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Founded in 1921, the Council on Foreign Relations is an independent, nonpartisan membership organization, think tank, and publisher dedicated to being a resource for its members, government officials, business executives, journalists, educators and students, civic and religious leaders, and other interested citizens in order to help them better understand the world and the foreign policy choices facing the United States and other countries. The Council sponsors several hundred meetings each year, provides up-to-date information and analysis on its website (, and publishes Foreign Affairs, the preeminent journal in the field, as well as dozens of other reports and books by noted experts.

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Foreign Affairs 1922 - 2011
The Journal of International Relations 1919 - 1922
The Journal of Race Development 1910 - 1919
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Addressing Cyber Threats to Oil and Gas Suppliers 2013
Addressing the Risk of a Cuban Oil Spill 2012
Afghanistan After the Drawdown 2013
Afghanistan’s Uncertain Transition From Turmoil to Normalcy 2006
The African Union’s Conflict Management Capabilities 2011
After Copenhagen: Climate Governance and the Road Ahead 2010
AFTER DAYTON:: Lessons of the Bosnian Peace Process 1999
American Options in Syria 2011
Andes 2020:: A New Strategy for the Challenges of Colombia and the Region 2004
Armed Clash in the South China Sea 2012
Armed Confrontation Between China and India 2015
ASEAN’s Future and Asian Integration 2012
Averting Crisis in Ukraine 2009
Avoiding Conflict in the Horn of Africa: U.S. Policy Toward Ethiopia and Eritrea 2006
Balkans 2010: Report of an Independent Task Force Sponsored by the Council on Foreign Relations Center for Preventive Action 2002
Beating the Resource Curse:: Global Governance Strategies for Democracy and Economic Development 2012
Bolivia on the Brink 2007
Breaking the Stalemate in U.S.-ROK Nuclear Cooperation Negotiations 2014
The Canadian Oil Sands: Energy Security vs. Climate Change 2009
The Case for Allowing U.S. Crude Oil Exports 2013
“The Case for US and Canadian Cooperation in the Melting Arctic”: Written Testimony before a hearing of the Senate Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans on “a current and evolving policy framework for managing Canada's fisheries and oceans” 2008
Challenges for a Post-Election Philippines: Issues for U.S. Policy 2004
China and the U.S.-ROK Alliance:: Promoting a Trilateral Dialogue 2017
China, Nuclear Weapons, and Arms Control: A Preliminary Assessment 2000
China, Space Weapons, and U.S. Security 2008
China’s Environmental Governance Crisis 2013
China’s Green Energy and Environmental Policies 2010
A China-Vietnam Military Clash 2015
Chinese Military Power 2003
Cleaning Up U.S. Cyberspace 2015
Climate Change: Debating America’s Policy Options 2004
Climate Change and National Security: An Agenda for Action 2007
Climate Change and National Security: An Agenda for Action 2007
A Code of Conduct for Outer Space 2011
Conflict in the South China Sea 2015
Confronting Climate Change:: A Strategy for U.S. Foreign Policy 2008
Congo: Securing Peace, Sustaining Progress 2008
Congress and National Security 2010
Controlling the Further Spread of Nuclear Weapons 2010
Council of Councils Ninth Regional Conference: INSIGHTS FROM A COUNCIL OF COUNCILS WORKSHOP 2017
Countering Criminal Violence in Central America 2012
Countering Islamic State Exploitation of the Internet 2015
Countering Sexual Violence in Conflict 2017
Crisis Between Ukraine and Russia 2009
Crisis in the Congo 2011
Crisis Over Ukraine 2015
A Cyberattack on the U.S. Power Grid 2017
Dangerous Space Incidents 2014
Defeating ISIS 2014
Deterrence Misapplied: Challenges in Containing a Nuclear Iran 2010
Deterring a Nuclear Iran: The Devil in the Details 2010
Developing a Proportionate Response to a Cyber Incident 2015
Divided They Dally?: The Arab World and a Nuclear Iran 2010
The Drug War in Mexico: Confronting a Shared Threat 2011
Egypt’s Solvency Crisis 2014
Electoral Violence in Kenya 2013
Electoral Violence in Nigeria 2010
Ending South Sudan’s Civil War 2016
Energy Innovation: Driving Technology Competition and Cooperation Among the United States, China, India, and Brazil 2010
