The Predictive Power of Demography
October 11, 2018 History suggests the conventional wisdom about demographics and national power may be wrong.

What We’re Reading: Horror Stories, Soviet Journeys
October 9, 2018 Weekly reviews of what’s on our bookshelves.

China’s Unity in the Face of a Trade War
October 4, 2018 The economic cost is likely tolerable, but there’s a bigger issue at stake.

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Daily Memo: A Race for Influence in the Eastern Mediterranean, a New Standard for US Trade Deals
October 13, 2018 All the news worth knowing today.

A New Route From Asia to Europe
October 12, 2018 Last month, Maersk, one of the world’s largest logistics firms, sailed a cargo ship from Asia to Europe through a ...
Daily Memo: A Pastor in Turkey, a Rift in the Orthodox Church, Migrants in Spain
October 12, 2018 All the news worth knowing today.

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Daily Memo: Pressure on China, Sanctions Relief in North Korea
October 11, 2018 All the news worth knowing today.

Daily Memo: Competition in the Black Sea, Tensions in Israel, Security in Mexico
October 10, 2018 All the news worth knowing today.

Merkel: Germany Should Emulate Asia
October 10, 2018 The German chancellor has suggested that increasing corporate mergers could help European companies compete globally.
US-Israel Relations: A Return of Agency
October 10, 2018 U.S. and Israeli interests have diverged since the Cold War ended, but they are now bending back toward a similar ...

Daily Memo: Global Economic Woes, China’s Veterans, Ukraine’s Conflict
October 9, 2018 All the news worth knowing today.
In Yemen, Cracks in the Saudi Alliance Begin to Show
October 9, 2018 The UAE doesn’t need a unified Yemen to secure its interests, but Saudi Arabia does.

Why Brazil’s Election Won’t End Its Political Crisis
October 8, 2018 The results of the first-round vote confirm that the crisis is far from over.

Daily Memo: Tokyo's Quiet Resurgence, Washington's Trade Coalition
October 6, 2018 All the news worth knowing today.
Bolivia Remains Landlocked
October 5, 2018 The International Criminal Court in The Hague ruled this week against Bolivia’s claim that Chile must negotiate access to the ...
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The World in 2018

Dec. 15, 2017 The dysfunction that will characterize the year has a decade’s worth of momentum behind it.

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