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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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Mexican Migrant Civic and Political Participation Webpage

Feb 01, 2007
Click here for webpage that provides academic studies, press, analyses and commentary on Mexican migrant civic participation in the United States and the current debate on immigration legislation.

Former U.S. Representative Sherwood Boehlert Joins Wilson Center

Jan 30, 2007
JANUARY 2007—Public Policy Scholar Looks Back at 25 Years in Congress

Why are we afraid to talk?

Jan 29, 2007
Former Congressman and co-chair of the Iraq Study Group Lee Hamilton explains why the United States should pursue diplomacy with Syria and Iran.

One-Stop Resource on the 2006 Mexican Elections

Jan 29, 2007
Information on the 2006 Mexican election including key headlines, news summaries, analysis, and polls.

Former Wilson Center Scholar Proposes Environmental Pathways to Peace in Africa

Jan 26, 2007
JANUARY 2007--New Policy Briefs Address Environmental Cooperation in Great Lakes Region, Nile Basin

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.