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November 21, 2005

Economics
Quick summary of the weekend papers

Koreans save; Californians do not - but they do want to sell real estate.  And autoworkers in Michigan and Ohio should not count on being part of the American middle class for much longer.   Delp…

December 11, 2006

International Organizations
Hyde Cites Unfinished Business on UN Reform, Public Diplomacy

The retiring chairman of the House International Relations Committee, Rep. Henry Hyde (R-IL), says Washington needs to be tough on reforming the United Nations. He also urges the new Democratic major…

July 18, 2006

United States
Do not forget about Norway - but also don’t put too much weight on the details of the TIC data.

The May surprise in the TIC data:  foreign central banks withdrew financing from the US.  The sold more Treasuries (14.3b) than they bought Agencies and corporate debt.  Net central bank flows into l…

September 17, 2007

Trade
C. Peter McColough Roundtable Series on International Economics: A Conversation with Peter Mandelson

The C. Peter McColough Roundtable Series on International Economics is presented by the Corporate Program and the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies.

September 17, 2007

Trade
C. Peter McColough Series on International Economics: A Conversation with Peter Mandelson

Watch Peter Mandelson, commissioner for external trade of the European Union, discuss the merits of economic openness and the importance of making progress on the Doha Round of world trade talks.

February 28, 2008

Asia
Can America Handle the Rise of Asia?

February 28, 2008 ------------------------- MR. MAHUBABANI: (In progress) -- Western minds -- (inaudible). Because I think one of the key goals of this book, which is actually going to be very dif…

February 28, 2008

Asia
Can America Handle the Rise of Asia?

Watch Kishore Mahbubani, dean and professor at the National University of Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, discuss the potentially positive impact of Asia's economic growth on the gr…

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…

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.