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Policy Innovations to Bolster America's Future


The Council’s Emerging Leaders class of 2022 presents a series of short, dynamic presentations on an array of critical current issues.

Collage of the Emerging Leaders Class of 2022 headshots

YP Nexus: Crypto and the Future of Currency


Crypto journalist Laura Shin joins fintech attorney Nelson Rosario to outline the history, current market capitalization, global economic impact, and future of cryptocurrency.

two people exchange money and bitcoin

Commentary & Analysis

Making Cyberspace Safe for Democracy

Deep Dish on Global Affairs Podcast

How can cyber technologies erode democracy?

Rep. Kat Cammack, questions TikTok CEO Shou Zi Chew during a hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee.
AP Photos
Science, Technology and Innovation

Artificial Intelligence Will Entrench Global Inequality

In the News
Foreign Policy
Robert Muggah

“Unmitigated AI could deepen social, economic, and digital cleavages between and within countries,” warns Robert Muggah with Ilona Szabó.

Icon for Chat GPT on a phone home screen.
AP Photos
Science, Technology and Innovation


SolarWinds Hack: Americans Prefer Sanctions over Retaliatory Cyberattack against Russia

Public Opinion Survey by Coauthors

Dina Smeltz and Brendan Helm analyze new public opinion data showing there is partisan agreement on how best to respond to the recent Russian hack.

Computer hardware
Michael Dziedzic
Public Opinion

Unlocking the Potential of Civic Technology

Working Paper by Kris Hartley

Safeguarding methods of democratic influence is a core strategic mandate for city governments to legitimize technology.

Google-engineered humanoid robot.
Global Cities