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Foreign Aid Is Afghanistan’s Resource Curse

Foreign Aid Is Afghanistan's Resource Curse

With endless foreign aid, the US has undercut mechanisms of democratic accountability in Afghanistan and should not be surprised at the results.
Our Osmotic Border

Our Osmotic Border

Forget the border--what drives migration?
Stop Registering Afghan Voters

Stop Registering Afghan Voters

Afghan's convoluted and expensive voter registration system completely misses the actual sources of election fraud.
Curbing Corruption in Afghanistan

Curbing Corruption in Afghanistan

Afghanistan can't prosecute its way out of rampant corruption.
Accountability and Insurgency in Afghanistan

Accountability and Insurgency in Afghanistan

The U.S.-backed Afghan government of Hamid Karzai is stamping out local government, which only inflames the country's insurgency.
On Drugs and Democracy

On Drugs and Democracy

Legalizing narcotics would strengthen democracy at home and abroad.

Don't Negotiate with the Taliban

Afghanistan’s problems are all about governance.

In the News

Foreign Aid Is Afghanistan's Resource Curse

Epoch Times | June 3, 2013

Foreign Aid Is Afghanistan's Resource Curse

Eurasia Review | May 31, 2013

Foreign Aid Is Afghanistan's Resource Curse

The Asia Times | May 31, 2013

Curbing Corruption in Afghanistan

Pukhtoonistan Gazette | September 17, 2012

Accountability and Insurgency in Afghanistan

News Today (Bangladesh) | September 12, 2012