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NAFTA at 10
Wilson Center Sponsors Conference Celebrating Tenth Anniversary of the Historic Trade Agreement

Nov 27, 2002
Ten years ago, President George H.W. Bush, Prime Minister Brian Mulroney, and President Carlos Salinas de Gortari initialed the North American Free Trade Agreement. During this two-day conference, these leaders and other distinguished panelists will discuss the impact of NAFTA on trade, globalization, and further integration of North America.

Civil Society to be Focus of New Scholarship Program

Nov 26, 2002
A new scholarship program launched by the Corporation for National and Community Service and the Wilson Center will enhance our understanding of the connection between civil society, nonprofits, volunteerism and public policy.

The Future Dances on a Pin's Head
Nanotechnology: Will it be a boon -- or kill us all?

Nov 26, 2002
This commentary by Julia A. Moore,Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar, appeared in the Los Angeles Times.

Wilson Center Addresses Issues of NATO and EU Enlargement

Nov 20, 2002
To address the historic changes and challenges surrounding NATO enlargement and EU expansion, the East European Studies program, together with the Stanley Foundation, has organized a two-phased project titled "Enlarging the Euro-Atlantic Space: Problems and Prospects for Northeastern and Southeastern Europe."

Wilson Center Launches New Site

Nov 18, 2002
On November 18, 2002, the Center unveiled a greatly improved presence on the World Wide Web, dramatically extending the reach and impact of the Center's programs, publications, and meetings.


The Wilson Quarterly

Four Decades of Classic Essays

WQ Winter 2014 Issue Cover

Essays by Mario Varga Llosa, Andrew J. Bacevich, Jean Bethke Elshtain, and others.


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.