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President Signs Water for the Poor Act

Dec 02, 2005
DECEMBER 2005--Bill Shows US Commitment to Global Access to Water, Sanitation

Retirement Woes: Fellow Examines the Pension Quandary

Dec 02, 2005
As the future solvency of Social Security and private pension plans are debated in the halls of our government, Wilson Center Fellow Sonya Michel is studying the uncertainty and inequity of U.S. retirement provisions from the post-World War II era to the present.

USAID Launches "Forests & Conflict: A Toolkit for Programming"

Dec 01, 2005
DECEMBER 2005--Conflict Toolkits on Minerals, Water, Forests Co-authored by ECSP, Adelphi Research, CIFOR

Robert Costanza Reviews Global Crises, Global Solutions

Dec 01, 2005
DECEMBER 2005--A Preview from ECSP Report 11

Winners Announced in the 'Junior Post-Doctoral Scholars in the Study of Democracy' Competition

Nov 30, 2005
The Latin American Program of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the Ford Foundation is pleased to announce that the competition for Junior Post-Doctoral Scholars in the Study of Democracy in Latin America is officially closed and the winners have been selected.The following eight individuals have been awarded grants to participate as Junior Scholars in the Study of Democracy in Latin America. We congratulate them and look forward to working with them in the near future.Winners of the 'Junior Post-Doctorate Scholars in the Study of Democracy Competition':Eduardo Aleman and Ernesto Calvo (United States and Argentina)David Altman (Uruguay)Laura Flamand (Mexico)Tanya Golash-Boza (United States)Manuela Picq (Brazil)Alejandro Poire (Mexico)Anny Rivera-Ottenberger (Chile)Barbara Sutton (Argentina)We were thrilled with the level of interest in the competition and we received over 150 applications from 19 countries. Thank you to those who applied for your interest and dedication to democracy in Latin America.

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The Wilson Quarterly

Four Decades of Classic Essays

WQ Winter 2014 Issue Cover

Essays by Mario Varga Llosa, Andrew J. Bacevich, Jean Bethke Elshtain, and others.

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.