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The University of Washington's new International Policy Institute, located within the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies, has been established with a mission to generate original thinking on emerging topics in international affairs and bring a new and uniquely Pacific Northwest voice to the policy conversation....
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The Next Data Tigers

November 30, 2018

Posted by: jdpritch

The Next Data Tigers: Predicting Global Data Center Hotspots

This report articulates what factors will influence the rise of new global data powers and what countries are likely to emerge as global or regional data tigers. To capture and

Waging war in cyberspace

November 27, 2018

Posted by: thormm

Donghui Park photo by Corinne Thrash

To better understand cyber threats, Donghui Park, a doctoral student in international studies, has learned coding and studies information technologies with guidance from the Jackson School International Policy Institute Cybersecurity

IPI senior fellows to teach winter quarter courses

November 6, 2018

Posted by: mwal7

International Policy Institute senior fellows Chris Seiple (Religion) and Jessica Beyer (Cybersecurity) are teaching innovative courses winter quarter of 2019. Chris Seiple will teach Cross-Cultural Religious Literacy (JSIS 578). Cross-Cultural

Puerto Rico: A Grid for the Future

July 6, 2018

Posted by: jlbeyer

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When Hurricane María struck Puerto Rico in late 2017, an island-wide multi-faceted crisis ensued. Homes were decimated, tropical forests were shaven clean, and the failure of Puerto Rico’s electrical grid