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Think Tanked: October, 2011

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 10/31/2011

Herman Cain at the American Enterprise Institute on 9-9-9 plus other think tank events [Daybook]

The rundown on the day’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 10/29/2011

Sunday Talk Shows: 10/30/11

The rundown on who’s appearing where this Sunday.

By Allen McDuffee  |  11:48 AM ET, 10/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 10/28/2011

Herman Cain to speak at AEI on 9-9-9 tax plan

The American Enterprise Institute announced today that GOP presidential candidate will discuss 9-9-9 at a Monday event.

By Allen McDuffee  |  01:59 PM ET, 10/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 10/28/2011

Occupy Wall Street protestors only win if Obama loses in 2012, says AEI’s Jonah Goldberg

The only way the Occupy Wall Street protestors win is if Obama loses in 2012, says Jonah Goldberg.

By Allen McDuffee  |  11:45 AM ET, 10/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 10/28/2011

Rick Perry skipping debates, Occupy Wall Street and Obama and more [AM Briefing]

The morning’s think tank news: Rick Perry skipping debates, Occupy Wall Street and Obama and more.

By Allen McDuffee  |  09:02 AM ET, 10/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:08 PM ET, 10/27/2011

Defense budget will be ‘crucified’ if supercommittee does not recommend raising revenue, says Rep. Adam Smith

Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA) says the supercommittee has to raise revenues or the defense budget will be ‘crucified.’

By Allen McDuffee  |  12:08 PM ET, 10/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:55 AM ET, 10/27/2011

Housing crisis the focus of new bi-partisan commission

A new year-long, bi-partisan think tank study promises to make recommendations to avoid another housing bubble.

By Allen McDuffee  |  09:55 AM ET, 10/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:14 AM ET, 10/27/2011

Iran defeats the U.S., the Vatican and Occupy Wall Street and more [AM Briefing]

The morning’s think tank news: Iran defeats the U.S., the Vatican and Occupy Wall Street and more

By Allen McDuffee  |  08:14 AM ET, 10/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 10/27/2011

Defense budgets at AEI, Russia’s soft power at CSIS plus other think tank events [Daybook]

The rundown on today’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:26 PM ET, 10/26/2011

Asia Society’s new $48 million home...in Texas

The new facility for the Asia Society is in, of all places, Houston, TX.

By Allen McDuffee  |  02:26 PM ET, 10/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:04 PM ET, 10/26/2011

Is Herman Cain’s ‘CEO presidency’ simply dictatorship?

Does the CEO model of Cain and Romney resemble a dictatorship too much?

By Allen McDuffee  |  01:04 PM ET, 10/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 10/26/2011

Vladimir Putin’s return to Russia’s presidency

Russia’s Vladi­mir Putin may undermine his own place in Russian history if he doesn’t change for his next shot at the presidency.

By Allen McDuffee  |  11:32 AM ET, 10/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 10/26/2011

Rick Perry and flat tax, Obama and hard power, the GOP and Latinos and more [AM Briefing]

The morning’s think tank news: Rick Perry and flat tax, Obama and hard power, the GOP and Latinos and more.

By Allen McDuffee  |  08:02 AM ET, 10/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 10/26/2011

Rep. Paul Ryan to address Heritage Foundation, Cybersecurity at Brookings and other think tank events [Daybook]

The rundown on the day’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:45 PM ET, 10/25/2011

Obama’s jobs plan: live-blogging the Intelligence Squared debate

Live-blogging the debate on whether or not Obama’s jobs plan should be passed piece by piece.

By Allen McDuffee  |  06:45 PM ET, 10/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:14 PM ET, 10/25/2011

Boehner: Russia’s Putin ‘harbors intense Soviet nostalgia’

Speaking at the Heritage Foundation, Speaker John Boehner said there is little reason to think U.S.-Russian relations are going to improve.

By Allen McDuffee  |  02:14 PM ET, 10/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 10/25/2011

Obama’s jobs plan: Should it be passed piece by piece?

Is the defeat of Obama’s jobs plan earlier this month is just the start of passing it a bit at a time?

By Allen McDuffee  |  12:55 PM ET, 10/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 10/25/2011

Iraq withdrawal means U.S. is not an empire, Obama shouldn’t boast Iraq and Libya and more [AM Briefing]

The morning’s think tank news: Iraq withdrawal means U.S. is not an empire, Obama shouldn’t boast Iraq and Libya and more

By Allen McDuffee  |  08:58 AM ET, 10/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 10/25/2011

Speaker John Boehner to address Heritage on Russia and American exceptionalism, plus other think tank events [Daybook]

The rundown on the day’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:32 PM ET, 10/24/2011

John Podesta stepping down from Center for American Progress

By Allen McDuffee  |  06:32 PM ET, 10/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:01 PM ET, 10/24/2011

RAND retracts medical marijuana centers study

A controversial study on crime and medical marijuana centers by the RAND Corporation has now been fully retracted.

