Category Archives for Government

The Hudson Institute: Markets, Civil Society, and Democratic Change in the Middle East

October 2, 2013 Civil Society and Reform in the Middle East Moderator: Husain Haqqani- Senior Fellow and Director for South & Central Programs, Hudson Institute Speakers: Carl Gersham-National Endowment for Democracy Dr. Ihsan Yilmaz-Associate Professor of Political Science, Fatih University, … Continue reading

02. October 2013 by Will Houstoun
Categories: Government, Middle East | 1 comment

The Stimson Center: Taiwan’s Trade Politics

September 26, 2013  The Stimson Center: Taiwan’s Trade Politics Moderator: Alan D. Romberg: Director of East Asia programs, Stimson Center Speaker: Dr. Ho Szu-yin: Professor, Tamkang University Since joining the World Trade Organization (WTO) in 2002 Taiwan has managed to forge … Continue reading

26. September 2013 by Will Houstoun
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The Woodrow Wilson Center: Iraq – 2014 and Beyond

September 25, 2013 Iraq: 2014 and Beyond Moderator: Haleh Esfandiari, Director of Middle East Program, Woodrow Wilson Center Spearker: Feisal al-Istrabadi, Director, Center for the Study of the Middle East, Professor of the practice of International Law, University of Indiana, and former … Continue reading

25. September 2013 by Will Houstoun
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A Heritage Foundation Event: Does Technology Lead to Tyranny?

September 20, 2013 The Fourth Amendment and New Technologies in a Digitized World Moderator: Paul Larkin, Senior Research Fellow, Heritage Foundation Panelists: Prof. Susan Herman, President, American Civil Liberties Union Prof. Orin Kerr. George Washington University, School of Law Miguel … Continue reading

20. September 2013 by Will Houstoun
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Middle East Institute: Securing Egypt’s Future

On September 13 the Middle East Institute hosted an all day event discussing how Egypt can move forward towards prosperity. MEI did a tremendous job in inviting a diverse group of Egyptian policy makers, Egyptian activist, and American scholars to … Continue reading

18. September 2013 by Will Houstoun
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Woodrow Wilson Center: Is Egypt on the Right Path? A Conversation with Egyptian Policymakers

September 16, 2013 Woodrow Wilson Center: Is Egypt on the Right Path? A Conversation with Egyptian Policymakers With a population of 90 million people Egypt is the largest country in the Arab world. The success of the country not only … Continue reading

16. September 2013 by Will Houstoun
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A Heritage Foundation Event: Annual Helms Lecture

September 11, 2013 A Heritage Foundation Event: Annual Helms Lecture- The Vital Role of the Senate in Foreign Policy In the spirit of the late Senator Jesse Helms, the Heritage Foundation invited Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) to discuss the role he and other senators play in … Continue reading

11. September 2013 by Will Houstoun
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