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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"The Realpolitik of Ending Poverty: An Action Plan for U.S. Foreign Policy"

Nov 15, 2005
NOVEMBER 2005--Wilson Center Senior Scholar John Sewell Provides Perspective on Fighting Poverty

Discovering Russia: Totma Released by Tri Kvadrata Publishers

Nov 15, 2005
Totma: Architectural Heritage in Photographs has recently been published by the "Tri Kvadrata" publishers in Moscow with the support of the Kennan Institute. This will be the first of a series of books examining the architecture of towns in Russia.

Woodrow Wilson Award for Corporate Citizenship received by Lorenzo Zambrano

Nov 15, 2005
Lorenzo Zambrano, Chairman and CEO of CEMEX, received the Woodrow Wilson Award on November 15, 2005 in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon.

World's Largest Gathering of Africa Scholars to Discuss Politics, Health

Nov 14, 2005
African Studies Association Convenes 2,000 Scholars and Policymakers in Washington, DC to Examine Continent's History and Future

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.