Browse Center for Global Studies Policy Brief by Title

  • Esfahani, Hadi Salehi (Center for Global Studies, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008-09)
    In this issue, Professor Hadi Salehi Esfahani reveals a curious correlation between the price of oil and dynamical U.S.-Iran relations, explaining economic consequences of ongoing political tension while offering practical ...

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  • Gresh, Rebecca (Center for Global Studies, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2010-10)
    Rebecca Gresh discusses the current status of industrialized countries’ uses of world resources, as well as recent actions to address sustainable consumption. She notes that critiques of the recent Marrakech Process by ...

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  • Allendorf, Keera (2013-03)
    Allendorf's work explores the possibility of increased health benefits for young married women who live in nuclear families in India today rather than the more traditional extended patrilocal family structure.

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  • Kolodziej, Edward A. (Center for Global Studies, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2009-06)
    American education faces two long-term, formidable imperatives. The fi rst is to invest a population with the skills to compete in a global economy and to apply these skills to solve the many and multiplying problems ...

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  • Schlesinger, Michael E. (Center for Global Studies, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008-05)
    The focus of this issue is global climate change, and in a thorough analysis of scientific data, Professor Michael Schlessinger presents a case for further action on the part of the international community to monitor the ...

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