October 3, 2012
Siegfried S. Hecker, CISAC co-director and nonproliferation expert, writes in CTBTO Spectrum that the United States should take the lead in ratifying the Comprehensive Nuclear Test-Ban Treaty.
October 3, 2012
Thomas Fingar, who leads the China and the World research initiative, examines the policy implications of China's view of the global order. He shares his thoughts in a new publication on security in Asia.
October 3, 2012
Are you an experienced financial manager who enjoys financial forecasting, budgeting and working with leaders on an organization’s financial health? If so, then consider applying for the financial manager position with the Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center.
October 3, 2012
During a five-day trip to Washington, D.C., students met with more than a dozen officials from government agencies and development groups. The trip is a highlight of CDDRL’s honors college program, which was recently endowed with a gift from philanthropists Sakurako and William Fisher.
October 3, 2012
Shorenstein Postdoctoral Fellowships in Contemporary Asia offer an outstanding research and publishing opportunity for emerging scholars. Applications for the next academic year are being accepted through December 31, 2012.
October 3, 2012
Is developing a strong, innovative higher education system the key to a country's future economic and political prominence? An international gathering in Kyoto recently explored this question. In an interview, Gi-Wook Shin discusses the history behind the annual Stanford Kyoto Trans-Asian Dialogue, and the significance of this year's theme.
October 2, 2012
FSI's Stephen Stedman just wrapped up his work as director of the Global Commission on Elections, Democracy and Security – a group that spent nearly two years reviewing the integrity of elections worldwide. He discusses the panel's findings and the challenges to fair and open democracies.
October 2, 2012
As a result of the conclusion of the San Francisco Peace Treaty, the United States bears a historic responsibility for helping resolve contemporary territorial disputes in Northeast Asia, said Daniel C. Sneider in a recent Jiji Press interview.
October 2, 2012
In the face of a terrorist attack, one quarter of Americans said they would use nuclear weapons to stop terrorists.
October 2, 2012
A small percentage of patients admitted to hospital beds from emergency rooms — about 5 percent, according to recent studies — are then transferred to intensive care units due to an unexpected decline in their condition. What is striking about these so-called unplanned ICU transfers is that they account for 25 percent of all in-hospital deaths.