North America Events

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

June 04, 2005 // 8:30am6:00pm
Program on America and the Global Economy
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
Program on America and the Global Economy
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

Becoming Justice Blackmun: Harry Blackmun's Supreme Court Journey

May 19, 2005 // 12:00am
United States Studies

Bedding the Elephant: Canada-U.S. Relations after 9/11

May 18, 2005 // 9:00am11:00am
Canada Institute
At a roundtable discussion on the evolution of Canada-U.S. relations beyond bilateral trade and security relations, Michael Hart presented his research as an introduction to a broader discussion on the outlook for the bilateral relationship in light of recent political and economic developments in Canada and the United States, which included panelists Charles Doran, Gary Hufbauer, and Dwight Mason.

Conference - Muslims in the United States: Influence and Innovation

May 11, 2005 // 12:00am
United States Studies

Decisionmaking in the WTO: Why Trade Negotiation Resembles Lawmaking in the U.S. Congress

May 05, 2005 // 8:30am10:00am
Program on America and the Global Economy
with Gilbert Winham, Professor Emeritus of Political Science, Dalhousie University

Federal Disaster Mitigation Policy Roundtable

April 25, 2005 // 9:00am12:00pm
United States Studies

Education and Immigrant Integration in the U.S. and Canada

April 25, 2005 // 12:00am
United States Studies
This conference provided scholars and policy-makers from Canada and the United States the opportunity to assess problems and compare best practices regarding education and immigrant integration.

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