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July 20, 2010

Asia
The Return of Asian High Growth?

Vivek Prakash/courtesy Reuters Buried in the business section of the New York Times on Thursday, after pages of encomiums to George Steinbrenner, was a story that should have gotten more attention: …

Searchlights beam off the site of the Marina Bay Sands integrated resort in Singapore

December 30, 2010

China
The Top 10 Asia Events of 2010

A man looks a screen outside a United Overseas Bank branch in Singapore's financial district on October 31, 2008. (Vivek Prakash/Courtesy Reuters) The Great Foreign Policy Reveal Chalk up 2010 …

 man looks a screen outside a United Overseas Bank branch in Singapore’s financial district on October 31, 2008.

May 23, 2011

Welcome to The Internationalist

Flag bearers in Singapore on August 14, 2010. (Vivek Prakash/ Courtesy Reuters). Welcome. Join me for a lively conversation about world order and U.S. leadership in the 21st century. The Internati…

Welcome to The Internationalist

January 4, 2011

China
Reviving American Innovation

A U.S. flag flutters in front of cooling towers at the Limerick Generating Station in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. (Kevin Lamarque/Courtesy Reuters) It is only the fourth day of the new year and I suspe…

US Flag in Front of Cooling Towers

June 15, 2011

United States
The Future of U.S. Immigration Policy: Next Steps

On Wednesday, June 15, 2011, the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) will hold a half-day, multisession symposium in Washington, DC, on U.S. immigration policy. The symposium will include a keynote ad…

June 15, 2011

United States
Immigration as an Economic Engine

Edward Alden, Alejandro Mayorkas, and Vivek Wadhwa address the benefits of immigration reform for the economic future of the United States. The session focuses on the many important contributions imm…

November 29, 2012

Development
Legal Empowerment and Justice for the Poor

Vivek Maru and Michael Woolcock evaluate efforts of nonprofits and global development institutions to help all people exercise their rights, increase government accountability, and participate in gov…

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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November 29, 2012

Development
Legal Empowerment and Justice for the Poor

Vivek Maru and Michael Woolcock evaluate efforts of nonprofits and global development institutions to help all people exercise their rights, increase government accountability, and participate in gov…

October 5, 2012

United States
The Immigrant Exodus: Why America is Losing the Global Race to Capture Entrepreneurial Talent

Vivek Wadhwa discusses his work with AnnaLee Saxenian of Berkeley on the critical contributions of immigrant entrepreneurs to the rise of Silicon Valley.