Wilson Center News

Iran and the Bomb: Why the U.S. Can’t Ride the Iranian Tiger

May 01, 2015
"The Obama Administration believes it can use a nuclear agreement with Iran to ride and even domesticate the Persian tiger, harnessing its expansionist instincts to serve American interests. That’s not likely," writes Aaron David Miller.

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Discovering Russia: Cherdyn Released by Tri Kvadrata Publishers

Sep 15, 2007
Cherdyn: Architectural Heritage in Photographs has recently been published by the "Tri Kvadrata" publishers in Moscow with the support of the Kennan Institute.

Guide to River Flow Management Published in Chinese

Sep 10, 2007
SEPTEMBER 2007 - IUCN The World Conservation Union publishes "Flow - the Essentials of Environmental Flows"

Environmental Health Project Research Brief Translated into Chinese

Sep 07, 2007
SEPTEMBER 2007 - "Aquaculture and Environmental Health" is now available on the web in simplified Chinese

Understanding North Korea

Sep 04, 2007
The Western world knows little about the leadership and political system of North Korea, a nation high on the world's radar. By disseminating newly obtained archival materials and conducting conferences, the Wilson Center's North Korea International Documentation Project works to help fill this informational void.

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.