Founded in 1923, Foreign Affairs is the leading magazine for serious discussion of major geopolitical issues in the world today. It features insightful commentary on the international order, political ideologies, economics, and more from renowned experts and thought leaders in their respective fields.
Foreign Affairs is the flagship publication for the Council on Foreign Relations, which is a leading independent, national membership organization and nonpartisan center for scholars dedicated to producing and disseminating foreign policy ideas.
Responsible policymakers try to plan ahead. But how can they know what the next crisis will be, let alone prepare for it while still grappling with current ones? People are notoriously bad at anticipating the future, and countries aren’t much better. Our lead package this issue explores whether they can improve.