R. Nicholas Burns, former Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs, analyzes President Obama's challenges, including building a strong relationship with India and fighting two wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, in an interview with Nayan Chanda.
In an interview with Nayan Chanda, Professor Carmen Reinhart, co-author of This Time Is Different: Eight Centuries of Financial Folly, discusses the causes behind the current financial crisis and the measures needed to recover and grow.
In an interview with YaleGlobal editor Nayan Chanda, Thomas. L. Friedman talks about his book That Used to Be Us. He explains the reasons for the slow decline of the United States, especially American failure to adapt to the hyperconnected world it helped to create, and also the path to recovery.
Germany is demonstrating steady progress in unshackling itself from fossil fuel dependence by converting to renewable energy sources. But the government's delay in phasing out highly profitable nuclear power stations adds more uncertainty to the globe’s energy future.