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When Asian Leaders Look at Obama, They See Ukraine and Syria

Apr 23, 2014

In his latest Shadow Government post, Executive Director William Inboden discusses President Obama's Asia trip in the broader context of America's global alliances and the Pacific pivot.

Russian Refusal to Pay the Price for Membership in G-8

Mar 03, 2014

In an opinion piece for The New York Times, Clements Center Director William Inboden argues recent events in Ukraine prove that Russia does not respect the responsibility and requirements of G-8 membership and should not enjoy its privileges and prestige.

The Seven Impossible Demands Policymakers Place on Intelligence

Feb 18, 2014

In Professor Inboden's latest Shadow Government blog post on, he discusses his recent trip to Chicago to attend a conference on security and privacy co-sponsored by the Chicago Council on Global Affairs and Notre Dame's International Security Program.

Professor Inboden and "Bringing Freedom House to the White House"

Jan 27, 2014

In his latest Shadow Government post on, Executive Director William Inboden recognizes the release of the latest nonpartisan report issued by Freedom House titled "Freedom in the World."

A Review of "The Cold War and After: History, Theory, and the Logic of International Politics"

Jul 03, 2014

Executive Director William Inboden has published a review of Marc Trachtenberg's book The Cold War and After: History, Theory, and the Logic of International Politics. The review appears in the upcoming Journal of Strategic Studies, and can be accessed online here.