Energy Security: An Agenda for Research 2010
Enhancing U.S. Crisis Preparedness 2011
Enhancing U.S. Diplomatic Engagement with Nonstate Armed Groups 2011
Enhancing U.S. Preventive Action 2009
Enhancing U.S. Support for Peace Operations in Africa 2015
Entrepreneurship in Postconflict Zones 2012
Eurasian Energy Security 2009
Expanding South Korea’s Security Role in the Asia-Pacific Region 2017
Foreign Investment and National Security: Getting the Balance Right 2006
The Foreign Policy of Hamas 1999
The Foreign Policy of the Taliban 2000
Forgotten Intervention?: What the United States Needs to Do in the Western Balkans 2005
Fragility, Instability, and the Failure of States: Assessing Sources of Systemic Risk 2008
The Future of U.S. Special Operations Forces 2013
Geopolitical Consequences of U.S. Natural Gas Exports 2013
The Geopolitical Potential of the U.S. Energy Boom 2014
The Global Green Growth Institute: On a Mission to Prove Green Growth: Green Growth Quarterly Update II-2012 2012
The Global Humanitarian Regime:: Priorities and Prospects for Reform 2016
Global Korea: South Korea’s Contributions to International Security 2012
Growing Stress on Jordan 2016
A Guide to Global COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts 2021
Harnessing International Institutions to Address Climate Change 2010
HIV and National Security:: Where are the Links? 2005
Hizballah of Lebanon:: Extremist Ideals vs. Mundane Politics 1999
How to Make Fuel Subsidy Reform Succeed 2014
How Women’s Participation in Conflict Prevention and Resolution Advances U.S. Interests 2016
If the U.S. Dollar Plummets 2009
Implications of Reduced Oil Imports for the U.S. Trade Deficit 2014
Improving Energy Market Regulation: Domestic and International Issues 2011
Improving Supply-Chain Policy for U.S. Government Procurement of Technology 2015
In the Wake of War:: Improving U.S. Post-Conflict Capabilities 2005
An Israeli Strike on Iran 2009
Justice Beyond The Hague: Supporting the Prosecution of International Crimes in National Courts 2011
Leaving the Gang: Logging Off and Moving On 2011
Lessons Learned From the 2011 Strategic Petroleum Reserve Release 2012
Libya’s Escalating Civil War 2015
Limiting Armed Drone Proliferation 2014
Limiting Iranian Nuclear Activities: Options and Consequences 2011
Managing Instability on China’s Periphery 2011
Managing Oil Market Disruption in a Confrontation with Iran 2012
Managing the Saudi-Iran Rivalry 2016
Mending the Broken Dialogue: Military Advice and Presidential Decision-Making 2016
Military Escalation in Korea 2010
The National Interest and the Law of the Sea 2009
National Security Consequences of U.S. Oil Dependency 2006
National Security Consequences of U.S. Oil Dependency: Report of an Independent Task Force 2006
Neglected Defense: Mobilizing the Private Sector to Support Homeland Security 2006
A New National Security Strategy in an Age of Terrorists, Tyrants, and Weapons of Mass Destruction: Three Options Presented as Presidential Speeches 2003
Nigeria: Elections and Continuing Challenges 2007
Nigeria’s 2015 Presidential Election 2015
Non-Lethal Technologies:: Progress and Prospects 1999
North America: Time for a New Focus 2014
Nuclear Energy: Balancing Benefits and Risks 2007
Nuclear Power in South Korea’s Green Growth Strategy: Green Growth Quarterly Update III-2013 2013
A Nuclear-Armed Iran: Possible Security and Diplomatic Implications 2010
Oil Prices, Low-Carbon Energy, and Climate Policy 2015
Oil Security and Conventional War: Lessons From a China-Taiwan Air Scenario 2013
A Pakistan-Based Terrorist Attack on the U.S. Homeland 2011
Partners in Preventive Action: The United States and International Institutions 2011
Peace in Papua: Widening a Window of Opportunity 2006
Planning for Post-Mugabe Zimbabwe 2007
Political Crisis in Venezuela 2015
Political Instability in Egypt 2009
Political Instability in Jordan 2013
Political Instability in Zimbabwe 2015
Political Unrest in Venezuela 2012
Political Warfare 2013
Population and Environment Connections: The Role of U.S. Family Planning Assistance in U.S. Foreign Policy 2011
Post-Qaddafi Instability in Libya 2011
Power-Sharing in Iraq 2005
