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World Review: When Biden Met Xi, Russia Threatens Europe, and COP26 at Home

PAST EVENT VIDEO
World Review

Every Friday, Ivo Daalder talks with reporters from some of the world’s leading media outlets to get their perspectives on emerging global stories, and how they might unfold.

President Biden meets with President Xi Jinping
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World Review: Poland-Belarus Border, Xi's Power, and Ukraine Trouble Brews

PAST EVENT VIDEO
World Review

Every Friday, Ivo Daalder talks with reporters from some of the world’s leading media outlets to get their perspectives on emerging global stories and how they might unfold.

Poland-Belarus Border
REUTERS

Commentary & Analysis

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

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

Research

2021 Chicago Council Survey

RESEARCH
Public Opinion Survey by Coauthors

While the Biden administration seems to understand where Americans stand on China and domestic renewal to support global competitiveness, the data disproves their assumptions that Americans are skeptical about trade and weary of US global engagement and leadership.

Middle Class Homes
iStock
Public Opinion

US, Japan, and South Korea Coordination Key to Competing in Southeast Asia

RESEARCH
Report by Coauthors

In picking fronts that offer the paths of least resistance, trilateral cooperation will maximize the presence of all three countries in ASEAN, maintaining balance in the region and making collective progress toward economic and development goals.

Ships from the United States and Jpa
US Navy
Defense and Security