Trade and Economics

  • The CSIS Federated Defense Project aims to develop actionable recommendations for integrating U.S., allied, and partner capabilities into regional defense architectures that advance common interests.

  • Provides research, analysis, and policy recommendations that can effectively enhance global food security.

  • Serving as an independent platform in Washington from which to advance major policy issues of common importance to the people of the Republic of Korea and the United States.

  • A hub for United States policy focus on Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Island Countries.

  • Highlighting the central role of the private sector and private actors in development.

  • A partnership between CSIS and Chevron to explore new thinking on development with a focus on entrepreneurship, innovation, and market-driven economic growth.

  • Examining critical issues in the global political economy including: international trade, governance, competitiveness, development and meeting the challenges of a changing world economy.

  • An ongoing research effort to identify and analyze the most important trends shaping our world out to the year 2035.

  • Examining current issues in international economic policy, with a particular focus on the Asia Pacific.

  • Watch CSIS experts discuss today's top international issues.

  • The CSIS Strategic Technologies Program studies the interaction between public policy, technological change, and innovation.

  • Promoting the development of effective political and economic cultures and systems in parts of the world where they are weak or lacking.