CGS Roundtable Series

Director: Benn Steil, Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics
December 1, 2004 - January 1, 2006

This meeting series is designed to bring Council members together in a small seminar environment to discuss new and innovative thinking at the intersection of economics and foreign policy.

Meetings

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Worlds Apart - Measuring International and Global Inequality

Speakers Branko MilanovicCarnegie Endowment, Branko MilanovicCarnegie Endowment
Presiders Roger C. KlineDirector, McKinsey & Company, Inc., Roger C. KlineDirector, McKinsey & Company, Inc.
December 13, 2005

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Can American Trade Deficits and Chinese Surpluses be Sustained?

Speakers Nouriel RoubiniChairman, Roubini Global Economics; Professor of Economics & International Business, Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University, Brad W. SetserDirector of Global Research, Roubini Global Economics; International Affairs Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations, 2002–2003, Nouriel RoubiniChairman, Roubini Global Economics; Professor of Economics & International Business, Leonard N. Stern School of Business, New York University, Brad W. SetserDirector of Global Research, Roubini Global Economics; International Affairs Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations, 2002–2003
Presiders Peter R. FisherManaging Director, BlackRock, Peter R. FisherManaging Director, BlackRock
November 22, 2005

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The Moral Consequences of Economic Growth

Speakers Benjamin M. FriedmanWilliam Joseph Maier Professor of Political Economy, Harvard University, Benjamin M. FriedmanWilliam Joseph Maier Professor of Political Economy, Harvard University
Presiders Yves-Andre IstelRothschild North America, Inc., Yves-Andre IstelRothschild North America, Inc.
October 25, 2005

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Immigration Reform in the United States: Problems and Prospects

Speakers Jagdish N. BhagwatiSenior Fellow, International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations, Jagdish N. BhagwatiSenior Fellow, International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
Presiders William F. WechslerVice President, Greenwich Associates, William F. WechslerVice President, Greenwich Associates
June 29, 2005

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Capital Markets Sanctions: Should They Be Part of the Foreign Policy Arsenal?

Speakers Benn Steil, Benn Steil
Presiders William HeymanExecutive Vice President & Chief Investment Officer, The St. Paul Travelers Companies, William HeymanExecutive Vice President & Chief Investment Officer, The St. Paul Travelers Companies
February 15, 2005

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The Myth of Monetary Sovereignty

Speakers Manuel HindsWhitney H. Shepardson Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations, Manuel HindsWhitney H. Shepardson Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
Presiders John H. BiggsFormer Chairman & CEO, TIAA-CREF, John H. BiggsFormer Chairman & CEO, TIAA-CREF
November 17, 2004

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Bailouts or Bail-Ins? Responding to Financial Crises in Emerging Economies

Speakers Brad W. SetserResearch Associate, Global Economic Governance Program, University College, Oxford, Former International Affairs Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations (2003-2004), Brad W. SetserResearch Associate, Global Economic Governance Program, University College, Oxford, Former International Affairs Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations (2003-2004), Nouriel RoubiniAssociate Professor of Economics & International Business, Stern School of Business, New York University, Nouriel RoubiniAssociate Professor of Economics & International Business, Stern School of Business, New York University
Presiders David R. MalpassChief Economist, Bear, Stearns & Co., Inc., David R. MalpassChief Economist, Bear, Stearns & Co., Inc.
October 8, 2004

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International Economic and Financial Cooperation: New Issues, New Actors, New Responses

Speakers Peter B. KenenSenior Fellow, International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations, Peter B. KenenSenior Fellow, International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations, Jeffrey R. ShaferVice Chairman, Public Sector Client Group, Citigroup Global Markets, Inc., Jeffrey R. ShaferVice Chairman, Public Sector Client Group, Citigroup Global Markets, Inc.
Presiders Manuel HindsFormer Finance Minister, El Salvador, and Visiting Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations, Manuel HindsFormer Finance Minister, El Salvador, and Visiting Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
September 10, 2004

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