New momentum? The US, Iran, and the fate of the JCPOA

The United States and Iran may finally be converging on a shared commitment to a new nuclear deal. This agreement would not be perfect, but the alternatives are far worse.

Sharp relief: Automatic benefits and the Iran nuclear deal

It would be a mistake for the parties to the Iran nuclear deal to see the issue of guarantees in terms of economic targets. Instead, they should focus on how to normalise their economic relationship in the long term.