November 29, 2007 // 8:00am — 10:00am
With Charles Weiss, Distinguished Professor, Georgetown University and William Bonvillian, Director, Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Washington Office
November 14, 2007 // 2:30pm — 4:30pm
SpeakersVivien Stewart, Asia Society; Tad Watanabe, Kennesaw StateUniversity; Hyunjoon Park, University of Pennsylvania; Raymond Simon, U.S. Department of Education.
October 23, 2007 // 2:00pm — 3:00pm
A Director's Forum with The Honorable Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
October 15, 2007 // 2:00pm — 4:00pm
Speakers: Seok-Young Choi, Embassy of the Republic of Korea; Timothy M. Reif, House Ways and Means Committee; Myron Brilliant, U.S.-Korea Business Council; Thea Lee, AFL-CIO
October 04, 2007 // 12:00pm — 1:30pm
With Richard B. Freeman, Herbert S. Ascherman Professor in Economics, Harvard University and Faculty Director of the Labor and Worklife Program, Harvard Law School.
October 03, 2007 // 10:00am — 11:30am
A Director's Forum with Robin Cook, physician, bestselling author, and Member of the Wilson Center's Board of Trustees; James Morone, Professor of Political Science and Urban Studies, Brown University; Michael Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute; and Paul Seltman, Counsel, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
September 18, 2007 // 9:00am — 11:00am
With Greg Jackson, Chair of the Steering Committee at the University of Maryland Energy Research Center, Steve Hutcheson, Professor at the University of Maryland, Anthony Janetos, Director of the Joint Global Change Research Institute, and Timothy Gulden, Research Fellow at the Center for International and Security Studies
Trade Talk: Should Labor Standards be Included in Free Trade Agreements with the United States? Implications for Asia
July 25, 2007 // 3:30pm — 5:30pm
with Katrin Kuhlmann, Senior Vice President for Global Trade, Women's Edge Coalition; Jeff Vogt, Global Economy Specialist and Labor Lawyer, American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO); Theodore Moran, Director and Wallenberg Professor, Landegger Program in International Business Diplomacy, Georgetown University; Lewis Karesh, Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Labor, Office of the United States Trade Representative
July 16, 2007 // 2:00pm — 4:30pm
Robbin Johnson, Teaching Fellow, University of Minnesota;C. Ford Runge, Professor, University of Minnesota; William Krist, Senior Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center
July 11, 2007 // 9:00am — 11:00am
Poorly designed and implemented trade policies are prolonging violent conflicts; and aid programs, as they are currently constructed, are not achieving their stated goals of alleviating poverty, warns Oli Brown of IISD.