Event Transcripts

CFR maintains an archive of unedited transcripts from its on-the-record meetings. Separate archives of audio and video recordings are also available.

International Trade Policy

Speaker: Edward Alden
Presider: Irina A. Faskianos

Edward Alden, CFR’s Bernard L. Schwartz senior fellow and director of the CFR Renewing America publication series, discusses international trade policy and American competitiveness, as part of CFR's Academic Conference Call series.

See more in Global; Trade

The Migrant Crisis in Europe

Presider: Susan F. Martin
Speaker: Gregory A. Maniatis
Speaker: Nancy Lindborg

Experts assess the current state of the escalating migration and refugee crisis in Europe.

See more in Europe; Migration

Who Is Pope Francis?

Presider: Katherine Marshall
Speaker: John Thavis
Speaker: Thomas J. Reese
Speaker: Kurt Martens

Experts discuss the leadership style, psychology, personality, and policies of Pope Francis ahead of his upcoming visit to the United States.

See more in Global; Religion; Vatican/Holy See