Weaponized Interdependence

By Punishing Iran, Trump Is Weakening America

“By Punishing Iran, Trump Is Weakening America,” Washington’s extraordinary unilateralism is cracking the foundation of its…

“Delirium and Imperial Folly”

Henry Farrell and Abraham Newman wrote “America’s Misuse of Its Financial Structure,” published in the National…

The Economist on weaponized interdependence

The Economist (June 6 2019) writes about: bottlenecks, and America’s direct or indirect sway over many…

Henry, Abe and Jack Goldsmith on the Lawfare Podcast.

Henry Farrell and Abraham Newman were interviewed by Jack Goldsmith as part of the Hoover Institution…

Weaponized Interdependence: The Article

Click the image to download the draft paper. Click here for the final article (requires access…

Jean Pisani-Ferry, former Director of Bruegel – “But as the political scientists Henry Farrell and Abraham L. Newman pointed out in a fascinating recent paper, a network structure provides considerable leverage to whoever controls its nodes.”

Digital networks also contribute to asymmetry. A few years ago, it was often assumed that the…

Daniel W. Drezner, The Washington Post – “I do not think I am exaggerating when I say that this will be the most important political economy article published this year. “

“I do not think I am exaggerating when I say that this will be the most…

Tyler Cowen – “The one concept most valuable for understanding the news today might be … weaponized interdependence.”

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Henry was interviewed for Planet Money’s Indicator Podcast

Henry Farrell was interviewed by Cardiff Garcia and Stacey Vanek for Planet Money’s The Indicator podcast.…

François Heisbourg (former Director of the International Institute for Strategic Studies) – “I can’t remember using the word “seminal” on Twitter before but it definitely applies to the Farrell+Newman piece, Weaponized Interdependence”