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Government and Business: Cooperation or Conflict?

Aug 29, 2014
While governments are responsible for intelligence gathering in pursuit of national security, much of the technology and tools they rely on are created and owned by private companies. Consequently, there are significant opportunities for cooperation and conflict. That’s the focus of this edition of REWIND.

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President Bush Reappoints Joseph B. Gildenhorn Chairman of Wilson Center

Oct 10, 2006
Wilson Center President and Director Lee Hamilton announces the reappointment of the Honorable Joseph B. Gildenhorn to another six-year term as chairman of its Board of Trustees

New Poll Shows Warming of Canada-U.S. Relationship

Oct 05, 2006
Ipsos-Reid releases a poll on Canada-U.S. relations commissioned by The Canada Institute, and the Canada Institute on North American Issues

Is FDA Nanotech-Ready?

Oct 05, 2006
A new report released today, Regulating the Products of Nanotechnology: Does FDA Have the Tools It Needs? by Michael Taylor, a former Deputy Commissioner for Policy at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), examines the agency's capacity to properly regulate new products containing nanotechnology materials—including food, drugs, medical devices, dietary supplements and cosmetics.

The Cost of War: Hidden from Purview

Oct 04, 2006
The following is an October 4, 2006 article by Wilson Center Fellow Gordon Adams from the website of the journal The National Interest. It draws from the study he is doing here.

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.