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February 1, 1998

Trade
Promoting U.S. Economic Relations with Africa

In 1997, Washington paid unprecedented attention to Africa and its continental rebirth. Both then-First Lady Hillary Clinton and then-Secretary of State Madeleine Albright toured the continent. Presi…

April 9, 2003

Iraq
Council Co-Sponsors Third Qatar Conference on Democracy and Free Trade in Doha

April 9, 2003 - The Council will co-sponsor the Third Qatar Conference on Democracy and Free Trade on April 14-15, in Doha with the Islamic Institute, the University of Qatar and the Qatari Chamber …

January 4, 2006

Capital Flows
The Bush Administration was for rebuilding Iraq before it decided it was not worth the effort

I don't quite know what to make of the news that the Bush Administration won't seek more budget funds to rebuild Iraq.   At least not this year.Is it:A leading indicator of a broader reductio…

June 9, 2009

Economic Crises
Reflections on Economic Policy in a Time of Crisis

Watch National Economic Council Director Lawrence H. Summers explain the Obama adminstration's short and long term actions to mitigate the financial crisis. This session was part of the 2009 Nationa…

May 26, 2009

Financial Markets
Reforming Global Finance: The Squam Lake Papers

Watch members of the Squam Lake Working Group on Financial Regulation, a collection of fifteen leading economists and academics, discuss their recommendations for reforming global capital markets.

May 26, 2009

Financial Markets
Reforming Global Finance: The Squam Lake Papers

The global financial crisis has revealed serious flaws in regulatory systems worldwide. To explore these flaws and offer guidance on reform, the Squam Lake Working Group on Financial Regulation, a co…

October 19, 2009

China
China 2025: Panel Two: China Goes Global

SHEILA A. SMITH: Welcome, everyone. This is our second panel discussion. Good morning, and I am delighted to be here with four China experts, China observers. We have a lot of ground to cover in …

October 19, 2009

China
China 2025: Panel II: China Goes Global

Watch experts as they examine China's future global outlook. This session was part of a CFR symposium, China 2025, which was cosponsored with the Project 2049 Institute.

March 4, 2010

Economic Crises
A Conversation with Kenneth R. Feinberg

Watch Kenneth R. Feinberg, special master for TARP Executive Compensation, discuss federal regulation of executive pay. This session was part of the 2010 CFR Corporate Conference.

December 1, 2008

Defense and Security
Symposium on the U.S.-Japan Partnership: An Agenda For Change

This symposium was cosponsored by Council on Foreign Relations and the Asahi-Shimbun. Widely acclaimed as the most respected and credible source of news in Japan and the Asia-Pacific region, the Asa…