A US National Park employee cleans the floor of the Lincoln Memorial after a wreath-laying ceremony to honour Abraham Lincoln’s 207th birthday on 12 February 2016 in Washington, DC. Photo: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images.
Chatham House Report

Elite Perceptions of the United States in Latin America and the Post-Soviet States

6 September 2016
This report examines how elites in Latin America and the former Soviet Union view the United States, and makes recommendations as to how the US could adjust its policies based on these perceptions.
Protesters state their position on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) during the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on Monday 25 July 2016. Photo: Toni L. Sandys/The Washington Post via Getty Images.
Research paper

US Election Note: Trade Policy After 2016

31 August 2016
Trade policy has become a scapegoat for deeper concerns, raising questions about the extent to which the next US president will be able to address broader problems that have led to stagnant wages and widening income inequality.
Presentation

Clean Energy Investment and the 'New Competitiveness'

26 August 2016
This is a paper based on a presentation to the RBS-HMG UK Low Carbon Economy conference, London, 26 June 2008. At the conference, Gordon Brown, UK Prime Minister, launched the government’s Renewable Energy Strategy Consultation. This was an invited ‘thought piece’ presented at the conference.
Cpl Ryan Dills communicates with other assault amphibious vehicles during the Rim of the Pacific multinational military exercise on 18 July 2016. Photo: US Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. Christopher Giannetti.
Research paper

US Election Note: Defence Policy After 2016

16 August 2016
Whatever the outcome, this is one of the most consequential presidential elections in US history, and it will shape the future of the United States’ role in the world for years, even decades, to come.
Climate change demonstrators hold up a sign with the text 'system change not climate change' in front of the Eiffel Tower. Photo: NurPhoto/NurPhoto via Getty Images.
Research paper

Paris Mismatches: The Impact of the COP21 Climate Change Negotiations on the Oil and Gas Industries

11 August 2016
In order to meet the agreed climate target of the Paris Agreement, it is inevitable that the upcoming review will aim at tougher policies. As a result, the impact on the oil and gas sector will intensify.
A protester waves Turkey's national flag in front of the Russian consulate during a demonstration against Russia's Syria policy on 24 November 24 2015 in Istanbul, Turkey. Photo: OZAN KOSE/AFP/Getty Images.
Research paper

Transatlantic Rifts: Averting a Turkey/Russia Conflict

5 August 2016
Based on a workshop which played out a scenario of rising tensions between Turkey and Russia, this paper finds that the situation would have to escalate dramatically to threaten transatlantic unity.
A father and daughter from Homs, in Syria, walk in the street outside the building in which they live in Zarka, Jordan, on 8 September 2015. Photo by Sam Tarling/Corbis via Getty Images.
Research paper

Refugees and Energy Resilience in Jordan

3 August 2016
The Syrian refugee crisis is increasing energy and water stresses in neighbouring countries like Jordan. International aid flows offer an opportunity to build long-term resilience to shortages.
Other resource

Annual Review 2015-16

26 July 2016
Explore the institute's output, activities and achievements from the past year examining global power dynamics, challenges of interdependence and sustainable economic growth.
The container ship Osaka Express, operated by Hapag-Lloyd AG, leaves the container terminal at the port in Southampton, UK, on 2 October 2015. Photo: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg/Getty Images.
Research paper

Realizing TTIP’s Strategic Potential

14 July 2016
The strategic case for TTIP is greater – and the stakes higher – now that the UK has decided to leave the EU. But TTIP will create new risks for the West whether it succeeds or fails.
An operating drill during oil and gas exploration. Photo: Keith Wood/Getty Images.
Research paper

Guidelines for Good Governance in Emerging Oil and Gas Producers 2016

13 July 2016
The updated Guidelines focus on eight key objectives for the petroleum sector in emerging producing countries and include policy-oriented recommendations for each objective.

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