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March 25, 2008

Democracy
Religion and the Open Society Symposium: Session Two: Religion-State Relations

Watch experts discuss the role of religion with regard to the state.

May 12, 2008

Capital Flows
Sovereign Economic Development Funds ….

Sovereign funds argue that they are only interested in financial returns. And to be sure, they do care about financial returns. Losing money generally isn’t good for a sovereign fund’s long-term h…

March 5, 2009

Corporate Governance
Global Corporate Citizenship Series: Twenty-First Century Capitalism: The New Role Business Must Play

Watch Neville Isdell, chairman of the board of the Coca-Cola Company, discuss the necessary steps for companies to take to become responsible organizations and restore the faith of consumers in indus…

March 5, 2009

Trade
Global Trade: Implications of the Current Crisis

Watch experts debate the benefits of global trade and how the current crisis will affect the international trading system.

May 12, 2009

Financial Markets
Fixing Finance: Reactions and Over-Reactions

ALAN MURRAY:  Okay, can I get your attention, please?  Welcome to the second session of the CFR symposium on fixing finance.  I'm supposed to remind you to completely turn off your cell phones and va…

May 12, 2009

Financial Markets
Fixing Finance: Reactions and Over-Reactions

Watch experts examine steps taken to regulate financial markets and debate whether more should be done or if some actions should be undone. This session was part of the Stephen C. Freidheim Symposiu…

September 20, 2008

Financial Markets
Finance as foreign policy (Russia, 2008)

American commentators have argued that Russia’s current financial difficulties are evidence that Russia’s participation in the global financial system constrains Russian geopolitical adventurism. …

May 25, 2010

Liberia
A Conversation with Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Please join us as President Johnson Sirleaf discusses Liberia's progress and continuing challenges ahead. With national elections approaching in 2011, she will share her views on Liberia's peace and …

May 25, 2010

Liberia
Liberia's Sirleaf: Reform in Africa

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says her country and region continue to make democratic strides, but she appealed for greater foreign investment to build economic and political capacity.