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Mexico’s Energy Reforms Become Law

Aug 15, 2014
On August 11, 2014, President Peña Nieto signed into law the 21 component parts of a comprehensive energy reform. Eight months after introducing constitutional amendments to radically transform Mexico’s hydrocarbon and electricity sectors, private investors and Petróleos Mexicanos (PEMEX) can leave the starting gate. Read the latest article by Diana Negroponte, a member of Mexico Institute's Advisory Council

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Managing the Effects of Nanotechnology

Jan 13, 2006
The Wilson Center's Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies released a report by one of the country's foremost authorities on environmental research and policy, J. Clarence Davies, which examines the strengths and weaknesses of the current regulatory framework for nanotechnology and calls for a new approach to nanotechnology oversight.

Alumni Asked to Send Books to New Orlean's Dillard University Library

Jan 12, 2006
Like many universities in New Orleans, Dillard University was heavily damaged by Hurricane Katrina, much of its collection lost. The Wilson Center has organized a drive to help Dillard replace part of its collection, and is asking current and former scholars to aid the effort.

Expert on Israel, Middle East, Joins Wilson Center

Jan 10, 2006
Aaron David Miller has joined the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington D.C. as a Public Policy Scholar, and while at the Center will be working on a book about America and the Arab-Israeli conflict.

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.