Speakers: Chris Patten, Chancellor, Universities of Oxford and Newcastle; former European Commissioner for External Relations; Author, Cousins and Strangers: America, Britain, and Europe in a New Century
Rockwell Schnabel, Chairman and Co-founder, Trident Capital; former U.S. Ambassador to the European Union; Author, The Next Superpower? The Rise of Europe and Its Challenge to the United States
Presider: Richard R. Burt, Chairman, Diligence, Inc.
February 6, 2006
Maximalist finds lessons in the past that anticipate and clarify our chaotic present, revealing the history of U.S. foreign policy in an unexpected new light. More
This clear and authoritative book presents a sweeping account of China's global resource quest and the unrivaled expansion of its economy. More
The story of the tragic and often tormented relationship between the United States and Pakistan, and a call to prepare for the worst, aim for the best, and avoid past mistakes. More
This Independent Task Force asserts that elevating and prioritizing the U.S.-Canada-Mexico relationship offers the best opportunity for strengthening the United States and its place in the world.
This Independent Task Force report finds that as more people and services become interconnected and dependent on the Internet, societies are becoming increasingly vulnerable to cyberattacks.
The authors argue that it is essential to begin working now to expand and establish rules and norms governing armed drones, thereby creating standards of behavior that other countries will be more likely to follow.
The author examines Pakistan's complex role in U.S. foreign policy and advocates for a two-pronged approach that works to quarantine threats while integrating Pakistan into the broader U.S. agenda in Asia.
The authors assess the political, security, and economic challenges facing U.S. policymakers in Afghanistan and evaluate a range of policy options.
Europe experts Chris Patten and Rockwell Schnabel discuss the current challenges facing Europe, including a growing Muslim community,...
Charles Kupchan argues that the Obama administration's pivot to Asia does not entail a weakening of the trans-Atlantic partnership. Rather,...
Charles A. Kupchan says internal renewal is vital to the West's future strength, but moreover, even if the West is able to regain its...