Speakers: Laurie Garrett, Senior Fellow for Global Health, Council on Foreign Relations
David R. Malpass, Chief economist, Bear, Stearns, & Co., Inc.
Yanzhong Huang, Assistant Professor and Director, Center for Global Health Studies, John C. Whitehead School of Diplomacy & International Relations, Seton Hall University
Presider: Sheryl WuDunn, Industry and international business editor, the New York Times
November 16, 2005
Special operations play a critical role in how the United States confronts irregular threats, but to have long-term strategic impact, the author argues, numerous shortfalls must be addressed.
The author analyzes the potentially serious consequences, both at home and abroad, of a lightly overseen drone program and makes recommendations for improving its governance.
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Laurie Garrett and Steven A. Cook discuss the threats of Avian flu and foot and mouth disease in Egypt.
Laurie Garrett discusses the danger of excluding the public from the man-made H5N1 flu debate.
Laurie Garrett and Dana March point out that vaccinations against influenza do not mrerely protect the population from the virus itself but...