Perry World House

Perry World House

Perry World House

Articles by Perry World House

19 October 2017
AmericasAsia

When shows of strength are risky: the case for restraint on North Korea

Perry World House

US steps to demonstrate resolve in the face of North Korean nuclear threats come with potential dangers.

7 September 2017
AmericasMiddle East

Militant groups have drones. Now what?

Perry World House

ISIS, Ukrainian separatists, and other armed groups are launching more and more drone attacks, but the militaries fighting them have options.

28 February 2017
Americas

Cities can't lead on climate change mitigation

Perry World House

Sub-national governments are mobilized and innovative, but we need strong national and international policies to curb global carbon emissions. 

21 December 2016
AmericasMiddle East

As more wars are fought in cities, new technology can help and hurt

Perry World House

The world is urbanizing and so is warfare. Emerging technology can both exacerbate urban conflict and help alleviate suffering.

5 October 2016

When neuroscience leads to neuroweapons

Perry World House

Governments should use an upcoming conference to curb the spread of arms that target the central nervous system.