Brookings Today, 6/27/14

A roundup of some of the content published today by Brookings.

  • Implications of the EU-Ukraine association agreement. Steven Pifer analyzes Poroshenko’s decision to sign an EU-Ukraine association agreement and its implications on Ukraine, Russia, and Europe.

  • The effort to renew and reform conservatism. John Hudak and MaryCate Most discuss the movement to reform conservatism, known by some as the Reformicon movement.

  • How the fathering gap affects social mobility. Joanna Venator and Richard Reeves explain how the father’s role and involvement in a child’s life can affect social mobility.

  • Four achievable milestones to create opportunities for children. Justin van Fleet pinpoints specific goals that could improve the opportunities for oppressed children around the world.

Elina Saxena contributed to this post.