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Russell Green Speaks to CNC News ...

Nov. 05, 2014

The Baker's Will Clayton Fellow in International Economics, Russell Green, speaks to CNC News about the the ...

COUNTERWEIGHTS OR DOUBLE TROUBLE? HOW THE ...

December 13, 2012

Experts Eric Heginbotham and Rollie Lal will challenge conventional view of the power structure in Asia and ...

ELECTION 2012: POLICY PERSPECTIVES -- JOBS, ...

October 8, 2012

Baker Institute experts examine the potential economic effects of various policy options available to the next presidential ...

GLOBAL AFFAIRS AND THE GLOBAL ECONOMY

April 11, 2012

Jamie Dimon, chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase & Co., draws upon his experience in the global ...

INDIGENOUS PEOPLES IN THE ARCTIC: ISSUES ...

April 9, 2012

Patricia L. Cochran, executive director of the Alaska Native Science Commission, explains how economic and environmental challenges ...

THE TEXAS TRIANGLE: MEGAPOLITAN HOUSTON'S INTEGRATION ...

November 16, 2011

Sociologist Robert E. Lang, director of Brookings Mountain West and The Lincy Institute at the University of ...

Sociologist Robert E. Lang, director of ...

November 16, 2011

Sociologist Robert E. Lang, director of Brookings Mountain West and The Lincy Institute at the University of ...

BAKER INSTITUTE STUDENT FORUM -- MICROFINANCE ...

November 14, 2011

A panel of scholars discusses microfinance, economics and developing nations with the Student Forum and Rice Microfinance.

THE COMING MULTIPOLAR WORLD ECONOMY: ARE ...

November 3, 2011

Mansoor Dailami of The World Bank Group discusses projected changes on the global economic stage.

DEFUSING THE DEBT BOMB: ECONOMIC AND ...

October 6, 2011

The Honorable Alan Simpson, former U.S. senator and co-chairman of the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and ...

DEFUSING THE DEBT BOMB: ECONOMIC AND ...

October 5, 2011

Joel Prakken, Ph.D., senior managing director and co-founder of Macroeconomic Advisers, LLC, delivers a featured address during ...

BAKER INSTITUTE STUDENT FORUM -- IS ...

April 14, 2011

Hillsdale College economics professor and policy analyst Gary Wolfram, Ph.D., discusses capitalism and poverty with the Student ...

LEADERSHIP IN THE 21ST CENTURY ECONOMY: ...

March 16, 2011

The Honorable Paul H. O'Neill, 72nd U.S. secretary of the treasury, speaks to the Baker Institute Student ...

DEBT AND DEFICIT: LONG-TERM FISCAL ISSUES

October 25, 2010

U.S. Senator Judd Gregg, R-N.H., ranking member of the Senate Budget Committee, discusses the nation's economic issues.

AFTERSHOCK: THE NEXT ECONOMY AND AMERICA'S ...

October 12, 2010

Public policy professor Robert Reich argues that the recession was the fault of a growing concentration of ...