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James A. Baker, III speaks to ...

Dec. 02, 2018

Baker Institute Honorary Chair James A. Baker, III, former Secretary of State, speaks to CNN's State of ...

James A. Baker, III speaks to ...

Dec. 02, 2018

Baker Institute Honorary Chair James A. Baker, III, former Secretary of State, speaks to CBS Face the ...

James A. Baker, III speaks to ...

Dec. 02, 2018

Baker Institute Honorary Chair James A. Baker, III, former Secretary of State, speaks to ABC's George Stephanopoulos ...

Baker Institute 25th Anniversary Gala

Nov. 27, 2018

The Baker Institute's gala celebration at Rice University features a conversation between former President Barack Obama, the ...

Political Reform in China 2018

Nov. 05, 2018

A panel of experts examines the current state of foreign relations and economic and political reforms in ...

Edward P. Djerejian Speaks to Bloomberg ...

Nov. 11, 2018

Edward Djerejian, director of Rice University's Baker Institute and former ambassador to Israel and to Syria, discusses ...

Edward P. Djerejian Speaks to Al ...

Oct. 19, 2018

Edward Djerejian, director of Rice University's Baker Institute and former ambassador to Israel and to Syria, discusses ...

North American Trade: Issues and Challenges ...

Oct. 18, 2018

The Baker Institute Center for Public Finance and Mexico Center host a panel discussion on the state ...

Prospects for Universal Health Coverage in ...

Oct. 16, 2018

Experts on health care in Canada, the United Kingdom, Germany and Taiwan discuss the strengths and challenges ...

Prospects for Universal Health Coverage in ...

Oct. 16, 2018

Experts on health care in Canada, the United Kingdom, Germany and Taiwan discuss the strengths and challenges ...

Prospects for Universal Health Coverage in ...

Oct. 16, 2018

Experts on health care in Canada, the United Kingdom, Germany and Taiwan discuss the strengths and challenges ...

Prospects for Universal Health Coverage in ...

Oct. 16, 2018

Experts on health care in Canada, the United Kingdom, Germany and Taiwan discuss the strengths and challenges ...

How to Thrive in the Age ...

Oct. 15, 2018

New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman discusses his latest book, which posits that society can overcome the ...

Revolution in Energy? The Roles of ...

Oct. 11, 2018

For the second consecutive year, the Center for Energy Studies and Baker Botts LLP co-host an energy ...

Revolution in Energy? The Roles of ...

Oct. 11, 2018

For the second consecutive year, the Center for Energy Studies and Baker Botts LLP co-host an energy ...