Program

Events

Crafting Policy for the Information Age: EU Research on Intangibles

October 16, 2003 // 9:00am11:00am
While the U.S. has been caught up with accounting and financial scandals, Europe has been moving quietly forward in laying the foundations for new policies in the information economy. The European Union's (EU) aim is to become the most competitive and knowledge-intensive economy in the world by 2010. What has Europe learned about intangibles that will improve their economy's competitiveness, accountability, and productivity?A roundtable discussion with Clark Eustace, Director of the PRISM Group

The New Old World: The Politics of Aging

September 25, 2003 // 8:00am10:00am
The Project on America and the Global Economy (PAGE) and the AARP Global Aging Program held the second in their series of meetings on the challenges and opportunities posed by aging societies in the major industrial democracies. The second in the series focused on the “The Politics of Aging.”

"The New Old World: The Politics of Aging" **POSTPONED**

July 10, 2003 // 12:00am
"The New Old World: The Politics of Aging" is postponed until October 2003.

The Coming Bust of the Knowledge Economy

June 26, 2003 // 9:00am11:00am
with Steven Weber, Associate Professor, University of California-Berkeley and the Berkeley Roundtable on the International Economy (BRIE); Director, MacArthur Program on Multilateral Governance This roundtable discussion is co-sponsored with the Athena Alliance

Book Launch--Rogue Nation: American Unilateralism and the Failure of Good Intentions

June 02, 2003 // 4:00pm5:30pm
with author Clyde Prestowitz, president, Economic Strategic InstituteBruce Stokes of the National Journal will be the commentator.

Counting Intangibles

May 02, 2003 // 9:00am11:00am
with Kurt Ramin, International Accounting Standards Board

The New Old World: Achieving Its Potential

April 24, 2003 // 8:00am10:00am
Martha Farnsworth Riche PrincipalFarnsworth Riche AssociatesDavid WalkerComptroller General of the United StatesJohn ParkerWashington Bureau ChiefThe Economist

Weighing the Pros and Cons of Globalization

March 05, 2003 // 2:00pm4:00pm
with Murray Weidenbaum Mallinckrodt Distinguished University Professor and Honorary Chairman of the Weidenbaum Center, Washington University in St. Louis

Book Launch for World on Fire: How Exporting Free Market Democracy Breeds Ethnic Hatred and Global Instability

February 04, 2003 // 11:00pm
with author Amy Chua Comments by Stephan Richter, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of TheGlobalist

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