Analysis Archive

West German Chancellor Helmut Kohl with East German President Hans Modrow and the mayors of East and West Berlin at the opening of the Brandenburg Gate in December 1989.
11(3) Tenth Anniversary 1989, Analysis, Eastern Europe, Europe, Perspectives, Politics, Security, Western Europe

A Challenge for the Future: East-West Relations and Arms Control

This article was originally published in the May 1989 issue of the Harvard International Review. At the end of the 1980s, East-West relations are characterized...
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19(1) Winter 1997, East Asia, Eastern Europe, Economics, North America, Perspectives, Politics, Western Europe

A Capital Century: Thoughts on the Triumphant Model

This article first appeared in the Winter 1997 issue of the Harvard International Review. Adam Smith has won his protracted boxing match with Karl...
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14(4) Summer 1992, Economics, North America, Perspectives

Voodoo Curse: Exorcising the Legacy of Reaganomics

This article first appeared in the Summer 1992 issue of the Harvard International Review. The election of the Reagan-Bush ticket in 1980 brought drastic...
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16(3) Summer 1994, Economics, Perspectives, Politics, Western Europe

The New Italian Miracle: Disaffection and Political Upheaval in Italy

This article first appeared in the Summer 1994 issue of the Harvard International Review. For decades, Italy was one of the most stable democracies...
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19(1) Winter 1997, Analysis, Europe, North America, Perspectives, Politics, Security, Western Europe

Arsenal of Discretion: Responsible Arms Transfer Policy

This article was originally published in the Winter 1997 issue of the Harvard International Review. As the United States adjusts to the post-Cold War...
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05(7) May/Jun 1983, Americas, Analysis, Europe, Interviews, Politics, Science & Technology

My Planet, ‘Tis of Thee

Isaac Asimov gave his views on what he envisions of the world at the end of the millennium in the June 1983 issue of the...
Oct. 28, 2013
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37(2) Winter 2016, Americas, Health, North America, Perspectives

The Kids Are All Right: Good News From the Dismal Science About Our Children

American parents may be more terrified than ever before that they will make errors that will have long-term negative impacts on their children. In...
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Africa, Americas, Asia, Central America, Eastern Europe, Economics, Europe, Middle East, Perspectives, Politics, South America, Western Europe

Liberalization and Democratization: How the World Can Modernize

This article was originally published in the Summer 1992 issue of the Harvard International Review. During the past twenty years, two great tidal waves...
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37(2) Winter 2016, Analysis, Eastern Europe, Europe, Global Notebook, Human Rights, Politics

Another Forgotten War: The Lack of a Western Response to the Ukrainian Conflict

From accusations that the Kremlin ordered the hacks of the Democratic National Convention servers to condemnations of ruthless Russian airstrikes on rebel-held Aleppo, there...
A Russian tank participates in military exercises in 2013. Photo via kremlin.ru, CC BY-SA 4.0.
Blog, Eastern Europe, Europe, Perspectives, Politics, Security

The Nuclear Fallout of Trump’s Possible Détente with Putin

While the new US administration should be looking for areas of cooperation with Russia where possible, it should do so without compromising the United...