Analysis and research-driven commentary tied to poll findings and developments in the news

Dec. 28, 2007

View from Pakistan

Before Bhutto's Assassination, Public Opinion Was Increasingly Opposed to Terrorism

Dec. 11, 2007

How the World Sees China

Negative Views of the US More Common Than Negative Views of China

Dec. 5, 2007

How the World Rates Women as Leaders

World Publics Hold Mixed Opinions About Women Political Leaders

Nov. 27, 2007

Will Shared Concern about Iran Provide Common Ground for Middle East Negotiators in Annapolis?

Will Shared Concerns About Iran Promote Compromise?

Nov. 15, 2007

Lebanon’s Precarious Politics

Many of the Country's Sectarian Differences Do Not Run along a Straight Muslim-Christian Fault Line

Nov. 1, 2007

Karen Hughes’ Uphill Battle

Foreign Policy, Not Public Diplomacy, Mostly Determines How the World Views America

Oct. 30, 2007

Widespread Negativity: Muslims Distrust Westerners More than Vice Versa

Westerners and Muslims Associate a Variety of Negative Traits With One Another

Oct. 25, 2007

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

Aug. 8, 2007

Musharraf’s Support Shrinks, Even As More Pakistanis Reject Terrorism… and the U.S.

And Negative Views of Musharraf Are on the Rise

Jul. 24, 2007

Happiness Is Increasing in Many Countries — But Why?

Rising Incomes a Big Reason, But Not the Only One

Mar. 14, 2007

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