CGS Director's Roundtable Series

Director: Sebastian Mallaby, Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics and Director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies
January 2007 - Present

This roundtable series brings together policymakers, scholars, and journalists to explore current policy challenges that have both economic and national security dimensions.

Meetings

Corporate Meeting

Global Economic Trends: A Conversation with Robert Zoellick

Speaker:

Robert B. Zoellick, President, World Bank Group

Presider:

Sebastian Mallaby, Director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies, Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics
September 10, 2008 12:00-1:30 p.m. - Discussion

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Roundtable Meeting

Diasporas and the International System

Speakers:

Edward Alden, Bernard L. Schwartz Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations, Michael Fullilove, Program Director, Global Issues, Lowy Institute for International Policy, Sebastian Mallaby, Director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies and Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics Deputy Director of Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
September 9, 2008

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Roundtable Meeting

The U.S.-China Relationship: Ten Years Forward

Presider:

Sebastian Mallaby, Director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies and Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations, Council on Foreign Relations

Speakers:

J. Stapleton Roy, Vice Chairman, Kissinger Associates, Inc., Former Ambassador to China, Singapore, and Indonesia, Robert Shapiro, Co-Founder and Chairman, Sonecon, LLC
May 5, 2008

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Roundtable Meeting

Financial Innovation and Market Crises

Presider:

Sebastian Mallaby, Director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies and Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

Speaker:

Richard Bookstaber
February 21, 2008

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Roundtable Meeting

The Limits to Internationalism

Presider:

Sebastian Mallaby, Director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies and Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

Speakers:

Charles A. Kupchan, Senior Fellow for Europe Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Daniel K. Tarullo, Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
February 19, 2008

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Roundtable Meeting

Regional Monetary Integration

Presider:

Sebastian Mallaby, Director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies, Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

Speakers:

Peter B. Kenen, Adjunct Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations, Ellen E. Meade, Associate Professor, Department of Economics, American University
January 10, 2008

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Roundtable Meeting

Sustainable Development: In Search of Kyoto's Successor

Presider:

Sebastian Mallaby, Director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies, Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

Speakers:

Mark London, London & Mead, Glenn T. Prickett, Conservation International and Center for Environmental Leadership in Business
November 30, 2007

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Roundtable Meeting

Asia and the Dollar

Presider:

Sebastian Mallaby, Director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies, Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

Speaker:

Brad W. Setser, Fellow for Geoeconomics, Council on Foreign Relations
November 29, 2007

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Roundtable Meeting

Corporate Social Responsibility and Economic Development: Force for Good or Waste of Resources?

Presider:

Sebastian Mallaby, Director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies, Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

Speakers:

Ann Bernstein, Executive Director, National Endowment for Democracy, Kimberly Ann Elliott, Research Fellow, Center for Global Development, Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics
October 15, 2007

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Roundtable Meeting

Building Better Shock Absorbers for the Global Oil Market

Presider:

Sebastian Mallaby, Director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies, Deputy Director of Studies, and Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics, The Council on Foreign Relations

Speaker:

David G. Victor, Adjunct Senior Fellow for Science and Technology, The Council on Foreign Relations
July 23, 2007

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Roundtable Meeting

Reforming the World Bank

Presider:

Sebastian Mallaby, Director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies, Deputy Director of Studies, and Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

Speakers:

Robert M. Bestani, Director General-Private Sector Finance, Asian Development Bank, Ken Lay, Vice President and Treasurer, World Bank
June 19, 2007

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Roundtable Meeting ⁄ New York

Building Better Shock Absorbers for the Global Oil Market

Presider:

Sebastian Mallaby, Director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies, Deputy Director of Studies, and Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics, The Council on Foreign Relations

Speaker:

David G. Victor, Adjunct Senior Fellow for Science and Technology, The Council on Foreign Relations
May 2, 2007 7:45-9:00 a.m.

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National Program Meeting

China’s Environmental Challenge

Speaker:

Elizabeth C. Economy, C.V. Starr Fellow and Director of Asia Studies, Council on Foreign Relations; author, The River Runs Black
October 27, 2004

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