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For the odds of a recession to have gone up to 1 in 3 is noteworthy, but it still means it’s quite possible that we’ll get through the year without one.
All sanctions are means to an end, rather than ends in themselves, but it is still unclear whether economic pressure on its own is enough to alter Beijing’s behavior.
Experiences of discrimination by state institutions, such as the police, negatively affect the public’s understanding of the government and, consequently, society at large.
Diplomacy

Diplomacy ResearchRSS

Workers dismantle the Belt and Road Forum logo next to the “Golden Bridge of Silk Road” structure outside the media center as leaders are attending the round table summit of the Belt and Road Forum chaired by Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing, Saturday, April 27, 2019

AP Photo/Andy Wong

The purpose of this paper is to analyze how China’s new power is reaching Europe, the challenges that it poses, and the European responses to this new reality. This process has to be examined in the context of the current strategic competition between China and the U.S. and its reflection on the transatlantic relationship.

Diplomacy Experts

Robert M. Danin

Robert M. Danin

Senior Fellow, Future of Diplomacy Project

Amand Sloat

Amanda Sloat

Fellow, Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship

Fidel Sendagorta

Fidel Sendagorta

Former Rafael del Pino-MAEC Fellow, Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship

Energy & Environment

Energy & Environment ResearchRSS

As numerous studies have made strikingly clear, climate change is increasing much more rapidly than anticipated and its negative impacts are becoming more and more visible around the world. From the escalating extremity of weather events, severe droughts and wildfires, to melting glaciers, rising sea levels, and disastrous floods, climate change is already harming humans and our ecosystems in a myriad of ways. 

Energy & Environment Experts

Henry Lee

Henry Lee

Director, Environment and Natural Resources Program; Co-Principal Investigator, Energy Technology Innovation Policy; Member of the Board, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs; Senior Lecturer in Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School; Faculty Affiliate, Middle East Initiative

Cristine Russell

Cristine Russell

Senior Fellow, Environment and Natural Resources Program

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Halla Hrund Logadóttir

Fellow, Environment and Natural Resources Program ; Co-Founder, Arctic Initiative ; Co-Director, Arctic Initiative

Science & Technology

Science & Technology ResearchRSS

A doctor examines a magnetic resonance image on a computer screen

AP/Mark Schiefelbein

The authors recommend that the United States should increase funding for AI research and  continue to treat it as an open scientific endeavor. Surveillance is no justification for machine learning, and real progress in AI does not need it.

Science & Technology Experts

Kelly Sims Gallagher

Kelly Sims Gallagher

Member of the Board, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

William C. Clark

William C. Clark

Member of the Board, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs; Faculty Chair, Environment and Natural Resources Program; Harvey Brooks Professor of International Science, Public Policy, and Human Development; Area Chair, HKS International and Global Affairs

Joel Clement

Joel Clement

Senior Fellow, Arctic Initiative

Security

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Security Experts

John S. Park

John S. Park

Faculty Affiliate, Project on Managing the Atom; Director, Korea Project

Dara Kay Cohen

Dara Kay Cohen

Associate Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School; Faculty, International Security Program; Member of the Board, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

Mariana Budjeryn

Mariana Budjeryn

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, International Security Program and Project on Managing the Atom