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March 26, 1999

Afghanistan
Testimony on the Situation in Afghanistan Before the United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

Recent Events and Political Actors in AfghanistanFor policy recommendations, see text of oral testimony1. INTRODUCTION: SUMMARY OVERVIEW1On August 8, 1998, the Taliban (Islamic student) movement of A…

March 18, 2010

Iraq
"Severe Clear"

Watch filmakers Kristian Fraga and Michael Scotti reflect on their documentary, Severe Clear.

March 18, 2010

Iraq
Term Member Screening and Discussion of Severe Clear

Kristian Fraga's new film, Severe Clear, is a first person account of the Marines who were on the front lines of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Shot by First Lieutenant Mike Scotti on his Mini-DV camera, a…

November 28, 2011

Infrastructure
Central Banking in an Age of Improvisation

Experts discuss policy steps taken by central banks in the United States, Brazil, and Europe, and analyze the challenges ahead. This meeting is part of the McKinsey Executive Roundtable series in …

November 28, 2011

Infrastructure
Central Banking in an Age of Improvisation

Experts discuss policy steps taken by central banks in the United States, Brazil, and Europe, and analyze the challenges ahead.

December 8, 2011

Economics
World Economic Update

Experts analyze the current economic conditions around the world and discuss potential threats in 2012. This series is presented by the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies.

December 8, 2011

Economics
World Economic Update

This series is presented by the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies. Related readings: A Cheer for ECB's Attempt at Shock and Awe by Sebastian Mallaby Quarterly Update: BRIC Financ…

September 27, 2013

Egypt
Weekend Reading: The "New" Libya, International Indecision on Syria, and the Brotherhood’s New Strategy

Abdel Bari Atwan looks at the devastating reality of the "new" Libya. Kristian Coates Ulrichsen says that Syria is paying the price of international indecision. Nervana Mahmoud offers insight into …

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December 1, 2014

United States
The Federal Reserve's Stanley Fischer on Inflation and Financial Stability

Stanley Fischer, vice chairman of the board of governors at the Federal Reserve System, joinsLaurence D. Fink, chairman and chief executive officer at BlackRock and member of the board of directors a…

December 1, 2014

United States
The Federal Reserve Then and Now: Better Equipped to Avert Crises?

Author Liaquat Ahamed, CFR Adjunct Senior Fellow and Citigroup Global Chief Economist Willem Buiter, and NYU's Professor of Economics Mark Gertler, join Sebastian Mallaby, CFR's Paul A. Volcker Senio…