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2016 Fall Calendar Preview


Philadelphia, PA — The Foreign Policy Research Institute is pleased to provide this preview of our Fall Season of events. Be on the lookout for our full calendar, hitting ...

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The Baltic Initiative: Mid-Year Report 2016


Program Overview The Russian invasion of Ukraine and annexation of Crimea have triggered concern among all the borderland areas, not least the Baltic states. FPRI’s Baltic Initiative is designed ...

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What to Read on Turkey from FPRI’s Archive


Want to learn more about the geopolitics of Turkey? Check out these ten articles from FPRI’s archive. ...

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FPRI Mourns the Passing of William H. McNeill


We mourn the passing of William H. McNeill, the “dean” of world historians and a long-time member of our Board of Advisors. He is perhaps best known for his book The Rise ...

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Famed Writer Kanan Makiya To Receive Award from Philly’s Foreign Policy Research Institute


Kanan Makiya

On Thursday, November 17, 2016, the Foreign Policy Research Institute will present its 12th Annual Benjamin Franklin Award to critically acclaimed writer Kanan Makiya at its 2016 Annual Dinner, ...

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Presenting the Summer 2016 Orbis: FPRI’s Journal of World Affairs


Mackubin Thomas Owens

We begin our summer issue of Orbis with Colin Dueck's fine essay on how the next U.S. President can use strategic planning as a way to negotiate the difficult ...

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Announcing the Release of the American Review of Books, Blogs and Bull – Issue 6


Ronald J. Granieri, Stephen F. Knott, Jeremy Black

This month’s issue of the American Review begins with an essay by Stephen Knott of the Naval War College who discusses Alexander Hamilton in response to the booming popularity ...

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FPRI Names its New Cohort of Robert A. Fox Fellows


Benedetta Berti, Adam Garfinkle, Samuel Helfont, Vish Sakthivel, Clint Watts

FPRI’s Middle East program is proud to announce that it has named five Robert A. Fox Fellows, who will spend the year writing and speaking on a wide range ...

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FPRI’s Program on the Middle East: A Mid-Year Update


In the first half of 2016, FPRI’s Middle East program was extremely active. Check out its reach, impact, and achievements! ...

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5 Most Watched FPRI Lectures – May 2016


What do WWI, ISIS, Russia, Geopolitics, and China’s Rise have in common? They are the subjects of FPRI’s most viewed lectures on YouTube. Check them out! ...

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