Professor Yuhki Tajima co-authored a study on ethnic diversity and public goods provision in Indonesia by assessing the role of the spatial distribution of ethnic groups.
Sarah Stewart Johnson, astrobiologist and Science, Technology, and International Affairs professor, published an article in Astrobiology about a new strategy for non-terran life detection. With a genome sequencer, “fingerprints” of life on other planets and moons could be identified.
SFS Professor Kate McNamara has been awarded the International Studies Association’s 2018 Distinguished Scholar Award in International Political Economy. McNamara, who also teaches at the Department of Government, is an expert on markets, culture, and politics in the European Union and the United States.
SFS senior Aditya Pande worked with International Monetary Fund (IMF) economists to publish new research on the next energy transition from oil to renewables.
Alexander J. Potcovaru (SFS’18) laid out the precedent behind anticipatory self-defense measures the United States could take against North Korea in an op-ed for Lawfare.
Sciences-Po exchange student Arthur Favereaux’s final paper for Trump’s Foreign Policy class, which was chosen by Professor Daniel Byman to be highlighted on the SFS website.
The Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace, and Security published a report researching the UN Security Council’s use of targeted sanctions to address sexual violence in conflict. The report concludes that sanctions, not being used to their full potential, could advance women’s protection from sexual violence in conflict zones.
As violence continues to rage in Myanmar and Ukraine, new research released this week by the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security shows that women are sorely underrepresented in peace processes in both countries.
A PBS article about a foundation aiming to prevent sex trafficking and address domestic violence in India quoted the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace, and Security Index. The article cited India’s ranking in the index as an indication of the foundation’s relevance and importance.