The NYU Center for Global Affairs Scenarios Initiative

The NYU Center for Global Affairs Scenarios Initiative is a mediated workshop series designed to produce cross-disciplinary, forward-looking thinking on countries and issues critical to U.S. national interest. By gathering experts from diverse areas of expertise and nationalities to participate in scenario-building workshops, the Initiative aims to raise the quality of U.S. foreign policy by improving policymakers’ understanding of and reaction to change.

Please visit the Scenarios page for more information about the project. For news and insights into the countries covered by this project see below.


NYU Center for Global Affairs “Russia 2020” Report…
Reading Crystal Balls in Foreign Policy
NYU CGA Releases Scenarios Report on the Future of Chinese Government and Policy
Carnegie Grant Awarded to SCPS for Innovative Scenarios Project
The Center for Global Affairs Scenarios Initiative Wins Carnegie Grant
SCPS Awarded Carnegie Grant for Scenarios Initiative
Foreign Policy Scholars Visualize Future Iran Scenarios
New NYU Paper on Iraq’s Future: Dictatorship, Civil War, or Regional Conflict?
Envisioning Iraq in 2010: Experts Weigh Scenarios for the Troubled Country

*The views expressed in these reports are those of the projects’ principals (or author, etc.) and do not necessarily reflect the views of Carnegie Corporation of New York.