Published: Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:15:24 -0500
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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:28:25 -0500
Experts provide their perspectives on the polarization of the U.S. Supreme Court, the role partisan politics has played in recent decisions, and the impact of the presidential election on the Court.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:25:25 -0500
Brian Moynihan discusses U.S. and global markets, the global financial system in 2017, and how the banking industry is helping drive the real economy.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:49:17 -0500
Experts discuss innovations in solar technology, investment opportunities in the renewable energy industry, and the effects of solar power innovation on the U.S. energy portfolio.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 16:46:41 -0500
Experts discuss trends in the global economy.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:59:47 -0500
Gideon Rose discusses the January/February 2017 issue of Foreign Affairs magazine with contributors Joseph S. Nye Jr. and Kori Schake. The latest issue of Foreign Affairs takes an in-depth look at the future of the liberal international order, and the role of the United States within it.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:00:03 -0500
Joyce S. Dubensky and Azza Karam discuss the role of peacemakers in conflict resolution.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 11:54:16 -0500
Experts discuss the global political implications of potential and ongoing crises that may erupt or escalate in 2017.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 15:31:05 -0500
Lisa O. Monaco discusses domestic security, counterterrorism, and cybersecurity issues during her tenure as President Obama’s homeland security advisor.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 15:00:49 -0500
CFR President Richard Haass will discuss A World in Disarray: American Foreign Policy and the Crisis of the Old Order with David Remnick of the New Yorker
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 14:47:26 -0500
General Sir Adrian Bradshaw discusses his tenure as deputy supreme allied commander Europe and provide his perspective on the strategic threats facing NATO.
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 14:32:01 -0500
Experts discuss potential reforms to the National Security Council.
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 13:42:30 -0500
Women’s economic advancement is a primary driver of economic growth and development. In this roundtable, Shauna Olney addresses gender inequalities across a variety of labor market indicators, including quantity and quality of jobs. She also discusses the policies that are necessary to improve women’s labor market participation.
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 13:19:46 -0500
Drawing on her recent trip to Nigeria and Chad, Undersecretary Sewall assesses the ongoing fight against Boko Haram and violent extremism more broadly. She evaluates related humanitarian and stabilization challenges and discusses the need to reintegrate women and girls previously captured by Boko Haram back into society.
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 12:00:27 -0500
Robert D. Blackwill and Philip H. Gordon discuss what the U.S. and Israeli governments can do to reframe and revive the countries’ relationship.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 12:53:35 -0500
In this roundtable discussion, Admiral Tidd shares his insights on the role of women in building peace, preventing conflict, and countering violent extremism. His remarks address the growing body of research establishing that peace and security efforts are more successful and sustainable if women participate, as highlighted in our new report, “How Women’s Participation in Conflict Prevention and Resolution Advances U.S. Interests.”
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 12:28:13 -0500
Martha Chen addressed the overrepresentation of women in the informal economy and the challenges they face – including low earnings and lack of social protections, which reinforce the cycle of poverty. She also discussed the resources women need to overcome these challenges and the strategic imperative for more inclusive and equitable policy.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 14:04:26 -0500
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon discusses the role of the United Nations in a changing global landscape.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 14:02:33 -0500
As sea levels rise around the world, experts discuss the adaptation policies for U.S. coastal cities and the budgetary and national security implications of rising sea levels on U.S. coastal communities.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 14:01:20 -0500
Experts discuss the role faith-based organizations have taken during the refugee crisis and the challenges of aiding and resettling refugees in the United States and abroad.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 13:58:37 -0500
Edward Alden discusses Failure to Adjust: How Americans Got Left Behind in the Global Economy.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:00:17 -0500
Shadi Hamid discusses the outcome of the U.S. presidential election and the role of identity, morality, and religion in American politics.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:00:58 -0500
Tyler Cowen discusses the prospects for a “cell phones instead of automobile factories” model of economic growth and prosperity.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:20:04 -0500
The international development financing landscape is changing. Today, official development assistance now comprises only 2 percent of financing flows in the developing world. New approaches to financing are needed to address pressing development challenges, including persistent inequalities for women and girls. Drawing upon their respective experiences, Fairhurst, Roberts, and Messing discuss two promising financing mechanisms: strategic philanthropy and impact bonds.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 15:03:33 -0500
This session addresses strategies to counter violent extremism by capitalizing on the contributions of women.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 15:01:19 -0500
This session examines the devastating use of sexual violence against civilians by armed factions and extremist groups.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 14:58:08 -0500
State fragility poses a significant threat to international security, contributing to conflict onset and relapse, the global refugee crisis, the expansion of extremist groups, and public health emergencies like the Ebola epidemic.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 12:00:24 -0500
Edward Alden discusses how the past four decades of U.S. trade and economic policy left many Americans behind in the global economy, and what the next administration might do to address this trend.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 13:50:33 -0500
Robert Greifeld discusses how the recent and upcoming elections in France, Germany, and the United States might affect trade, markets, and the future of globalization.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 15:03:50 -0500
Experts discuss how the United States can better prepare for and protect the homeland with the growing threat of ISIS inspired terrorist attacks on U.S. soil.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 11:30:42 -0500
Policy experts and scholars of religion discuss immigration and demographic trends in the United States.