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Director Quoted in EarthSky Blog

Jul 28, 2008
JULY 2008 - Dr. Jennifer Turner comments on the potential longer term impacts of the Green Olympics

Dialogue Interview with Frederick Burkle

Jul 23, 2008
July 2008 – Frederick Burkle, Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar, describes the security and medical support measures needed in the wake of complex emergencies.

Will Beijing's Car Ban Clear the Air? Predictions Are Hazy

Jul 23, 2008
The Chinese capital is taking half its cars off the road, but coal-burning could sully its efforts. The China Environment Forum reports on the impacts of the country's automotive use.

Consumption and Social Change in a Post-Soviet Middle Class

Jul 23, 2008
New Book Published by Woodrow Wilson Center Press Examines Changes in Middle-Class Identity Formation in Russia