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August 9, 2007

China
The balance of financial terror, circa August 9, 2007

Back in early 2004, former Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers highlighted the emergence of what he termed the "balance of financial terror."   China – and others – relied on the US for demand that t…

June 24, 2008

United States
China and Climate Change Symposium

Session One: Chinese Energy and Climate StrategyZhou Dadi, Professor, Energy Research Institute, National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), People's Republic of ChinaTrevor Houser, Director, …

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June 11, 2008

China
Religion and the Future of China

Session One : China’s Dynamic Religious LandscapeBrian Grim, Senior Research Fellow in Religion and World Affairs, Pew Forum on Religion & Public LifeFenggang Yang, Director, Center on Religion and C…

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June 11, 2008

China
Symposium on Religion and the Future of China

This symposium was made possible by the generosity of the Henry Luce Foundation.

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June 11, 2008

China
Symposium on Religion and the Future of China: Session Two: Religion and the State

Watch experts discuss the role of religion in China with regard to the government

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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.

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June 11, 2008

China
Religion and the Future of China, Session Two: Religion and the State

This event is part of the Religion and Foreign Policy Symposia Series, which is made possible by the generous support of the Henry Luce Foundation.   MINKY WORDEN:  Thank you all for joining us to…

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June 24, 2008

China
Symposium on China and Climate Change: Session Two: Energy Technology in China

Watch experts discuss Chinese energy technology and the country's capability for addressing energy demands.

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March 13, 2008

Monetary Policy
Central bank intervention … unprecedented in scale and scope

Steven Pearlstein of the Washington Post -- the source of the quote in the title -- writes: "In the face of what is turning into the most serious financial market crisis since the Great Depressi…