Why We Need a President Clinton
Thursday, 28 July 2016
America needs President Clinton if it is to maintain the alliances that preserve international peace and maintain its power, writes Anne Applebaum, Director of the Transitions Forum at the Legatum Institute (Washington Post)
How the US and Britain Help Kleptocracies Around the World
Friday, 13 May 2016
The British property market functions like an old-fashioned Swiss bank, providing safe real estate investments for owners who wish their identities and sources of income to be hidden, argues Anne Applebaum, Director of the Transitions Forum at the Legatum Institute (Washington Post)
Britain's Future in the World: A Time of Choosing
Thursday, 5 May 2016
As the EU referendum approaches, the Legatum Institute hosted a debate on Britain’s role in the world with Steve Baker (MP for Wycombe), Gideon Rachman (Financial Times) and Anne Applebaum (Legatum Institute).
Don’t Be Fooled by Trump’s Freign Policy Speech
Thursday, 28 April 2016
Donald Trump’s first foreign policy speech was a mess of inconsistent slogans, writes Anne Applebaum, Director of the Transitions Forum at the Legatum Institute (Washington Post)
A Genuine Rapprochement? A Look at US Policy Towards Iran
Tuesday, 15 March 2016
Richard Nephew, Program Director for Economic Statecraft, Sanctions and Energy Markets at the Center on Global Energy Policy at Columbia University and former US negotiator on the Iran Sanctions, led an off-the-record discussion with analysts, academics and journalists.
Russia: Implications for UK Defence and Security
Tuesday, 8 March 2016
Peter Pomerantsev, Legatum Institute Senior Fellow, appeared as a witness before a recent UK Defence Committee hearing on Russia's military capabilities and implications for the UK.
Is This the End of the West As We Know It?
Friday, 4 March 2016
In her latest column for the Washington Post, Anne Applebaum, Director of the Transitions Forum at the Legatum Institute, fears we are two or three bad elections away from the end of the liberal world order.
An Exchange of Views with Zhanna Nemtsova
Tuesday, 17 November 2015
Zhanna Nemtsova, journalist, human rights activist and daughter of slain Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, was guest speaker at discussion to launch the Legatum Institute's new partnership with the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Foreign Affairs.
Europe’s Deadly Denial
Monday, 14 September 2015
The refugee crisis is the consequence of Europe’s refusal to confront the wars on its borders, writes Anne Applebaum, Director of the Transitions Forum at the Legatum Institute (Slate)
International Tax Reform Opportunities and the US Elections
Wednesday, 2 September 2015
Congressman George Holding, Representative for the 13th District of North Carolina, spoke to a group of bankers, journalists, and London-based US business leaders about the danger inherent in America’s isolationist foreign policy, the need for tax reform, and the surprising popularity of Donald Trump among even moderate Republicans.
America’s Foreign Policy Recovery
Friday, 12 June 2015
Can America lead again? It will take more than speeches and tough talk, writes Anne Applebaum, Director of the Transitions Forum at the Legatum Institute (Washington Post)
The End of Britain As We Know It
Sunday, 10 May 2015
David Cameron’s re-election could mark the start of internal upheaval, writes Anne Applebaum, Director of the Transitions Forum at the Legatum Institute (Washington Post)
Should Ukraine Be Armed?
Tuesday, 10 February 2015
Tim Montgomerie and Anne Applebaum discuss the deteriorating situation in Eastern Ukraine and Britain's foreign policy (The Times)
American Foreign Policy in an Age of Transitions
Friday, 18 October 2013
A conversation with William Inboden, William P. Clements, Jr. Center for History, Strategy,
and Statecraft, University of Texas-Austin, on American foreign policies.
The China Question: Where is the Dragon Headed?
Wednesday, 5 June 2013
A conversation with long-time "China Hand", Frank Lavin, on the future of Chinese foreign policy and in particular the policy consequences of China's long-term economic out-performance.
Global Power Shifts: A Status Report
Monday, 18 March 2013
The Legatum Institute hosted Michael Moran, Editor-in-Chief of Renaissance Insights, for a wide-ranging conversation on the changing realities of shifts in global power.
Politics, Business and Philanthropy
Sunday, 17 March 2013
The Legatum Institute hosted the President of Washington’s Woodrow Wilson Center and former Congresswoman Jane Harman for a private dinner discussion.