Wilson Center News

Analysis of President Obama’s announcement regarding the release of Alan Gross and the future of U.S.-Cuba relations

Dec 31, 2014
The announcement by President Obama of the release of U.S. contractor Alan Gross together with a long-imprisoned intelligence asset is welcome news. Their incarceration, along with the even greater numbers of Cubans who have been jailed in Cuba for trying to exercise their rights to freedom of speech and assembly, has long been a stumbling block in the relationship.

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Wilson Center Fellow Examines Neoliberal Reforms in Africa

Feb 18, 2004
The reasons behind the failure of neoliberal reforms to take hold in much of Africa are not as simple as some scholars suggest. Neoliberal reform has varied "widely and wildly" across the continent, Fellow Anne Pitcher argues, and is a complicated process that is a product of the interaction of political leaders and social forces.

Working Papers now downloadable

Feb 17, 2004
Many working papers are now available as printable documents. See our Documents & Papers section to download copies. More coming soon!

New book on Argentina - US relations available for download

Feb 17, 2004
Argentina - United States Bilateral Relations: An Historical Perspective and Future Challenges is now available as a .pdf file. This publication contains edited versions of presentations made at a March 3, 2003 meeting in Buenos Aires. To learn more and download the document, visit the publications page of the Argentina @ The Wilson Center's website.

Bulgarian Section of Voice of America Will Be Closed

Feb 16, 2004
Article, Gradski vestnik (Bulgarian Newspaper)

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.