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Assessing the Effectiveness of U.S. Sanctions

Apr 28, 2015
Whenever a nation acts in ways that threaten international norms and stability, it’s not long before someone is calling for sanctions in response. But are sanctions effective? Meg Lundsager and William Pomeranz discuss the impact, effectiveness, and consequences of U.S. sanctions past and present.

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ECSP Launches Two Expert Meeting Series on Environmental Conflict; PHE

Jan 03, 2008
JANUARY 2008—Events Will Explore Links Between Conflict, Natural Resources, Health; Future of Integrated Population-Health-Environment Projects

Fellow Compares Parties, Patronage in Latin America

Jan 02, 2008
Wilson Center Fellow Frances Hagopian has surveyed hundreds of legislators in four Latin American countries. She is comparing and contrasting political representation, particularly how political parties address constituent preferences, in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Mexico.

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.