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James A. Baker, III Speaks at ...

May 09, 2018

Baker Institute Honorary Chair James A. Baker, III, former Secretary of State, speaks at the American Patriot ...

Health, Not Health Care: What's the ...

Apr. 25, 2018

Elena Marks, president and CEO of the Episcopal Health Foundation, examines why annual U.S. health expenditures of ...

Director's Lecture Series: A Conversation with ...

Apr. 18, 2018

At this Director’s Lecture Series event, Kasich participates in a moderated discussion with Baker Institute director Edward ...

NAFTA Negotiations and North American Energy ...

Apr. 17, 2018

Karen Antebi, economic counselor at the Embassy of Mexico in Washington, D.C., examines the latest developments in ...

Edward P. Djerejian Speaks with Al ...

Apr. 13, 2018

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

Edward P. Djerejian Speaks with Voice ...

Apr. 12, 2018

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

Edward P. Djerejian Speaks with Bloomberg ...

Apr. 11, 2018

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

Edward P. Djerejian Speaks with CNN ...

Apr. 11, 2018

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

Edward P. Djerejian Speaks with Bloomberg ...

Apr. 06, 2018

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

The U.S. Role in Latin America

Mar. 26, 2018

The Honorable Joaquin Castro, U.S. representative for 20th congressional district of Texas, visits the Baker Institute for ...

A Conversation With The Honorable Robert ...

Mar. 15, 2018

At this McLarty Lecture Series event, former World Bank President Robert Zoellick discusses North American trade policy ...

The "Rational Middle" of Immigration

Mar. 07, 2018

The Baker Institute Mexico Center and the Center for Houston’s Future host a screening of short films ...

BP Energy Outlook 2018

Mar. 02, 2018

Spencer Dale, BP's group chief economist, presents the 2018 Outlook, discussing the company’s views of future global ...

Political Uncertainty and Mexico's Energy Reform ...

Feb. 15, 2018

Jesús Reyes Heroles, former CEO of Pemex and Mexico’s former secretary of energy, and a panel of ...

Political Uncertainty and Mexico's Energy Reform ...

Feb. 15, 2018

Jesús Reyes Heroles, former CEO of Pemex and Mexico’s former secretary of energy, and a panel of ...