Sat. July 02, 2016 Get Published  Get Alerts
HOME  |LOGIN
ABOUT | CONTACT US | SUPPORT US
ASIA/PACIFIC/CENTRAL/NORTH ASIA/SRI LANKA
IA FORUM ARTICLES
The Influence of Regional State Actors in Afghanistan’s Political Stability

Report explores the influence of regional state actors in Afghanistan’s political stability post-2001, focusing on armed extremism and the Afghan opium economy as the two primary factors of instability. By Aidan Parkes. (06/06/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Could Hong Kong Pretend to an Optimistic Democratic Future vis-à-vis China?

What's behind the uprising of a newly politicized youth in Hong Kong?  By Aine O’Mahony and Elodie Pichon. (05/04/2016)

Comments (1) | Add Comment Twitter Like
The Korean Issue Today

The Cold War and hopes for progressing on the Korea issue today.  By Prof. Giancarlo Elia Valori. (05/05/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Hungry of Hungary – One (Senti)Mental Journey

Comparing Indonesia and Hungary, and Victor Orban's policies. By Julia Suryakusuma. (04/28/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Privacy I(n)t Context

Privacy has long been protected, but will face a new dimension of protection for the generations to come. By Dr. Jasna Cošabic. (04/26/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
IA Forum Interview: Prof. James B. Hathaway discusses migration and international law

In this excerpt from the latest issue of International Affairs Forum, Professor James B. Hathaway discusses the current migrant crisis and international law. Interview by Katherine Lugo. (03/22/2016) 

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Migration and Statelessness: New Issue of International Affairs Forum Now Available

The new issue of International Affairs Forum is now available. It focuses on Migration and Statelessness, with interviews and essays from a myriad of contributors from around the world, spanning academia to practitioners.  

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Terrorist threat in Central Asia. One problem, different approaches

Attention to terrorism and ISIS has been growing in relation to the Russian involvement in the Syrian war and the risk of a “contagion” that, from North Africa and Middle East, could affect Central Asia. By Dr. Alessandro Lundini. (02/04/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
The Operational Logic Underlying the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB)

An in-depth look at the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. By Professor Giancarlo Elia Valori. (10/20/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Tracing the influence of belief on the politics of South Asia

Paper explores religion and power in Sourh Asia. By Pankti Dalal and Jibran Setalvad Anand. (09/19/2015)

Comments (1) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Tryst with Destiny

What does the future hold for India? By Pankti Dalal. (09/11/2015)

Comments (1) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Muslim Australia and the search for a solution to the "War on Terror"

What's the best strategy for Australia to prevent terrrorism?  By Prof. Murray Hunter. (08/12/2015, Modern Diplomacy)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
International Anti-Death Penalty Advocacy and China’s Recent Capital Punishment Reform

Examines the impact of the EU-led campaign against the death penalty in China by exploring China’s reform on the death penalty. Dr. Michelle Miao. (08/11/2015)

Comments (3) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Strategies for Ending and Preventing Political Violence in the Philippines

The Philippines has a history of political violence.  What steps are needed to stop it?  By Brian Wivell. (08/07/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Myanmar Booms – In Ways Good and Bad

Paper analyzes Myanmar’s transition to democracy. By Jeroen Gelsing. (07/27/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
More...
FEATURED ELSEWHERE
Should the US try to run a trade surplus?

So, is it actually desirable that the US run a large trade (6/30/2016)
Twitter Like
What Brookings experts are saying about Brexit

Twitter Like
WATCH: Brookings experts discuss Brexit

Twitter Like
Should Airbnb Use the First Amendment as a Shield in Regulatory Fights?

Matthew Feeney

Should Airbnb look to the First (6/30/2016)

Twitter Like
The Brexit contagion could consume the French elite next

Twitter Like
CFR Establishes Lipman Chair to Focus on Emerging Technologies and National Security

To assist generations of U.S. policymakers to navigate (6/30/2016)

Twitter Like
The Elusive Trump Pivot on Torture

Nat Hentoff and Nick Hentoff

Someone entirely u (6/30/2016)

Twitter Like
Comment amener L'Afrique a atteindre ses objectifs de developpement durable: Un aperçu sur les solut

Twitter Like
How to make Africa meet sustainable development ends: A special glance at cross-border energy soluti

Twitter Like
Trump and China

Twitter Like
Calling Off America’s Bombs

It is time for the US to help stop the killing in Syria. (9/1/2013)
Twitter Like
Asia’s Resource Scramble

Asian economies cannot sustain their impressive economic g (4/1/2013)
Twitter Like
China’s Central Asia Problem

China’s influence is growing rapidly in Central Asia at a (3/1/2013)
Twitter Like
The Korean Peninsula: Flirting with Conflict

