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In the News

Rising prices and job losses are the two most direct ways an economy inflicts pain on the average citizen.

with Robert J. Barrovia
Tuesday, May 13, 2008

Rising prices and job losses are the two most direct ways an economy inflicts pain on the average citizen...

In the News

India's disarmament drive

with George P. Shultz, William J. Perryvia Australian
Monday, May 12, 2008

TEN years ago yesterday, India jolted the world with nuclear bomb tests and public outpourings of national pride, prompting Pakistan to do the same...

In the News

Advice for the Nuclear Abolitionists

with George P. Shultz, William J. Perryvia Weekly Standard
Monday, May 12, 2008

As for the argument that these measures might allow the United States to come to global nonproliferation issues from the moral high ground--having shown it is serious about reducing its own stock of nuclear weapons--the reality is that neither Russia nor China (let alone India, Pakistan, or Israel) is ever likely to give up its nuclear arsenal entirely...

In the News

The Rise in the Price of Oil

by Gary S. Beckervia Becker-Posner Blog
Sunday, May 11, 2008

The run-up in the world price of oil during the past several years, and especially the rapid climb during the last few weeks to over $120 per barrel, has fueled predictions that the price will reach $200 a barrel in the rather near future...

Analysis and Commentary

The New New World

by Josef Joffevia New York Times
Sunday, May 11, 2008

Every 20 years or so, the end of America is nigh - ever since the 18th century when, in France, the Comte de Buffon fingered the country as a den of degeneracy while Abbé Raynal slammed its cultural poverty: America had not yet produced "one good poet, one able mathematician, one man of genius."...

In the News

Fareed Zakaria Is So Po-Am

with Niall Fergusonvia Bostonist
Friday, May 9, 2008

Fareed Zakaria’s new book, The Post-American World, deals with “the rise of the rest,” the great successes that traditionally poorer and less powerful nations (particularly India and China) have achieved in the past few decades...

In the News

Learning from Russia's Mistakes in Afghanistan

with Paul R. Gregoryvia Globalist
Wednesday, May 7, 2008

During a nine-year war, 620,000 Soviet troops served in Afghanistan...

Analysis and Commentary

Israel at 60: World's worst neighbourhood

by Daniel Pipesvia National Post (Canada)
Tuesday, May 6, 2008

Two religiously identified new states emerged from the shards of the British empire in the aftermath of the Second World War...

In the News

Tales from the Secret Soviet Archives

with Paul R. Gregoryvia Globalist
Tuesday, May 6, 2008

On Christmas Day 1979, U.S. intelligence detected waves of Soviet military aircraft flying into Afghanistan...

In the News

Brazil Government To Auction Rice in An Attempt To Stabilise The Price

with Gary S. Beckervia Brazil Economy Watch (Blog)
Monday, May 5, 2008

Brazil's state-owned National Supplies Co. will auction 55,000 metric tons of rice today, the country's ministry of agriculture said yesterday...