Economics

Bullish on Democracy

Contrary to covnventional wisdom, foreign direct investment by multinational corporations has bolstered transitions to democracy--more so, it turns out, than official development aid.

Minxin PeiMerritt Lyon

All the Way

Vladimir Putin's vision of Russia's place in the real new world order offers a prospect of genuine Russian-American alliance. George W. Bush should pursue it.

Robert Legvold

End of an Affair?

A tale of Mexican-American romance and disappointment, with proposals preferred to save a friendship.

Robert S. Leiken

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