William J. Burns Named Next Carnegie President

press release October 29, 2014

Ambassador William J. Burns, U.S. deputy secretary of state, will be Carnegie’s ninth president in its 105-year history. Jessica T. Mathews will step down after 18 years in the post.


Carnegie Global Dialogue

Event October 22, 2014

China is an emerging world power with significant resources and an interest in maintaining global stability. But what role will Beijing play on the international stage?

More from the 2013 Global Dialogue Kevin Rudd, Douglas Paal, Yan Xuetong, and Paul Haenle discuss U.S.-China relations


The New Development Bank: Not Merely a Bank

Op-Ed August 14, 2014

The BRICS bank is both an alternative to the IMF and the World Bank, and a triumph for cooperation over the pursuit of narrow national interests.


Progress or Paralysis on Addressing Climate Change?

podcast September 9, 2014

Chinese officials would like developed countries to extend greater support to developing nations for their efforts to combat climate change. With more support, China would be willing to agree to more ambitious

Topics Discussed

The Impact of Asian Investment on Africa’s Textile Industries

Paper August 27, 2014

Asian investors present both a challenge to and an opportunity for local industries, and southeast African countries need a clear vision and tailored policies to develop their burgeoning industries.