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Energy in Central Europe

Nov. 19, 2019

Officials from Poland, the Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia discuss their countries’ current energy landscapes and prospects …

U.S. - European Relations: Today and …

Mar. 08, 2017

The Baker Institute hosts Her Excellency Réka Szemerkényi, Hungary's ambassador to the United States, for a discussion …

The Rise of Populist Nationalism in …

Nov. 29, 2016

This panel examines the resurgence of populist nationalism in Western democracies, and whether it is the manifestation …

After the Paris Attacks: The Challenge …

Feb. 03, 2016

The panel discusses European and Middle Eastern perspectives on the threat posed by the Islamic State after …

Causes and Consequences of World War …

Sept. 25, 2014

One hundred years ago, World War I — a war that few wanted and few expected — …

BAKER INSTITUTE STUDENT FORUM -- DIPLOMACY, …

February 11, 2013

Lady Catherine Ashton of the European Union addresses key foreign affairs and security issues for the EU.

EUROPE AT A CROSSROADS: THE CASE …

June 7, 2012

His Excellency Paulo Portas, minister of foreign affairs of the Portuguese Republic, gives a lecture on trade …

TRAVEL AS A POLITICAL ACT, WITH …

March 8, 2012

Travel writer Rick Steves describes how European drug policy, which views drug abuse as a health issue …

THE WALLS CAME TUMBLING DOWN: COLLAPSE …

October 25, 2011

Gale Stokes, Ph.D., Mary Gibbs Jones Professor of History Emeritus at Rice University, speaks about the updated …

BAKER INSTITUTE STUDENT FORUM — THE …

April 4, 2011

Religion scholar Sean Oliver-Dee, Ph.D., shares his thoughts on the delicate balance in crafting policy that can …

EMERGING U.S. CLIMATE POLICY: TRANS-ATLANTIC APPROACHES …

December 15, 2008

Exploring U.S. and European policy responses to climate change and analyzing how future international policies may evolve. …

FRANCE AND AMERICA: A NEW ERA …

March 17, 2008

Ambassador Pierre Vimont was appointed ambassador of France to the United States by President Nicolas Sarkozy on …

Image-Making: Culture and Photography in the …

May 3, 2005

In conjunction with the Houston presentation of NAZAR, an exhibit featuring photographs from the Arab world. The …

A 21st-Century Marshall Plan for the …

January 30, 2004

Should private-sector economic development in Iraq be modeled after the successes of the Marshall Plan in post-WWII …

NATO Enlargement and US-EU Relations

October 24, 2002

Elizabeth Jones, Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs, discusses the future of an expanded …