Wilson Center News

Can Oil Sanctions Push Russian Economy Into Recession?

Oct 22, 2014
"It [Russia] is facing a lower price for oil. It is confronting a rising Ruble. In a diverse economy, you could take advantage of such circumstances, but Russia doesn't have a diverse economy and it won't be able to," says Will Pomeranz.

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USAID Regional Director for Asia Mission Visits CEHP Project Site in Chongqing

Apr 17, 2007
APRIL 2007 - Olivier Carduner, the newly appointed director of the USAID Regional Development Mission for Asia, traveled to Chongqing recently to visit Western Kentucky University's partnership with Southwest University of China to improve water resources in rural southwest China.

ECSP, USAID Explore Fisheries With Ongoing "Fishing for a Secure Future" Series

Apr 17, 2007
APRIL 2007—Seminars Address Opportunities, Challenges of Managing Fisheries

CEF Coordinator Speaks at Inaugural International Water Technology Conference in Fresno

Apr 09, 2007
APRIL 2007 - Dr. Jennifer Turnerdiscusses China's water challenges in the opening panel of a three-day conference, April 2-4

CEF Coordinator Interviewed by WKU Public Radio

Apr 09, 2007
APRIL 2007 - Dr. Jennifer Turner discusses growing health and ecological degradation stemming from China's unchecked economic boom.

Briefing From Berlin: Conference on Environment, Development, and Conflict Prevention

Apr 05, 2007
APRIL 2007—European Community Looks to Integrate Policies

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.