Program

Events

Book Launch -- The Competition Solution: The Bipartisan Secret Behind American Prosperity

June 23, 2005 // 4:00pm5:30pm
With author Paul London, President, Paul A. London and Associates; former Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce; and commentator Robert Atkinson, Vice-President and Director of the Technology and the Economy Project at the Progressive Policy Institute

Why Fighting Crime Can Assist Development in Africa

June 23, 2005 // 10:00am11:00am
A Director's Forum with Antonio Maria Costa, Executive Director of United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, for the launch of a new report: Crime and Development in Africa. Download this report.

Competition for Commodities: China and the North American Response

June 10, 2005 // 8:00am11:00am
The Canada Institute and Program on Science, Technology, America and the Global Economy hosted a roundtable discussion on the response of Canada and the United States to China's growing role in the global competition for commodities.

Book Launch -- Three Billion New Capitalists: The Great Shift of Wealth and Power to the East

June 09, 2005 // 4:00pm5:30pm
With author Clyde Prestowitz, President, Economic Strategy Institute; and commentators Patrick A. Mulloy, Commissioner, U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission; and Philip Levy, Office of Policy Planning Staff, U.S. Department of State

Book Launch -- The Regional Roots of Developmental Politics in India: A Divided Leviathan

June 08, 2005 // 9:00am10:30am
With author Aseema Sinha, Woodrow Wilson Center Fellow and Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin, Madison; and commentator Ambassador Teresita C. Schaffer, Director, South Asia Program, CSIS

Book Launch -- Outsourcing America: What's Behind Our National Crisis And How We Can Reclaim American Jobs

June 07, 2005 // 5:00pm6:30pm
Video of this event is now available.A discussion with co-author Ronil Hira and commentators Aaron Bernstein, BusinessWeek; Bruce Mehlman, Mehlman Vogel Castagnetti Inc.; and Shang-Jin Wei, IMF and the Brookings Institution

The Long-Term Budget Challenge: Public Finance and Fiscal Sustainability in the G-7

June 04, 2005 // 8:30am6:00pm
This conference, sponsored by the John Goodwin Tower Center for Political Studies at Southern Methodist University, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and the Institute for Research on Public Policy, will bring together scholars and policy experts who can address the nature and scope of public finances and fiscal sustainability issues in individual countries and relevant cross-national themes and perspectives.

Book Launch -- Hot Property: The Stealing of Ideas in an Age of Globalization

June 01, 2005 // 4:00pm5:30pm
With author Pat Choate, Co-Director, Manufacturing Policy Project, and coauthor of The High-Flex Society; America in Ruins; Being Number One; and Save Your Job, Save Our Country with Ross Perot

The Role of the National Oil Companies in China's International EnergyPolicy

May 26, 2005 // 2:00pm4:00pm
The China Environment Forum and STAGE co-sponsor a seminar on China's national oil companies and energy cooperation in Northeast Asia, featuring researchers from the Centre for Energy, Petroleum, and Mineral Law and Policy at the University of Dundee, Scotland.

Live Webcast--Gender and Trade:Identifying Myths, Overcoming Challenges and Developing Alternatives

May 20, 2005 // 8:15am12:30pm
Video of this event is now available.

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