Wilson Center News

Another Mexican Utopia: Building a Merit-Based Society

Apr 24, 2015
In this Expert Take, Arturo Franco discusses the benefits of creating a merit-based society in Mexico. This view is presented as an alternate "Mexican Utopia" to the one portrayed in Luis Rubio's recently published book "A Mexican Utopia: The Rule of Law is Possible."

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Air Force Pilot, a Center Scholar, Researches U.S. Nuclear Policy

Nov 03, 2008
Concerned by reports of serious errors made by the Air Force in recent years, Colonel Bill Eldridge—the Wilson Center's first active-duty officer to become a scholar—researches the safety and future of the U.S. nuclear mission.

Why We're Bringing Programming to the Hill

Nov 03, 2008
Wilson Center on the Hill Director Kent Hughes discusses the concept of this new program, which, in the spirit of the Wilson Center's mission, is bringing scholarship to the policy community.

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.