Wilson Center News

Another Mexican Utopia: Building a Merit-Based Society

Apr 24, 2015
In this Expert Take, Arturo Franco discusses the benefits of creating a merit-based society in Mexico. This view is presented as an alternate "Mexican Utopia" to the one portrayed in Luis Rubio's recently published book "A Mexican Utopia: The Rule of Law is Possible."

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New Podcasts and Newsletter Look to the Future of Nanotechnology

Apr 26, 2007
Given the incredible promise of the fast emerging field—and the billions in public and private investment that it has attracted—the Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies has launched a series of newsletters and podcasts focused on progress toward exciting applications on the horizon of nanotechnology.

First Pearl River Air Quality Check Conducted by Civic Exchange

Apr 25, 2007
APRIL 2007 - Civic Exchange, led by February CEF speaker Christine Loh, publishes 2006 Air Quality Report

CEF's Coordinator Quoted on China's Growing Illegal Timber Exports

Apr 23, 2007
APRIL 2007 - CEF's Coordinator Jennifer Turner Quoted in VOA Story on China's Growing Illegal Timber Exports

Yale University Conference: The State of Mexico's Democracy: Obstacles to Consolidation

Apr 23, 2007
On Tuesday, May 1st, Yale University will host a conference on "The State of Mexico's Democracy: Obstacles to Consolidation" in New Haven, Connecticut.

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.