By Allen McDuffee  |  02:01 PM ET, 10/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 10/24/2011

Iraq withdrawal seen as victory for Iran, says Sen. John McCain and Brookings’ Robert Kagan

Sen. John McCain and Brookings’ Robert Kagan argue that the U.S. withdrawal is seen as a victory for Iran in the region.

By Allen McDuffee  |  12:55 PM ET, 10/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:58 AM ET, 10/24/2011

Pakistan’s Ambassador Husain Haqqani to address Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Pakistan’s ambassador will speak at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs to address the tensions in U.S.-Pakistan relations.

By Allen McDuffee  |  11:58 AM ET, 10/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 10/24/2011

Obama and the fall of Libya’s Qaddafi: No ‘brilliant formula’ for success, says Elliott Abrams

While the Obama administration claimed victory in Libya, one think tank scholar says Libya is no blueprint for success.

By Allen McDuffee  |  11:15 AM ET, 10/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 10/24/2011

Joint Shadow Financial Regulatory Committee at AEI and other think tank events [Daybook]

The rundown on today’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:15 AM ET, 10/22/2011

Sunday Talk Shows: 10/23/11

The rundown on this week’s Sunday Talk Shows

By Allen McDuffee  |  08:15 AM ET, 10/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:58 AM ET, 10/21/2011

Melody Barnes not likely returning to the Center for American Progress

Obama’s domestic policy advisor said she’s leaving the White House at the end of the year, but won’t be returning to her previous employer.

By Allen McDuffee  |  11:58 AM ET, 10/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:17 AM ET, 10/21/2011

Lack of structure in Qaddafi’s Libya means uphill battle for new government

CSIS scholar Anthony Cordesman says the way Qaddafi ruled means new government will essentially have to start over.

By Allen McDuffee  |  10:17 AM ET, 10/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 10/21/2011

Qaddafi’s death and the Middle East, Dept. of Energy and Solyndra and more [AM Briefing]

The morning’s think tank news: Qaddafi’s death and the Middle East, Dept. of Energy and Solyndra and more.

By Allen McDuffee  |  09:02 AM ET, 10/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 10/21/2011

$4 Gas is killing the middle class at New America and more think tank events [Daybook]

The rundown on today’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:41 AM ET, 10/20/2011

CNAS announces Next Generation Leaders

The Center for a New American Security names the Next Generation National Security Leaders.

By Allen McDuffee  |  11:41 AM ET, 10/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:55 AM ET, 10/20/2011

Are neocons driving U.S. foreign policy conversations once again?

The neoconservatives who had endless influence under Bush are back driving the conversation.

By Allen McDuffee  |  10:55 AM ET, 10/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 10/20/2011

Occupy Wall Street can’t have jobs and the environment, James O’Keefe and think tanks and more [AM Briefing]

The morning’s think tank news: Occupy Wall Street can’t have jobs and the environment, James O’Keefe and think tanks and more.

By Allen McDuffee  |  09:32 AM ET, 10/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 10/20/2011

Citizenship Education at AEI and other think tank events [Daybook]

The rundown on today’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:47 PM ET, 10/19/2011

Did James O’Keefe target the Economic Policy Institute?

Evidence suggests that the newest James O’Keefe target was a progressive think tank.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:47 PM ET, 10/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:16 PM ET, 10/19/2011

Somalia: How to intervene the right way

The devastating conditions in Somalia means more helpful intervention is needed.

By Allen McDuffee  |  01:16 PM ET, 10/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:18 AM ET, 10/19/2011

Asia Society selects Richard McGregor’s ‘The Party’ for $20,000 book prize

The Asia Society selects Richard McGregor’s ‘The Party’ for annual prize.

By Allen McDuffee  |  10:18 AM ET, 10/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 10/19/2011

The Republican debate, Occupy Wall Street psychology and more [AM Briefing]

The morning’s think tank news: Republican debate, the psychology of Occupy Wall Street and more.

By Allen McDuffee  |  08:32 AM ET, 10/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 10/19/2011

Last night’s GOP debate at Brookings, protecting electronic privacy and other think tank events [Daybook]

The rundown on today’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 10/18/2011

Occupy Wall Street protests and the Obama administration, the Republican debates and more [AM Briefing]

The morning’s think tank news: Occupy Wall Street protests and the Obama administration, the Republican debates and more.

By Allen McDuffee  |  09:32 AM ET, 10/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 10/18/2011

GOP debate: Heritage, AEI and CNN to host foreign policy debate

Two conservative think tanks and CNN are teaming up for a November GOP debate on foreign policy and national security.

By Allen McDuffee  |  08:02 AM ET, 10/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 10/18/2011

Detainee legislation with Pentagon’s Jeh Johnson at Heritage and other think tank events [Daybook]

The rundown on today’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:01 PM ET, 10/17/2011

Occupy Wall Street protesters are ‘conservatives, they just don’t know it,’ says AEI

The American Enterprise Institute sent a team to the Occupy Wall Street protest and concluded they are conservatives and “just don’t know it.”

By Allen McDuffee  |  04:01 PM ET, 10/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 10/17/2011

China’s currency policy damages both countries, says Brookings scholar

The interdependence of China and the U.S. means both countries suffer with unilateral policies.

