Rising Powers and Global Institutions in the Twenty-First Century

Description

On Wednesday, May 19, the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) will hold a multisession, half-day symposium in Washington, DC, on the implications of rising powers for global governance.

8:00 8:30 a.m. Breakfast Reception

8:30 8:40 a.m.
Opening Remarks: World Order and Multilateral Cooperation in the Twenty-First Century

8:40 9:50 a.m.
Global Economic Governance: Progress and Prospects in the G20, International Monetary Fund, and World Bank

9:50 9:55 a.m.
Break

9:55 11:10 a.m. Global Security Institutions: The Nonproliferation Regime

11:10 11:15 a.m.
Break

11:15 a.m. 12:15 p.m. Keynote Address and Conversation with James B. Steinberg

12:15 1:00 p.m. Lunch Reception

Audio
More on this topic

How the Kurds Got Their Way

The surge of ethnic and sectarian strife in Syria and across the Middle East has led a number of analysts to predict the coming breakup of many Arab states.

Forbes: The Falafel Index: A Way To Assess Purchasing Power In The Middle East

"While the complexities of purchasing power cannot be wrapped up in a sandwich, the Falafel Index offers an insight into the underlying economic problems that confront a strategic region."

Global Economics Monthly: September 2014

Steven A. Tananbaum Senior Fellow for International Economics Robert Kahn argues that while markets have been relatively sanguine in their outlook, weakness in Europe may force them to reevaluate.

Terms of Use: I understand that I may access this audio and/or video file solely for my personal use. Any other use of the file and its content, including display, distribution, reproduction, or alteration in any form for any purpose, whether commercial, non commercial, educational, or promotional, is expressly prohibited without the written permission of the copyright owner, the Council on Foreign Relations. For more information, write publications@cfr.org.