United States Publications

Keystone XL Isn't the Only Planned Pipeline in Canada

Nov 02, 2014
Canada currently exports 99% of it's oil to the United States. Pipeline infrastructure is at capacity. This has resulted in various proposals to get Canadian oil to new markets.

TPP and the Political Economy of U.S.-Japan Trade Negotiations

Oct 23, 2014
Japan may no longer be the economic threat it once was, but tensions with the United States still prevail over trade, most notably in pushing forward with the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement. While a successful conclusion to the 12-member nation trade pact would reap in great rewards for the global economy, the politics of trade in both Washington and Tokyo present formidable barriers that will likely take several years to overcome.

Dairy Policy in Canada and the United States

Oct 22, 2014
Issue seventeen

In Search of Arctic Energy

Oct 16, 2014
After reviewing hydrcarbon markets as well as the challenges to Arctic exploration and product expansion, this report examines the best practices that can be derived from the experiences of other countries such as Russia and Norway.

Now for the Hard Part: Renewing Regional Cooperation on Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience

Sep 22, 2014
Even before NAFTA and 9/11, the United States, Canada, and Mexico all recognized the need to secure critical infrastructure and to collaborate with their continental neighbors in doing so. This paper identifies challenges to critical infrastructure security and resilience (CISR) among the countries and provides recommendations for going forward.

Історія американської освіти

Aug 20, 2014
Сім характерних рис роблять цю роботу з історії освіти унікальною, нагальною і надихаючою. По-перше, у кожному розділі Джейнс дуже старанно показує як розвивалася освіта у ширшому контексті американської та світової історії. По-друге, читач познайомиться з викладом історії, який опирається на первинні джерела, зокрема в книзі використовуються листи та інші документи починаючи з 17 століття і до найважливіших сучасних свідоцтв.
The Euromissile Crisis and the End of the Cold War, edited by Leopoldo Nuti, Frédéric Bozo, Marie-Pierre Rey, and Bernd Rother

The Euromissile Crisis and the End of the Cold War

Jul 31, 2014
The Euromissile Crisis and the End of the Cold War explores the origins, unfolding, and consequences of the crisis surrounding the proposed deployment of new generations of nuclear missile delivery systems across Eastern and Western Europe in the later years of the Cold War.

Governance of Regional Transit Systems

Jul 28, 2014
After reviewing the history, structure, and challenges of three regional transit agencies in Washington, D.C., New York City, and Toronto, this report examines the governance arrangements of each in relation to widely accepted principles of good governance.

Creating a Research Agenda for the Ecological Implications of Synthetic Biology

Jun 24, 2014
This report presents a set of key research areas to guide the study of the potential ecological impacts of synthetic biology.

Dawn of the Smart City? Perspectives From New York, Ahmedabad, São Paulo, and Beijing

Jun 13, 2014
Four essays present perspectives on the ideas behind smart cities from New York, Ahmedabad, São Paulo, and Beijing.