A roundup of some of the content published today by Brookings.
- IMF-World Bank meetings. Brookings experts comment on the upcoming World Bank and IMF spring meetings.
- Teacher preparation. Thomas Kane applies lessons from medical training to three types of changes needed in teacher preparation.
- Democracy dividends from the Afghanistan investment. Michael O’Hanlon and David Petraeus say that we may know how well American sacrifices have paid off in a successful recent election. (WSJ.com, subscription rqd.)
- Tax incentives do a poor job at helping households accumulate financial and tangible assets, writes Benjamin Harris.
Mingwei Ma contributed to this post.
Involving [Japan, Australia, US and India in a "quad" to counterbalance China’s growing power in the region] was seen as too provocative back then. So to do this on the sidelines of [the ASEAN 2017 Summit] is a significant break from the past.