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December 15, 2016

Climate Change
Under Trump, Private Sector May Lead U.S. Climate Action

This post is authored by Shayle Kann, the head of GTM Research and Senior Vice President at Greentech Media: a Wood Mackenzie Business. As the inauguration of President Donald Trump approaches, th…

The Googleplex, Google's corporate headquarters, generates much of its power from rooftop solar installations (Reuters/Erin Siegel)

January 28, 2015

Trade
The "Strong Dollar" Policy: Back to the Future

The “strong dollar” has been a mantra for the United States for decades. Recently, as the euro has fallen to an 11-year low against the dollar, Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew has once again been paying…

U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew listens during a tour of the AT&T Foundry in Palo Alto, California (Beck Diefenbach/Courtesy Reuters).

June 23, 2016

Development
Private Sector Innovation and Women’s Entrepreneurship

Jane Nelson and Sarah Thorn will discuss strategies to grow women’s entrepreneurship worldwide, with a particular emphasis on the role of the private sector. They will address the importance of publi…

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May 6, 2015

United States
Fostering a Government of 'Open Innovation'

Aneesh Chopra discusses how technology and innovation affect public policy.

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April 27, 2015

Vietnam
Reflections on the Vietnam War

Experts discuss the legacy of the Vietnam War.

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October 16, 2009

Global
Pandemic Influenza: Science, Economics, and Foreign Policy: Session Two: The Economics

Watch experts analyze the economic effects of pandemic influenza including on the labor force and trade. This session was part of a CFR symposium, Pandemic Influenza: Science, Economics, and Foreign…

October 16, 2009

Global
Pandemic Influenza: Science, Economics, and Foreign Policy

Session One: The ScienceArnold Monto, Professor, Epidemiology, University of MichiganPeter Palese, Professor and Chair, Microbiology, and Professor of Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Mount Sinai Schoo…

March 25, 2008

Global
Religion and the Open Society Symposium: Session Three: Religion, Innovation, and Economic Progress

Watch experts discuss the impact of religion on economic development.