If, like me, you assume that virtually no transnational challenges can be solved by the United States alone, then you agree that they require multilateral solutions and the engagement of global institutions and a host of other stakeholders including local civil society, the private sector, philanthropic groups and NGOs. Though the phenomenon of global governance is old, serious research into understanding how the world acts collectively to manage and mitigate shared challenges is quite new. Read more »
Donna Cassata, “Report: US Footing Greater Bill for Overseas Bases,” Associated Press, April 17, 2013.
The United States is footing more of the bill for overseas bases in Germany, Japan and South Korea even as the military reduces the number of American troops in Europe and strategically repositions forces in Asia, a congressional report says. Read more »