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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CEF's Partner in U.S.AID-supported China Environmental Health Project Receives 4 Million Yuan Grant

Jan 09, 2007
JANUARY 2007 - A grant from the Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) will enhance Southwest University of China's Work to Ameliorate Karst Water and Soil Resource Problems

China Environmental Health Project Highlighted in China Watch News Story on Water Problems in China

Jan 09, 2007
JANUARY 2007 - CEF Coordinator Quoted in China Watch Article

Former Wilson Center Scholar Kameri-Mbote Outlines Path to Peace in Africa's Great Lakes Region

Jan 08, 2007
JANUARY 2007—New Issue Brief Advocates Environmental Cooperation

Balance of Powers: The President and National Security

Jan 05, 2007
"When there is pressing need for the executive branch to act decisively and quickly on security concerns, it's the very time when individual rights can be put at greatest risk," said Scott Matheson, a law professor at the University of Utah and currently a Wilson Center public policy scholar.

Competing in the Global Marketplace

Jan 05, 2007
Is America excelling in the global marketplace? A series of Wilson Center conferences is exploring growing global challenges as European and Asian competitors invest to build a comparative advantage in high-tech goods and services.

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.