New Atlanticism

Trumped up trade: The end of an era

The days of US fiscal restraint, and of global trade growth outpacing GDP growth, are now over. 

The Apple tax bill is not protectionism

International conflicts are inevitable when governments challenge the excesses of multinational corporations

Why coups suck for America

The US-Turkey relationship will fail to evolve into a true alliance of trust and thus be of limited use in defeating ISIS or ending the civil war with the Kurds in Turkey

Saving British internationalism from Brexit

Even if the UK is a diminished power after Brexit international partners will still need its cooperation in the UN and NATO

Merkel and Obama: fault lines behind a friendly face

If Obama’s visit to the United Kingdom and Germany confirmed anything, it was the extent to which America’s political elites worry about the strength and unity of Europe.