Wilson Center News

Raising Mexico's minimum wage

Aug 27, 2014
A debate has recently emerged regarding the issue of raising Mexico’s minimum wage. Proponents call attention to the fact that the minimum wage is much lower than other countries in Latin America. Others fear an increase in the minimum wage would spark inflation and warn that this debate is used as a distraction from the real issue of increasing productivity.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

"Is Anybody Listening? The Impact of Global Environmental Politics Research"

Apr 12, 2004
ECSP Director Geoff Dabelko participated in a roundtable discussion at the International Studies Association's annual conference in Montreal.

US Seeks Major Military Base on United Cyprus

Apr 10, 2004
Article, Asia Times

The 9-11 Commission Hearings

Apr 09, 2004
Radio Interview with John Sitilides, Crux of the Matter with Phil Duncan

NATO Base Planning in Bulgaria

Apr 08, 2004
Radio Interview with John Sitilides, Deutsche Welle - Bulgaria

Experts Discuss NOVA's Earth Day Episode "World in the Balance" Airing April 20 on PBS

Apr 08, 2004
Lester Brown, Joel Cohen, Shanti Conly, and the producers Paula Apsell and Linda Harrar discussed stories from NOVA's new episode.

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.