Publications

The Chinese People's Liberation Army: Should the United States Be Worried?

Jul 07, 2011
This Special Report examines the modernization program of the Chinese People's Liberation Army(PLA). The essayists conclude that while this program bears watching, the U.S. military, assuming it too continues to modernize, will be able to maintain its lead in overall capacity. Edited by Mark Mohr. Click on the attachment for a free PDF version. more

CES 6 Commentaries, pp.81-109

Jul 07, 2011
Sue You Sue Me Blues by Michael Ma Learning How to Ride the Wind: The Disappointments and Potential of Wind Power in China by Joanna Lewis Weaving a Green Web: The Internet and Environmental Activism in China by Guobin Yang Water Dispute in the Yellow River Basin: Challenges to a Centralized System by Wang Yahua A Multi-Stakeholder Watershed Management Committee in Lashi Watershed: A New Way of Working by Kate Lazarus E-Waste Recycling in China by Luyuan Li more

Peace in Sudan: Women Making the Difference

Jul 07, 2011
These policy recommendations were drafted by a delegation of 16 Sudanese women peacebuilders during seven days of meetings in New York and Washington, DC, sponsored by Women Waging Peace. The Wilson Center joined Women Waging Peace in sponsoring events in Washington. Full coverage of this conference is available from the Women Waging Peace site. more

CES 5 Inventory of Environmental and Energy Projects in China, pp. 137-227

Jul 07, 2011
- U.S. Government Activities - U.S. Nongovernmental Organization Activities - U.S. Universities and Professional Associations - Mainland Chinese and Hong Kong Nongovernmental Organizations and Research Centers - Bilateral Government Activities more

Remarks from Former Canadian Prime Minister Joe Clark

Jul 07, 2011
On May 18, 2007, the Woodrow Wilson Center hosted the last of four events on Nigeria's elections. Former Canadian Prime Minister Joe Clark gave the keynote address and his remarks at the "Nigeria: A Post-Election Analysis" event. A video and agenda of the event can be found here. more

CES 11 pp. 182-215

Jul 07, 2011
Commentary: A Vision of a Green Pearl River Delta: The NDRC’s 2008-2020 Outline Plan for the PRD, Christine Loh, Megan Pillsbury By Andrew Lawson & Mike Kilburn Commentary: Shifting Power in Central-Local Environmental Governance in China: The Regional Supervision Centers By Scott Moore Feature Box: Preparing for Humanitarian Disasters at the Third Pole By Linden Ellis Feature Box: Relieving Stress on China’s Agriculture: Long-Term UK-China Collaboration to Help China Adapt to Climate Change Impacts By John Warburton Commentary: Incineration: A Dangerous Policy Option for China’s Municipal Solid Waste By Zhao Ang & Mao Da Spotlight on NGO Activism: The Gun Shoots the Bird That Does Not Stick Out By Li Xiu Min Commentary: Greenlaw and the First Year of China’s Open Environmental Information Regulations By Hu Yuanqiong (Translated By Michael Zhang & Jacob Fromer) 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.