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Transforming Industrial Regions of North America and Europe: Opportunity and Imperative

Interactives
Coauthors

This report summarizes the Transforming Industrial Regions of North America and Europe symposium, including strategies to rebuild economies and stem antidemocratic populism.

An aerial view of a power plant at night, with the moon in the background
Global Cities

Americans Want to Defend Taiwan. The Pentagon’s Budget Should, Too

In the News
Defense One
Chet Lee

To meet the public demand to compete with China, “the Defense Department needs the budget required to do it,” writes Chet Lee in Defense One.

U.S. Navy Lt. Kristin Hope, from Ogden, Utah, signals to launch an F/A-18E Super Hornet from Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 195 from the flight deck
Janweb B. Lagazo
Defense and Security

Africa Will Test Biden’s Democracy Approach

In the News
the Chicago Tribune
Elizabeth Shackelford

In Africa, “supplying and supporting abusive security forces often directly undermines democracy,” writes Elizabeth Shackelford in the Chicago Tribune.

Smoke billowing from a street in Kampala after an explosion.
Reuters
US Foreign Policy

Americans Support Infrastructure Investment

BLOG
Running Numbers by Dina Smeltz

Public support for the 2021 infrastructure bill breaks across party lines and may miss the connection to US competitiveness.

A crowd of White House officials surround President Joe Biden, watching as he signs the bill.
Reuters
Public Opinion

Public Support for AUKUS Relationships despite Backlash

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Running Numbers by Colin Wolff

The AUKUS submarine deal was strongly condemned by China and France, but will likely enjoy broad support among US and Australian publics.

A breached submarine traveling above the water's surface.
YURI RAMSEY
Public Opinion

Shocks, Shortages, and Solutions in the Green Energy Era

Podcast
Deep Dish Podcast

In the last few months, Europe's natural gas prices tripled, the United States' gasoline prices hit a seven year high, and energy shortages in China and India caused blackouts and factory shutdowns. Can the world actually move away from fossil fuels?

Wind energy in the US
REUTERS
Energy

Time for a National Strategy on Food

In the News
The Hill
Coauthors

Ertharin Cousin and Dan Glickman write in the Hill how the US economy, public health, and hunger rates all demand a comprehensive plan on food and nutrition.

View down a grocery aisle from the front of an empty grocery cart.
Reuters
Food and Agriculture

Connecting Foreign Policy Issues to Average Americans

In the News
The Confluence
Elizabeth Shackelford

“The American public is actually very heavily in favor of American global engagement,” Elizabeth Shackelford tells NPR's the Confluence.

View of Pittsburgh at sunset near a bridge.
Matt Evans
Public Opinion

Climate Change—The Biggest US Security Threat?

Podcast
Deep Dish Podcast

While framing climate change as a national security threat isn’t new, recent reports argue when it comes to security planning, climate is the central concern, not a peripheral issue.

Icebergs melt near Greenland
REUTERS
Climate and the Environment

Joe Manchin: The Voice of Moderate Democrats? Or a Party Outlier?

BLOG
Running Numbers by Coauthors

As President Biden heads to the UN climate summit, one Senator has gutted his plans for clean energy reform.

Reuters
Climate and the Environment