Finish the Job
How the War in Afghanistan Can Be Won
Published In: Foreign Affairs, v. 91, no. 1, Jan./Feb. 2011, p. 51-65
Posted on RAND.org on January 01, 2011
Since 2001, Afghanistan's economy has grown at an impressive rate and major development indicators in the country have improved dramatically. Even security and the rule of law -- long neglected -- are now improving. Washington and its allies could still win in Afghanistan if they are given the time they need.