Expert Zone

Food prices matter: here’s why

By Paul Donovan
May 23, 2014

(The views expressed in this column are the author’s own and do not represent those of Reuters)

Exit Afghanistan?

By Jaswant Singh
November 15, 2012

The opinions expressed are his own

In his victory speech to a rapturous crowd in Chicago following his re-election, President Barack Obama affirmed that America’s “decade-long conflict” in Afghanistan will now end. The line was greeted with prolonged applause — and understandably so. In fact, this ill-advised war — launched on the basis of a United Nations Security Council resolution — has been grinding on for 11 years, making it the longest in American history.

US-India strategic partnership set to grow in second Obama administration

By Sanjeev Kumar Shrivastav
November 14, 2012

(The views expressed in this column are the author’s own and do not represent those of Reuters)

Trade freedom: how imports support U.S. jobs

By Derek Scissors
September 13, 2012

(The views expressed in this column are the author’s own and do not represent those of Reuters)

News Flash: Pakistan is NOT a U.S. ally

By Lisa Curtis
August 16, 2011

(The views expressed in this column are the author’s own and do not represent those of Reuters)

Life after the U.S. rating downgrade

August 12, 2011

(Nipun Mehta is a veteran private banker with many years of experience across Asia. The views expressed in the column are his own and not those of Reuters)

U.S. drops from AAA to AA+

August 6, 2011

(The views expressed in this column are the author’s own and do not represent those of Reuters)

Laden link to HuM shows Pakistan must do more to fight terrorism

By Lisa Curtis
June 25, 2011

(The views expressed in this column are the author’s own and do not represent those of Reuters)

After bin Laden: Do not retreat from Afghanistan

By Lisa Curtis
May 18, 2011

(The views expressed in this column are the author’s own and do not represent those of Reuters)

After bin Laden: Bringing change to Pakistan’s counterterrorism policies

By Lisa Curtis
May 13, 2011

(The views expressed in this column are the author’s own and do not represent those of Reuters)