The international policy agenda has become more diverse since the Cold War, with the United States and the world witnessing historic changes, including the global recession and the Arab awakening. These seismic events are generating major shifts in international affairs, with policymakers around the world facing new challenges in a new global order. Brookings experts are at the forefront of examining the dynamics of world affairs and the new approaches required in a multipolar world.
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