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Harvard Kennedy School faculty disseminate their research in working papers and publications that contribute to public knowledge and fuel policy innovation. This list features recent faculty publications, including journal articles, books, edited volumes, research papers, and public testimony.

Faculty Papers and Publications

Burns, Nicholas. "A Balancing Act for Iran End Game." Boston Globe, October 24, 2013.
Burns, Nicholas. "Diplomacy to the Rescue in Syria?" Boston Globe, September 12, 2013.
Burns, Nicholas. "An Opportunity for Breakthrough Diplomacy." Boston Globe, September 25, 2013.
Burns, Nicholas. "Obama Has an Opening with Iran." Boston Globe, August 15, 2013.
Burns, Nicholas. "Coping with Netanyahu on Iran." Boston Globe, July 18, 2013.
Burns, Nicholas. "America’s Difficult High-Wire Act in Egypt." GlobalPost, July 17, 2013.
Burns, Nicholas. "Rowhani's Iran." Boston Globe, June 21, 2013.
Burns, Nicholas. "US is Syria’s Only Hope." Boston Globe, June 5, 2013.
Burns, Nicholas. "The Rise of Hate." Boston Globe, May 23, 2013.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Three Benghazi Myths." Global Post, May 17, 2013.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Obama's Leadership Challenge on Syria." Global Post, May 1, 2013.
Burns, Nicholas. "End War, but Don’t Abandon Afghanistan." Boston Globe, April 11, 2013.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Five Thoughts About North Korea." Global Post, April 3, 2013.
Burns, Nicholas. "Mr. Xi Goes to Moscow." Boston Globe, March 29, 2013.
Burns, Nicholas. "Syria is Melting Away." Boston Globe, March 18, 2013.
Burns, Nicholas. "How the US Should Handle Iran." Boston Globe, February 14, 2013.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Kerry Must Engage China." Boston Globe, January 2013.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Refocus Beyond Benghazi." Boston Globe, December 6, 2012.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Three Crises That Can’t Wait." The Boston Globe, November 8, 2012.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Murders in Libya Point to Need for Wise Leaders in US." Boston Globe, September 13, 2012.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Diplomacy is the Best Tool for Iran." Boston Globe, August 16, 2012.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "US Confronts New Perils in the Middle East as Election Looms." Boston Globe, July 19, 2012.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "The Return of Russia." Boston Globe, July 5, 2012.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "US Makes Asia a Priority." Boston Globe, June 7, 2012.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Blame China, Not Obama or US, for the Plight of Activist Chen Guangcheng." Christian Science Monitor, May 3, 2012.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "The Rise of Turkey as a Superpower." Boston Globe, April 27, 2012.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Why Europe Still Matters." Boston Globe, March 30, 2012.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Obama Delivers a Clear Message on Iran." Boston Globe, March 15, 2012.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Dark Days in Mideast Test US Policy." Boston Globe, February 17, 2012.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "What to Do About Iran." Boston.com, January 20, 2012.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Iraq War Damaged US Credibility." Boston Globe, December 21, 2011.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Arab Awakening, Act 2." Boston Globe, November 25, 2011.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Victory for US Leadership." Boston Globe, August 23, 2011.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "The Gamble In Libya." Boston Globe, March 22, 2011.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Where Do We Go From Here?" Foreign Policy, February 4, 2011.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "The Strength of Obama's Long Game With Iran." The Atlantic, August 19, 2010.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "The Strength of Obama's Long Game With Iran." Atlantic Monthly, August 19, 2010.
Scocroft, Brent, Joseph S. Nye Jr., R. Nicholas Burns, and Strobe Talbott. "US, Russia Must Lead on Arms Control." Politico, October 13, 2009.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Obama's Opportunity in Iran." Boston Globe, October 1, 2009.
Burns, R. Nicholas. "Working With Our Friends in Europe." Boston Globe, April 3, 2009.