1 Feb 2011
Crisis Watch, Nr. 90
Author: International Crisis Group
International Crisis Group
This issue of CrisisWatch summarizes developments during the month of January 2011 in some 70 situations of ongoing or potential conflict.
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The Gains From Trade
Author: Mark Weisbrot, Jake Johnston
Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR)
In recent years there have been steps toward further economic and political integration in South America.
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Endgame for the West in Afghanistan?
Author: Charles A Miller
Strategic Studies Institute of the US Army War College (SSI)
This monograph contends that while most of these factors have played a role to some extent, the main reason why the Afghan war has lost support among the public of the main participating countries is the combination of mounting casualties along with ...
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Walking Kenya Back from the Brink
Author: Michael Kniss
Center for International and Security Studies at Maryland (CISSM)
The paper will proceed by outlining US interests in Kenyan stability, providing a brief overview of the conflict, and discussing the underlying causes of the violence.
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