International economics Articles

War, Trade and Utopia

Economic interdependence leads to peace, say the globalizers. Think again, and examine the U.S.-Chinese connection.

Mexico's Wasted Chance

How Vicente Fox squandered his revolution and what it means for the future.

A New Forum for Peace

A proposal for transforming the six-party talks on North Korea into a security system for northeast Asia.

The Freedom Crusade, Revisited

Leslie H. Gelb, Daniel Pipes, Robert W. Merry and Joseph S. Nye offer their reactions to Robert W. Tucker and David Hendrickson on the Bush Doctrine.

Finding the Lost Peace

Arafat's death opened a real window for peace--but it won't stay open for long.

Seoul Searching

Fall 2005 Asia Supplement: The Rise of the Chinese Multinationals

China is no longer just a destination for foreign direct investment--it is the home for Asia's new multinationals.

The Case for 'Integration'

You can't beat everyone. Make them join you.

A Tale of Three Cities

Despite the obvious obstacles, the signs of democracy are encouraging in Kabul, Beirut and Cairo.

Understanding Saddam

Explaining Saddam's motivations could be an asset for dealing with other tyrants.

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April 18, 2014