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April 1, 2009

Trade
The G-20 London Summit

MERIT JANOW: I think we're ready to begin. My name is Merit Janow, and it's my pleasure to preside at this morning's discussion. A few administrative matters: Please turn off your cell phones and B…

March 30, 2009

Economic Crises
The Role of Labor Policy

Watch experts analyze the various labor policies of the Hoover and Roosevelt administrations and the effects they had on the Great Depression. This session was part of the CFR-New York University Le…

April 1, 2009

Trade
The G-20 London Summit

Watch experts remark on what is at stake at the G-20 London summit and outline possible policy options for member countries.

April 29, 2009

Middle East and North Africa
An Unsettling Settlement: The 1922 Middle East Peace Agreement Seen Today

Historian David Fromkin will discuss how the post-Ottoman Middle East looks in the twenty-first century. This meeting is part of a series hosted with the National History Center featuring prominent h…

January 22, 2009

Development
Report Urges U.S. to “Stay the Course” in Health and Development Goals Despite Economic Crisis

As the world economic crisis threatens to undermine strides made in combating poverty since the 1960s, a new report calls on the U.S. government to, "at a minimum, stay the course in its commitments …

April 29, 2009

Middle East and North Africa
An Unsettling Settlement: The 1922 Middle East Peace Agreement Seen Today

Watch David Fromkin, professor of international relations, history, and law at Boston University and author of Peace to End All Peace: The Fall of the Ottoman Empire and the Creation of the Modern Mi…

December 4, 2009

Polls and Public Opinion
Does Public Opinion Matter? World Attitudes on Global Governance

President Obama has heralded a “new era of global engagement.” But what do publics in the United States and around the world actually think about today’s global challenges—and the international insti…

December 4, 2009

Polls and Public Opinion
Does Public Opinion Matter? World Attitudes on Global Governance

Listen to experts as they launch Public Opinion on Global Issues, the most comprehensive digest ever assembled of existing polling data on U.S. and global public attitudes toward multilateral coopera…

February 14, 2011

India
A Conversation with Azim H. Premji

Wipro Limited Chairman Azim H. Premji discusses his role as founder and manager of Wipro Limited, as well as his philanthropic work in providing quality education in rural India. This meeting was pa…

February 14, 2011

India
CEO Speaker Series: A Conversation with Azim H. Premji

Azim Premji has led Wipro since the late 1960s, turning it into a global company with $6 billion in revenues. In 2001, he established and personally funded a not-for-profit organization with…