237Jun 18, 2012
Biofuels Supply and Demand
Participants spoke about biofuel production and efforts to bring production levels to a scale that would make it price-competitive with conventional fuel. Among the topics they addressed were ...
317Mar 14, 2012
Allan Meltzer Remarks
Allen Meltzer was interviewed at an Atlantic summit on economic recovery in the United States and globally. He focused on Federal Reserve policy and the impact of low interest rates on the ...
548Jun 17, 2011
U.S. Economy and Global Markets
U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk talked about the U.S. economy, trade, and job growth. He spoke at a roundtable discussion that included former Federal Reserve Chair Alan Greenspan and ...
248Apr 26, 2011
Consumer Choice, Nutrition, and Policy
Panelists talked about ways the food industry can better inform consumers on calorie consumption and portion control. They answered questions from the audience.
142Feb 9, 2011
U.S. Role in the World Economy
Participants spoke about international trade issues, particularly on U.S.-China relations. They also talked about the Obama administration’s spending priorities and the legacy of the ...
864Oct 27, 2010
Future of Fresh Water
Participants spoke about the future of environmental and energy policy, particularly as it related to clean water. Among the topics they addressed were the use and re-use of fresh water, ...
256Oct 26, 2010
Profitability of Renewable Energy
Panelists talked abut the sustainability and profitability of renewable energy. Among the issues they addressed were sustainability and future competitiveness, the future of the energy market, ...
167Feb 16, 2010
Budget Reform Policy Fourm, Part 2
Participants spoke about the federal budget deficit, U.S. fiscal policy, the impact of economic stimulus legislation on the economy, and financial market regulation. They also answered ...
688Jan 28, 2010
Book Discussion on Comeback America
David Walker, former comptroller general of the U.S. and CEO of the Government Accountability Office, argues that we must put controls on government spending and take action to lower our national ...
1,259Nov 23, 2009
Climate Change and Water Supply
David Hayes delivered the keynote address at the launch of a Water Resources Group new report, Charting Our Water Future. He talked about the significant water challenge in the U.S., and ...
8Oct 7, 2004
Trade and the 2004 Election
A panel of economists discussed the impact of international trade on the 2004 presidential election. They discussed anti-globalization efforts and the impact of terrorism. They addressed ...