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July 22, 2002

United States
How Does U.S. Use Its Power?

From: SHOW: DIPLOMATIC LICENSE 04:00 AM Eastern Standard TimeUNIDENTIFIED MALE: If you ask Americans do you want America to rule the world, their answer is going to be no.UNIDENTIFIED MALE: We must n…

June 10, 2008

Capital Flows
A Diamond in the Rough: The Role of the Private Sector in Sustainable Development in Africa

Watch Gareth Penny, managing director of De Beers, discuss economic development in Africa and how the private sector can faciliate sustained growth.

September 23, 2008

Financial Markets
Sharing upside and downside risk ...

Sovereign wealth funds have invested about $35b in US financial institutions. Adding in Qatar’s investment in Barclays and Singapore’s investment (through the GIC) in UBS brings the total up sover…

April 21, 2010

Understanding and Expanding Distribution Networks

ISOBEL COLEMAN: This is our third and final panel, and the focus now is on distribution. How do we -- we've heard about the opportunities and the challenges in the first session, we've heard from th…

April 22, 2010

Leveraging New Technology for Women's Economic Empowerment: Understanding and Expanding Distribution Networks

Watch experts give examples of bringing technologies to developing countries and how distribution of these products works. This session was part of The ExxonMobil Women and Development Roundtable Se…

January 31, 2011

Food and Drugs: Can Safety Be Ensured in a Time of Increased Globalization?

Session OneThe Scale of the Challenge: Overview and Case StudiesWelcoming Remarks: Richard N. Haass, President, Council on Foreign RelationsOpening Remarks: Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, U.S. Food …

January 31, 2011

Food and Drug Safety: The Scale of the Challenge

Experts discuss the implications of importing and exporting food, drugs, and other consumer products in a globalized economym, as well as how to manage the quality of these products. This session w…

January 31, 2011

The Scale of the Challenge: Overview and Case Studies

RICHARD N. HAASS: Okay, if I could ask people to take their seats, including Ms. Hamburg. Well, good morning. Welcome to the Council on Foreign Relations. Welcome to this temporary respite from t…

December 22, 2012

United States
You Might Have Missed: Drones, Leaving Afghanistan, and Iran

DOD Decision Makers Need Additional Analyses to Determine Costs and Benefits of Returning Excess Equipment, Government Accountability Office, December 19, 2012. In June 2011, the United States annou…

October 23, 2013

3D Printing: Challenges and Opportunities for International Relations

Experts discuss the challenges and opportunities of 3D printing.