Wilson Center News

Why Afghanistan Should Be Worried About Pakistan's Political Crisis

Aug 21, 2014
This month, Pakistan has experienced its most serious political crisis in years. While the outcome of the protests remains uncertain, this much is clear: The Pakistani military is the big winner. This is bad news for Pakistan's fragile democracy -- but also for fragile Afghanistan.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

China Environmental Health Project Highlighted in China Watch News Story on Water Problems in China

Jan 09, 2007
JANUARY 2007 - CEF Coordinator Quoted in China Watch Article

Former Wilson Center Scholar Kameri-Mbote Outlines Path to Peace in Africa's Great Lakes Region

Jan 08, 2007
JANUARY 2007—New Issue Brief Advocates Environmental Cooperation

Competing in the Global Marketplace

Jan 05, 2007
Is America excelling in the global marketplace? A series of Wilson Center conferences is exploring growing global challenges as European and Asian competitors invest to build a comparative advantage in high-tech goods and services.

America's Economic Challenges on the Global Stage

Jan 05, 2007
The Wilson Center's Kent Hughes takes a brief look at the problems America confronts as it tries to gain a comparative advantage in the global marketplace.

Balance of Powers: The President and National Security

Jan 05, 2007
"When there is pressing need for the executive branch to act decisively and quickly on security concerns, it's the very time when individual rights can be put at greatest risk," said Scott Matheson, a law professor at the University of Utah and currently a Wilson Center public policy scholar.

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.