Publications

CES 8 Commentaries, pp.85-104:

Jul 07, 2011
Energy Efficiency in China: Impetus for a Global Climate Policy Breakthrough? By Anne Arquit Niederberger, Conrad U. Brunner, and Zhou Dadi* China's Water-Short Cities: Some Number Games By James E. Nickum and Yok-Shiu F. Lee China's Cities Seize the Initiative: Strengthening Auto Emissions Control on the Streets By Isabella Notar Public Participation with Chinese Characteristics By Margret J. Kim and Robert E. Jones Spotlight on NGO Activism in China: Recent Developments at the Center for Legal Assistance to Pollution Victims (CLAPV) more

Políticas de Defensa: Desafíos Externos y Restricciones Internas

Jul 07, 2011
This report provides a summary of a conference held in Buenos Aires on September 26, 2002 which discussed possible courses of action for implementing policy that favors legality, constitutionality, respect for human rights, and respect for democracy. more

Changes in U.S. Policy on Africa in the New Administration: What will it mean for AFRICOM?

Jul 07, 2011
U.S. policy is dictated by global political and economic realities as well as domestic U.S. policy priorities. Not only is President Obama faced with the stark reality of an America perceived by many to have lost its moral compass in an increasingly multi-polar world where American power and resource capacities are dwindling and its leadership role being challenged, but the priorities of policy and resource allocation must remain for the short and near-terms on the domestic economic crisis, the two unpopular wars he has inherited and traditional national interest priorities. In the realm of foreign affairs, this means that Europe, Russia, the Middle East, Japan and China will continue to be the highest priorities and, as the developing world intersects with those policy priorities, it will be mostly in the form of India, Brazil, and, perhaps, South Africa. more

It Always Rains in the Same Place First: Geographic Favoritism in Rural Burundi

Jul 07, 2011
-Field report based on the Wilson Center's Community-Based Leadership Program in Burundi more

Globalization: The Agent of Good Governance?

Jul 07, 2011
Asia Special Report No. 98 more

CES 7 Feature Article, pp. 1-15

Jul 07, 2011
The Challenge of Positive Influence: Managing Sustainable Development of the West-East Pipeline Project by Mike Seymour, Marilyn Beach, and Steve Laister more

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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.