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Kennan Institute Receives $4.3 million Grant for CASE Program

Aug 12, 2002
The two-year grant was awarded by the Carnegie Corporation in continued support for the initiative that has established eight Centers for Advanced Study and Education (CASEs) in regional Russian universities.

China is Building a Great Wall around its GM Crops.

Aug 09, 2002
In this recent commentary, Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar Julia Moore says that if China maintains its ambiguous biotech policies, its efforts to develop and eventually export biotechnology products could be severely limited.

Charity or Terrorism?

Aug 08, 2002
Op-ed on Gujarat Violence Provokes Heated Comment Robert M. Hathaway, director of the Wilson Center's Asia Program, recently published an op-ed in The Hindu suggesting the need for an official investigation into U.S. fund-raising efforts by groups implicated in the communal violence that wracked India earlier this year. Hathaway's article has triggered a number of heated replies, some of which are reprinted with the article. Read the op-ed and the responses to it. Others wishing to enter this debate may do so by emailing their comments to asia@wwic.si.edu Selected responses that help promote serious discussion of these issues will be posted on this website.


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.