As Russian actions in Syria and Ukraine challenge US leadership around the globe, Vladimir Kara-Murza provides his vital perspective on the drivers of Putin’s foreign and domestic policy.
AEI’s new defense report, “To Rebuild America’s Military”, provides a plan for ensuring that the men and women of the armed forces are strong enough to defend their country and have what they need to accomplish their missions.
This seminar will examine the causes of the recent Chinese slowdown and address whether it is a temporary setback or the deflation of real estate and investment bubbles, with worse to come.
Robert Gordon and Joel Mokyr give differing takes on the state of American innovation.
Fixing schools is at the top of most cities’ priority lists. “Measuring Up: Educational Improvement and Opportunity in 50 Cities,” released today by the Center on Reinventing Public Education, provides city leaders with a tool, and a dose of hope, in that effort.
Global powers don’t pivot: America needs a military with the capacity and capabilities to simultaneously protect its interests in Europe, East Asia, and the Middle East.
The US military is currently performing a juggling act that could come crashing down in the event of a significant contingency. We must appraise its current state to understand how to move forward.
Sponsors play a crucial role in Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous. Why not create a similar support mechanism – “vaping sponsors” – to help people quit smoking?
Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) sits down with AEI’s Jim Talent to discuss what the next administration needs to do to rebuild America’s military, guided by a new report from AEI’s Marilyn Ware Center for Security Studies.
The U.S. military needs a “three-theater” construct to address geopolitical realities and allow for flexible and effective force planning.
Russia now has a major airbase in Syria and could soon add to its growing Middle East presence. Will Russia answer the call to strike ISIS in Iraq, if the West does not?
AEI President Arthur Brooks discusses the ability of conservatism to bring people out of poverty.