimony at the July 25, 2007 Committee meeting click here

The Wilson Quarterly

Afghanistan

Kubra in her workshop. (Photo by Justin Sutcliffe/Polaris)

As the U.S. prepares to withdraw from the longest war in its history, a look at the lives changed, promises made, and ideas shaped by war in Afghanistan.

Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.