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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Subcontinental Nightmares

Dec 06, 2005
Asia Program director Robert M. Hathaway takes a look at three new books on nuclear deterence and stability in South Asia. Read book review

Kennan Institute to Receive Golden Galaxy Award

Dec 05, 2005
The American-Russian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (ARCCI) has selected the Wilson Center's Kennan Institute to receive a Golden Galaxy Award.

Retirement Woes: Fellow Examines the Pension Quandary

Dec 02, 2005
As the future solvency of Social Security and private pension plans are debated in the halls of our government, Wilson Center Fellow Sonya Michel is studying the uncertainty and inequity of U.S. retirement provisions from the post-World War II era to the present.

President Signs Water for the Poor Act

Dec 02, 2005
DECEMBER 2005--Bill Shows US Commitment to Global Access to Water, Sanitation

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.