Prepared Statement of Michael A. Levi David M. Rubenstein Senior Fellow for Energy and the Environment Council on Foreign Relations Before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources: United States Senate November 17, 2009 2009
Preparing for Sudden Change in North Korea 2009
Preventive Priorities Survey 2014 2013
Preventive Priorities Survey 2015 2014
Preventive Priorities Survey 2016 2015
Preventive Priorities Survey 2018 2017
The Proliferation Security Initiative: Lessons for Using Nonbinding Agreements 2011
Promoting Norms for Cyberspace 2015
Protecting Data Privacy With User-Friendly Software 2016
Rare Earth Elements and National Security 2014
Rebuilding Economic and Political Stability in Ukraine 2015
Reconciling U.S.-Turkish Interests in Northern Syria 2017
Reducing Tensions Between Russia and NATO 2017
Reforming U.S. Drone Strike Policies 2013
Renewed Conflict in Lebanon 2014
Renewed Conflict in Sudan 2010
Renewed Conflict Over Nagorno-Karabakh 2017
Renewed Confrontation in Georgia 2016
Renewed Violence in Iraq 2012
Reorienting U.S. Pakistan Strategy: From Af-Pak to Asia 2014
Report Card on International Cooperation: 2014–2015 2015
Resetting U.S. Policy Toward Yemen 2011
Reshaping America’s Military Four Alternatives Presented as Presidential Speeches 2002
Reversal in Iraq 2009
Russia’s Wrong Direction:: What the United States Can and Should Do 2006
Saudi Arabia in the New Middle East 2011
Securing a Democratic Future for Myanmar 2016
Securing Pakistan’s Tribal Belt 2008
Seeking Nuclear Security Through Greater International Coordination 2010
The Shale Gas and Tight Oil Boom:: U.S. States’ Economic Gains and Vulnerabilities 2013
A Sino-Japanese Clash in the East China Sea 2013
Smart Countries, Foolish Choices 2008
Somalia: A New Approach 2010
Southeast Asian Perspectives on U.S.-China Competition 2016
Space, Commerce, and National Security 1999
Spillovers From Falling Oil Prices:: Risks to Mexico and the United States 2014
Statement of Scott G. Borgerson Visiting Fellow for Ocean Governance at the Council on Foreign Relations Before the Committee on Foreign Affairs: U.S. House of Representatives Washington, DC March 25, 2009 2009
Statement of Scott G. Borgerson Visiting Fellow for Ocean Governance at the Council on Foreign Relations Before the Committee on Foreign Relations: U.S. Senate Washington, DC May 5, 2009 2009
Strategic Energy Policy: Challenges for the 21ST Century 2001
The Strategic Importance of North America to U.S. Interests 2015
Strategic Reversal in Afghanistan 2016
Strategic Risks of Ambiguity in Cyberspace 2015
A Strategy to Advance the Arctic Economy 2012
Syria:: The Need for Diplomacy and De-escalation 2015
Terrorism and Indo-Pakistani Escalation 2010
Testimony of Elizabeth Economy C.V. Starr Senior Fellow and Director, Asia Studies Council on Foreign Relations Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee United States Senate: Hearing on “Challenges and Opportunities for U.S.-China Cooperation on Climate Change” June 4, 2009 2009
Testimony to Committee on Science and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives Hearing on “Advancing Technology for Nuclear Fuel Recycling: What Should Our Research, Development, and Demonstration Strategy Be?” 2009
The Tests of War and the Strains of Peace:: The U.S.-Japan Security Relationship 1998
A Third Lebanon War 2010
Three Hurdles for Emissions Trading Scheme: ROK Green Growth Quarterly Update I-2012 2012
Toward an Angola Strategy:: Prioritizing U.S.-Angola Relations 2007
Toward Deeper Reductions in U.S. and Russian Nuclear Weapons 2010
Toward Greater Peace and Security in Colombia: Forging a Constructive U.S. Policy 2000
Transferring CIA Drone Strikes to the Pentagon 2013
Trends in U.S. Military Spending 2014
U.S. Education Reform and National Security 2012
U.S. Policy to Counter Nigeria’s Boko Haram 2014
U.S.-ASEAN-ROK Cooperation on Nontraditional Security 2017
Using Incentives to Shape the Zero-Day Market 2016
Using Oil Taxes to Improve Fiscal Reform 2013
A Violent Uprising in the West Bank 2015
War About Terror: Civil Liberties and National Security After 9/11 2009
Water and U.S. National Security 2017
What It Will Take to Secure Afghanistan 2012
Why the United States Should Work With India to Stabilize Afghanistan 2015
Working With a Rising India: A Joint Venture for the New Century 2015