North America Events

A Single Payer, Universal Health System? Current U.S. Proposals and the Canadian Model

September 23, 2003 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Canada Institute
Gregory Marchildon and Pierre-Gerlier Forest discussed the evolution of the Canadian plan of the single payer, universal health care system and its applicability as a model for the United States.

Benjamin Franklin: An American Life

September 15, 2003 // 12:00am
United States Studies

Generations of Captivity : A History of African-American Slaves

September 11, 2003 // 12:00am
United States Studies

The Euro: Path to a New Europe or More of the ‘Old Club'?

July 28, 2003 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Program on America and the Global Economy

Is Canada Sleeping? Re-Examining Canada's Role in the World

July 17, 2003 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Canada Institute
Andrew Cohen discussed his book, While Canada Slept: How We Lost Our Place in the World, which argues that Canada suffers from a lack of foreign policy vision and has allowed its tools of diplomatic influence to deteriorate.

"The New Old World: The Politics of Aging" **POSTPONED**

July 10, 2003 // 12:00am
Program on America and the Global Economy
"The New Old World: The Politics of Aging" is postponed until October 2003.

The Coming Bust of the Knowledge Economy

June 26, 2003 // 9:00am11:00am
Program on America and the Global Economy
with Steven Weber, Associate Professor, University of California-Berkeley and the Berkeley Roundtable on the International Economy (BRIE); Director, MacArthur Program on Multilateral Governance This roundtable discussion is co-sponsored with the Athena Alliance

Conference - Muslims in the United States: Demography, Beliefs, Institutions

June 18, 2003 // 1:00am12:00am
United States Studies

Book Launch--Rogue Nation: American Unilateralism and the Failure of Good Intentions

June 02, 2003 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Program on America and the Global Economy
with author Clyde Prestowitz, president, Economic Strategic InstituteBruce Stokes of the National Journal will be the commentator.

Canadian Anti-Americanism: Before and After 9/11

May 22, 2003 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Canada Institute
Reginald C. Stuart explored five varieties of anti-Americanism within Canada, their historical roots, and lines of argument. He questioned what such expressions expose about Canadians themselves, their view of America, and their potential power in the current and future Canada-U.S. relationship.

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