All sides need to issue more reassuring statements, exerci (3/1/2013)
Twitter Like
East Asia’s Turning Point

Political transitions in East Asia promise to mark a defin (9/1/2012)
Twitter Like
More...
EDITORIALS
India on U.N. Security Council Restructuring

Where does India fit in discussions about U.N. Security Council restructuring? By K.N. Pandita. (08/19/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
India-Pakistan Detente: Positive Note

Do recent events point to an unflawing for Indian-Pakistan relations? By Dr. Kashi N Pandita. (01/24/2014)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Why ASEM Is Vital to Indonesian Interest

It’s difficult to overestimate the importance of ASEM, which bridges East Asia and Europe. (first appeared in Jakarta Globe,10/19/2014)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Pakistan in the US, the US in Pakistan: Self-denial is the biggest threat to world peace

Pakistan's world image and Pakistan's image of itself.  By Rakesh Krishnan Simha. (06/02/2016)

Comments (1) | Add Comment Twitter Like
India’s Education – one view on Optimization and Outreach

Does India's education system need to be revisited? By Dr. Swaleha Sindhi. (05/16/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Taiwanese Global Health Initiative: A Lesson in Soft Power Building

Taiwan’s Zika pandemic preparedness solves issues at home while giving it a boost in the eyes of the world. By Justin Cheung .(04/29/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
The ‘Great Game’ Reborn in the Indian Ocean: A Tale of Two Ports

The new power politics in Central Asai.By K.N. Pandita. (04/24/2016)  

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Modi’s visit to Saudi Arabia

Looking at Modi's upcoming visit to the Middle East and what can be accomplished. By K.N. Pandita.  (04/04/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Pakistan’s Suicidal Power Game

Relections on the recent attack on India's Pathankot air base. By K.N. Pandita. (01/11/2016)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Breaking the ndia-Pakistan Logjam

What do India and Pakistan need to do to ease tensions? By K.N.Pandita

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
The India - Pakistan Dispute

For India and Pakistan to resolve differences, the Kashmir issue must be settled. By Dr. Sohail Mahmood. (12/16/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
To Washington with Domestic Baggage

What Pakistan needs to do to secure a peaceful region.  By K.N. Pandita. (12/12/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Kashmir: Is Former Chief Minister off the Point?

A look at Farooq Abdullah's statement that Pakistan should keep its part of the State and Kashmire should keep theirs.  By K.N. Pandit. (12/07/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
India: Critical Turn in National Politics

A look at new developments in India's political scene. By K.N. Pandita. (11/16/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
The U.S. Rebalance to the Asia-Pacific and Sino-U.S. Relations

The U.S. needs a more constructive approach to Sino relations to achieve a prosperous and secure Asia-Pacific.  By Qi Lin.  (11/09/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
The Passion for Self-Mockery

A look at the significance of Sahitya Akademi (Academy for Literature) awardees reportedly returning their awards to the Government of India. By K.N. Pandita. (11/04/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
The issue of IDPs from Kashmir

The religious minority of the Pandits of Kashmir is living in exile since 1990. A look at the core issues faced by these Internally Displaced Persons.  By Kashi Pandit. (10/21/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
The Nostalgia of Personality Cult

Discussion of the NDA government's intention to revamp the Nehru Memorial Museum and Library. By K.N. Pandita. (10/02/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Commonwealth Parliamentary Assembly Rebuffs Pakistan

Distressing actions by Pakistan at the 61st Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference.  By K.N. Pandita (09/03/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Why NSA Talks Were Sabotaged

Reflections on National Security Agency level talks between India and Pakistan. By K.N. Pandita. (09/01/20015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Row Over Inviting the Speaker

What's behind Pakistan not inviting the Speaker of J&K Legislative Assembly to participate in the 61st meeting of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Union? By K.N. Pandita. (08/17/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
How Russia, China, and IS Have Made the US Popular Again

Allies and partners are looking to the United States in ways not seen since the Cold War.  By Rob Spalding and Adam Lowther. (The Diplomat, 06/29/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
The Farce of Sidelines Diplomacy

Reflections on talks between Inidia and Pakistan. By K.N.Pandita. (07/20/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
The Art of Subtle Denial

Sectarian strife in the Muslim world and its ramifications. By K.N. Pandita. (07/02/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Genocide-labeling has always been political

Does Taphael Lemkin's definition of genocide apply to the 100 year old Armenian suffering at the hands of Turday?  By Tal Buenos. (04/24/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Do Taliban Threaten Us?

What threat does the still Taliban present in the region?  By Kashi Pandit. (03/06/2015)

Comments (1) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Is Multipolarity Inevitable in International Politics?

