Analysis and research-driven commentary tied to poll findings and developments in the news
View from Pakistan
Before Bhutto's Assassination, Public Opinion Was Increasingly Opposed to Terrorism
How the World Sees China
Negative Views of the US More Common Than Negative Views of China
How the World Rates Women as Leaders
World Publics Hold Mixed Opinions About Women Political Leaders
Will Shared Concern about Iran Provide Common Ground for Middle East Negotiators in Annapolis?
Will Shared Concerns About Iran Promote Compromise?
Lebanon’s Precarious Politics
Many of the Country's Sectarian Differences Do Not Run along a Straight Muslim-Christian Fault Line
Karen Hughes’ Uphill Battle
Foreign Policy, Not Public Diplomacy, Mostly Determines How the World Views America
Widespread Negativity: Muslims Distrust Westerners More than Vice Versa
Westerners and Muslims Associate a Variety of Negative Traits With One Another
Turkey and Its (Many) Discontents
The Turkish Public's Opinions of America Have Hit Rock Bottom -- but Turks Don't Think Much of Other Nations or Groups Either
Musharraf’s Support Shrinks, Even As More Pakistanis Reject Terrorism… and the U.S.
And Negative Views of Musharraf Are on the Rise
Happiness Is Increasing in Many Countries — But Why?
Rising Incomes a Big Reason, But Not the Only One
America’s Image in the World: Findings from the Pew Global Attitudes Project
Remarks of Andrew Kohut to the U.S. House Committee on Foreign Affairs; Subcommittee on International Organizations, Human Rights, and Oversight