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March 11, 2015

United States
A Conversation With U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy

Administrator McCarthy discusses the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s efforts to work with other nations to craft international climate policy and improve global environmental sustainability.

November 14, 2017

Economics
Play Swensen A Conversation with David Swensen

This is the keynote session of the Stephen C. Freidheim Symposium on Global Economics. 

March 22, 2012

Trade
Undated photograph of Keystone oil pipeline under construction in North Dakota (TransCanada Corp./Courtesy Reuters). Morning Brief: Obama Administration to Accelerate Permit Process for Energy and Transportation Infrastructure

The Hill reports that President Obama will issue an executive order requiring agencies to conduct faster reviews of infrastructure projects. The Obama administration will also issue another memo to s…

June 1, 2010

Immigration and Migration
border patrol Testimony: Next Steps for the Mérida Initiative

On May 27th I testified at a joint hearing of the House Committee on Homeland Security’s Subcommittee on Border, Maritime, and Global Counterterrorism and the Committee on Foreign Affairs’ Subcommitt…

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Annual Report 2016

The 2016 Annual Report from the Council on Foreign Relations.

November 14, 2016

Global
Play pic for otr_resized.jpg Corporate Citizenship and Citizen Diplomacy

Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet and IBM's Stanley Litow discuss corporate efforts to tackle global challenges and public-private partnerships.

September 19, 2016

United States
Play Moniz_EC.jpg A Conversation With Ernest J. Moniz

Ernest Moniz discusses the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, its one-year anniversary, and the effectiveness of the nuclear deal's nonproliferation and verification measures in blocking Iran's path…

January 7, 2016

Global
Play RTR3RVE6_EC.jpg U.S. Environmental Regulation After the Paris Climate Talks

Following the Paris climate talks, Gina McCarthy assesses the domestic and international implications of the agreement, and the future of U.S. climate policy and diplomacy.

February 9, 2016

China
Lü Xiwen China Women Corruption Beijing Where Are All the Women in China’s Anticorruption Campaign?

Rachel Brown is a research associate in Asia Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. A glance through ChinaFile’s recently released visualization of individuals investigated in China’s ongoing …