Web Video Initiative

The Elliott School's Web Video Initiative capitalizes on our robust events program that brings hundreds of scholars, policymakers, diplomats, journalists, and other world leaders to the GW campus each year. Our goal is to share our extraordinary on-campus resources with the broader community to advance understanding of important international issues. To have an event recorded, please submit a request here.

Food Price Increases: Causes, Impacts and Responses

September 30, 2011
Session 1
September 30, 2011

Session 1: Causes: Long and Short Term Forces Underlying Food Price Spikes and Trends

Panel 1 - Causes: Long and Short Term Forces Underlying Food Price Spikes and Trends

Session 2
September 30, 2011

Session 2: Impacts: Poverty, Nutrition and Welfare Impacts of Food Price Increases

Panelists:

Session 3
September 30, 2011

Session 3: Responses: Policy and Program Responses to Food Price Spikes

Panelists:

Luncheon Keynote
September 30, 2011

Luncheon Keynote: Alain de Janvry, UC Berkeley

Lunch Keynote Address:
Alain de Janvry, Professor of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California, Berkeley; 1:15 - 2:00 PM

The forum features current research and policy analysis on the causes, impacts, and responses to recent increases in food prices. The forum includes a combination of presentation of research results, demonstration of policy tools, and discussion of policy implications, priority actions, and future research needs. The forum focues on global trends as well as regions of interest, notably Africa.Sponsored by the Institute for International Economic Policy

G2 @ GW 2011

September 23, 2011
Session 1
September 23, 2011

Session 1: Economic Transformation in China

Session 1 — 9:15 - 10:30 AM: Economic transformation in China

Session 2
September 23, 2011

Session 2: Climate Change, Multilateral Trade, and International Financial Rules

Session 2 — 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM: Climate Change, Multilateral Trade, and International Financial Rules

Session 3
September 23, 2011

Session 3: U.S. and Chinese Policies towards Intellectual Property Rights

Session 3 — 1:15-2:30 PM: U.S. and Chinese Policies toward Intellectual Property Rights

Session 4
September 23, 2011

Session 4: Macro topics: exchange rates, economic growth, and imbalances

Session 4 — 2:45 - 4:00 PM: Macro topics: exchange rates, economic growth, and imbalances

The fourth annual G2 @ GW Conference on China's Economic Development and U.S.-China Economic Relations focuses on the theme "China, the U.S. and Global Economic Governance."Sponsored by the Institute for International Economic Policy

Beyond Aid
September 14, 2011

In a speech entitled "Beyond Aid", World Bank President Robert B.

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