North America Publications

The Ambassador's Changing Mission: Commercial Diplomacy in the 21st Century

Jul 07, 2011
On April 11, 2005, the Wilson Center and the Council of American Ambassadors hosted a day-long conference focused on the challenges of conducting commerical diplomacy in the 21st century. This report features the proposals garnered from the program's esteemed participants for addressing these issues. more

Congressional Oversight: Rules of the Road Less Traveled

Jul 07, 2011
Remarks by Donald R. Wolfensberger before the CRS Staff Oversight Workshop, United States House of Representatives, October 28, 2004 more

The Impact of Trade Liberalization on Poverty

Jul 07, 2011
On April 15, 2005, the Wilson Center, in conjunction with the U.S. Agency for International Development, hosted four panels of policymakers, academics, and experts to examine the links between trade liberalization and poverty reduction. This report provides a nuanced exploration of the relationship between free trade and the world's poorest peoples. more

Civility, Society, and Politics:Is There a Problem?

Jul 07, 2011
Remarks from a Drake University-Woodrow Wilson Center Seminar, September 19, 2007 more

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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.