Middle income countries collectively represent an approximately $35 trillion marketplace. READ MORE

U.S. trade policy with the 106 Middle Income Countries (MICs) is not moving ahead and the policies of bilateralism are not being instituted. There are a number of steps to promote U.S. trade with MICs that should be undertaken urgently in order for U.S. READ MORE

Leading voices in international development will be joining the Stimson Center for a roundtable to discuss and identify opportunities, challenges, and policy recommendations for U.S. READ MORE

October 20, 2017 | Stimson Spotlight | Losing Friends Wholesale

Last week was a Trifecta in terms of the U.S. undermining friendships. First there was the pullout from UNESCO over old grips long resolved. (Disclosure, I was once a Senior Advisor in that entity.) Next was President Trump’s castigating of poor Puerto Rico, which will hardly endear the U.S. READ MORE

On Friday, September 8 at Stimson, in an event co-sponsored with the Center for Global Development, Arunabha Ghosh (Founding CEO of the New Delhi-based Council on Energy, Environment, and Water) and Richard Ponzio (Director of Stimson’s Just Security 2020 Program) la READ MORE

Over time, the United States and other wealthy governments have designed and operated institutions and bilateral programs to engage effectively the extreme ends of the global wealth spectrum. READ MORE

February 22, 2017 | Resources
January 17, 2017 | Stimson Spotlight

Editor’s note: This analysis is part of 2017 Presidential Inbox — an ongoing Stimson Center series examining the major global challenges and opportunities the Trump administration faces during its first 100 days in office.  READ MORE