By Daniel Hamilton Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung On the eve of Germany’s presidency of both the European Union and the G8 in January, German Chancellor Angela Merkel is reviving talk of a Transatlantic Free Trade Area. Daniel Hamilton argues for an open transatlantic market, which tackles the major domestic barriers to transatlantic commerce. Allowing a free […]
By Ulf Gartzke Weekly Standard In the nightmare scenarios for American and French conservatives, France and the United States could both have female, left-of-center presidents in power by January 2009. Ulf Gartzke discusses the impact of Franco-American relations on domestic electoral politics.
By Ronald Asmus German Marshall Fund of the US The fifth and final Riga Paper, this work consists of four essays contributed by authors from Israel, the Persian Gulf, Australia and Japan. These authors explore what their countries might expect from the Alliance in the future as NATO seeks to develop a new concept of […]
By Ronald Asmus German Marshall Fund of the US Just as NATO reinvented itself after the Cold War in the 1990s, it is time for the Alliance to reinvent itself again in the post-9/11 world. NATO must become a more global Alliance, one that takes it to countries and regions beyond the European heartland and […]
By Ronald Asmus German Marshall Fund of the US Edited by Ronald Asmus with a forward by Javier Solana, this book presents concrete ideas of what a more ambitious and forward leaning strategy for the Black Sea could and should be. It consists of contributions from a number of expert authors from the United States, […]