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Chile como potencia alimentaria y el desafío chino

Sep 18, 2014
Latin American Global Fellow Jorge Heine, who was recently appointed as Chile's ambassador to China, is the author of this article about the expansion of food exports from Chile to China. This article is in Spanish.

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Preserving Cold War History through Dialogue

Aug 19, 2003
Centerpoint talks with Keith Allen, a historian and author, who spent the summer at the Wilson Center helping the Cold War International History Project plan a conference on Cold War commemoration, that will take place in September.

Should Global Poverty Be Considered a U.S. National Security Issue?

Aug 08, 2003
Noted analysts Vincent Ferraro, Carol Lancaster, Per Pinstrup-Andersen, Jeffrey D. Sachs, and John Sewell answer the question in commentaries for the Environmental Change and Security Project's ECSP Report. The next issue of ECSP Report will be released in October.

Succeeding in Iraq

Aug 04, 2003
The U.S. is now engaged in the difficult and complex task of winning the peace in Iraq. In this commentary, former Indiana Congressman and Wilson Center Director Lee Hamilton outlines areas where the U.S. should focus its efforts, and appeal for international cooperation.

Teaching the New Cold War History

Aug 01, 2003
The history of the Cold War and its legacy are critical for today's students' understanding of modern global history and current affairs. To assist high school teachers in educating their students about this important period in history, the Center's Cold War International History Project teamed up with George Washington University and other Cold War experts last month for the second summer institute for teachers.

Report on the Summer Institute on Conducting Archival Research By Sutayut Osornprasop (Cambridge University)

Aug 01, 2003
Sutayut Osornprasop, a PhD student at Cambridge University and one of the participants at the institute, reports on his experience during the two-day institute June 4-5.

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.