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October 15, 2007

Technology and Innovation
The Legacy of Sputnik

The panelists will discuss the October 4, 1957 launching of the Soviet satellite, Sputnik, its impact on the Cold War, and its role in propelling the Information Age.

June 9, 2008

Global
McKinsey Executive Roundtable Series in International Economics: Microfinance: Business or Charity?

ISOBEL COLEMAN (CFR fellow): Good morning, everybody. Welcome. You've probably figured out by now that I am not Jim Wolfensohn. I'm Isobel Coleman. I'm a senior fellow here at the Council on Foreign …

June 9, 2008

Global
McKinsey Executive Roundtable Series in International Economics: Microfinance: Business or Charity?

Watch experts discuss the development and impact of microfinance in as a tool for reducing poverty.

October 16, 2008

Financial Markets
International Implications of the Financial Crisis

ROGER ALTMAN: Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. Good morning and welcome to the Council. I'm Roger Altman and this morning we're going to discuss the international implications of this financial c…

October 16, 2008

Financial Markets
International Implications of the Financial Crisis

Listen to Timothy D. Adams, managing director of the Lindsey Group, and Simon Johnson, senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, discuss the implications of the financial c…

February 2, 2009

Capital Flows
New York State and the Global Financial Crisis

WILLIAM WELD: Having myself dabbled briefly in New York politics a few years ago -- dilettanted, really, more than dabbled -- (laughter) -- I can attest that our guest, our honored guest today, was …

February 2, 2009

Capital Flows
New York State and the Global Financial Crisis

Watch New York Governor David A. Paterson discuss the proposed federal stimulus package and the need for policymakers to work with private financial institutions to create innovate solutions to the e…

February 3, 2009

Vietnam
The Legacy of the Vietnam War

The National History Center is an initiative of the American Historical Association.

December 1, 2008

Economic Crises
Symposium on the U.S.-Japan Partnership: Session Two: The Global Economy

Watch experts explain the origins of the financial crisis and its effect on Japan, as well as on U.S.-Japanese trade. This session was part of the CFR Symposium on the U.S.-Japan Partnership: An Age…

March 30, 2009

United States
Infrastructure Spending to Grow

Watch experts discuss the lessons learned from Depression era government spending programs and how they may be applied to the recent global economic crisis. This session was part of the CFR-New York…