Regions Initiative-Center for International Relations and Politics - Carnegie Mellon University

Regions Initiative

The Regions Initiative provides intellectual support and other resources for CMU scholars who are investigating the social scientific and policy implications of their research on the Americas, East Asia, Europe, Russia, the Middle East, and South Asia.  The initiative facilitates moving research findings on these countries and regions through the policy process in Washington, DC, and other capitals.

The Americas

Faculty Lead: Kiron K. Skinner

East Asia, Europe, and Russia

Faculty Leads:    Serguey Braguinsky and Kiron K. Skinner

Middle East and South Asia

Faculty Leads:  Baruch Fischhoff, Laurie Zittrain Eisenberg, and Kiron K. Skinner


CIRP Policy Forum presents Ambassador A. Elizabeth Jones. Tuesday, March 6, 2012 4:30-5:45 p.m. in Steinberg Auditorium.


CIRP Policy Forum presents Anne Applebaum, Washington Post columnit and Pullitzer Prize winner: "Putinism: The Ideology."