A look at unpolarity and multipolarity in international politics. By Amit R. Saksena. (03/05/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Global Anti-Terror Strategy

Obama's recent visit to India represents a significant step toward developing a global anti-terror strategy. By Dr. Kashi Pandita. (02/02/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
The Organization of Islamic Cooperation: 45 Years of the Collective Muslim World’s Voice

Stumbling blocks still abound for Muslim interests through the Organization of Islamic Cooperation. By Amit R. Saksena. (01/29/2015) 

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
Tribulation of the Right to Free Passage: Strolling in your neighbor’s front yard with a hand gun?

UNCLOS states that all states enjoy the right of innocent passage through the territorial sea. But what about warships and ships containing dangerous cargo?  By Amit R. Saksena. (01/27/2015)

Comments (0) | Add Comment Twitter Like
More...
Quick Links Twitter Face Book Get Alerts Contact Us Enter Ia-Forum Student Award Competition
ANNOUNCEMENTS
THE WORLD'S DISCUSSING...
06/30/2016: Should the US try to run a trade surplus? More
06/30/2016: What Brookings experts are saying about Brexit More
06/30/2016: WATCH: Brookings experts discuss Brexit More
06/30/2016: Should Airbnb Use the First Amendment as a Shield in Regulatory Fights? More
06/30/2016: The Brexit contagion could consume the French elite next More
06/30/2016: The Elusive Trump Pivot on Torture More
06/30/2016: Comment amener L'Afrique a atteindre ses objectifs de developpement durable: Un aperçu sur les solutions energetiques transfrontalieres More
06/30/2016: How to make Africa meet sustainable development ends: A special glance at cross-border energy solutions More
06/30/2016: Trump and China More
06/30/2016: Hutchins Roundup: Natural interest rate, fiscal multipliers, and more More
06/30/2016: Hutchins Roundup: Natural interest rate, fiscal multipliers, and more More
06/30/2016: How This Election Turned Me into a Libertarian More
06/30/2016: One year after Sousse, it’s the economy—not security—that worries Tunisians More
06/30/2016: Globalization: What the West can learn from Asia More
06/30/2016: Viewing Brexit through a digital lens More
06/29/2016: Brexit sends shockwaves: What now? More
06/29/2016: U.K. innovation districts and Brexit: Keep calm and carry on More
06/29/2016: Brazil and the international order: Getting back on track More
06/29/2016: Why I like the Volkswagen emissions settlement More
06/29/2016: Why I like the Volkswagen emissions settlement More
06/29/2016: The Brexit contagion myth More
06/29/2016: The Democrats' New National Security Strategy More
06/29/2016: Meeting the challenge of sustainable infrastructure: The role of public policy More
06/29/2016: Meeting the challenge of sustainable infrastructure: The role of public policy More
06/29/2016: Brexit: The first major casualty of digital democracy More
06/29/2016: Is Political Control over Charter Schools Wise? More
06/29/2016: Brexit: What Now? More
06/29/2016: Yes, Gary Johnson Could Make It into the Debates. Here's How. More
06/29/2016: Obamacare and Executive Overreach More
06/29/2016: Countering violent extremism programs are not the solution to Orlando mass shooting More
06/28/2016: 5 Myths about Brexit, Debunked More
06/28/2016: Immigration Order Didn’t Just Set Priorities, It Changed Law More
06/28/2016: Brexit ushers in a sea of troubles More
06/28/2016: Brexit ushers in a sea of troubles More
06/28/2016: Economic implications of Brexit More
06/28/2016: 5 takeaways from the 2016 Medicare trustees report More
06/28/2016: How Much Do Americans Really Fear ISIS? More
06/28/2016: Brexit lesson: Governance matters More
06/28/2016: After Brexit, U.S. will need a new "BFF" More
06/28/2016: Confirmation Chaos and Constitutional Corruption More
06/28/2016: Political Earthquake Hits as British Exit EU More
06/28/2016: America Must Stay out of Syria's War More
06/28/2016: Does Brexit portend the end of European unity? More
06/28/2016: Does Brexit portend the end of European unity? More
06/28/2016: Post-Vote Eurocrats Want to Rush Brits out the Door More
06/28/2016: Options for Federal Privatization and Reform Lessons from Abroad More
06/28/2016: Aspirational Power : Brazil on the Long Road to Global Influence More
06/27/2016: Gun Policy Is Hard More
06/27/2016: Europe after Brexit: Never waste a good crisis More
06/27/2016: Brexit aftermath: The West’s decline and China’s rise More
More...
About | Contact Us | Support Us | Terms and Conditions

All Rights Reserved. Copyright 2002 - 2016