By Allen McDuffee  |  11:47 AM ET, 10/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:37 AM ET, 10/17/2011

Pentagon’s Jeh Johnson to address Heritage on detainee legislation

The Pentagon’s legal counsel will address the conservative think tank on detainees.

By Allen McDuffee  |  10:37 AM ET, 10/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:47 AM ET, 10/17/2011

Mitt Romney is a lucky man who has learned from his mistakes, New York jobs and more [AM Briefing]

The morning’s think tank news: Mitt Romney is a lucky man who has learned from his mistakes and more.

By Allen McDuffee  |  08:47 AM ET, 10/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 10/17/2011

Defense spending and East Asian security at Brookings plus more think tank events [Daybook]

The rundown on today’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:22 AM ET, 10/14/2011

Carnegie hires new chief development officer to expand global mission

The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace has hired its first chief development officer from outside the think tank world.

By Allen McDuffee  |  09:22 AM ET, 10/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 10/14/2011

Why Iran isn’t afraid of the U.S., New Hampshire vs. Nevada and more [AM Briefing]

The morning’s think tank news: Why Iran isn’t afraid of the U.S., New Hampshire vs. Nevada and more

By Allen McDuffee  |  08:58 AM ET, 10/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 10/14/2011

Iran’s Domestic Change and Global Presence at the Wilson Center and other think tank events [Daybook]

The rundown of today’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:16 PM ET, 10/13/2011

Iran: U.S. ‘would be in the right’ to strike Quds Force targets, says Heritage scholar

Striking Iranian targets would be permissible, says one conservative think tank scholar.

By Allen McDuffee  |  12:16 PM ET, 10/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 10/13/2011

RAND pulls study on medical marijuana dispensaries

The RAND Corporation has pulled a study that suggested crime rose when medical marijuana dispensaries closed in Los Angeles.

By Allen McDuffee  |  11:45 AM ET, 10/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:40 AM ET, 10/13/2011

U.S. plans for Syria, summarizing the last GOP debate and more [AM Briefing]

The morning’s think tank news: U.S. plans for Syria, summarizing the last GOP debate and more.

By Allen McDuffee  |  08:40 AM ET, 10/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 10/13/2011

Anthrax revisited with Tom Daschle, Tom Ridge at CAP and other think tank events [Daybook]

The rundown on today’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:12 PM ET, 10/12/2011

Sec. Hillary Clinton’s remarks on Iran assassination plot

Before addressing a Center for American Progress conference, Secretary Clinton offered remarks on the Iranian assassination plot.

By Allen McDuffee  |  06:12 PM ET, 10/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:21 PM ET, 10/12/2011

True unemployment rate obscured by temporary jobs

The rise in temporary employment obscures unemployment rate and slows economic recovery.

By Allen McDuffee  |  03:21 PM ET, 10/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 10/12/2011

Iran’s plot to assassinate the Saudi ambassador and Obama’s policy, Michael McFaul, Steve Jobs and more [AM Briefing]

The morning’s think tank news: Iran’s plot to assassinate the Saudi ambassador and Obama’s policy, Michael McFaul, Steve Jobs and more.

By Allen McDuffee  |  08:32 AM ET, 10/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 10/12/2011

National Petroleum Council Report at CSIS and other think tank events [Daybook]

The rundown on today’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:55 PM ET, 10/11/2011

10 Questions for tonight’s Bloomberg/Washington Post GOP debate

Think tankers pose their own questions for tonight’s GOP debate.

By Allen McDuffee  |  01:55 PM ET, 10/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 10/11/2011

How the 2012 elections will be influenced by the Supreme Court

Candidates will interpret the court’s rulings and attempt to turn them into a political advantage, says one Brookings scholar.

By Allen McDuffee  |  12:30 PM ET, 10/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 10/11/2011

Robert Jeffress and GOP stereotypes, progressives and the Tea Party and more [AM Briefing]

The morning’s think tank news: Robert Jeffress and GOP stereotypes, progressives and the Tea Party and more.

By Allen McDuffee  |  09:32 AM ET, 10/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 10/11/2011

Orrin Hatch on healthcare at Heritage, Mac Thornberry on Cybersecurity at CSIS and other think tank events [Daybook]

The rundown on today’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 10/10/2011

Elizabeth Warren the ‘pyromaniac,’ a new North Korea strategy and more [AM Briefing]

The morning’s think tank news: Elizabeth Warren the ‘pyromaniac,’ a new North Korea strategy and more

By Allen McDuffee  |  09:24 AM ET, 10/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 10/10/2011

Competing Narratives of Religion in America at Brookings and more think tank events [Daybook]

A rundown of today’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:14 PM ET, 10/08/2011

Value Voter Summit: Heritage front and center

The Heritage Foundations may have just as strong of a voice at the annual conservative conference as Romney, Bachmann and Perry.

By Allen McDuffee  |  04:14 PM ET, 10/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:18 AM ET, 10/08/2011

Vali Nasr joins Brookings Institution

The Brookings Institution announces new Middle East scholar.

By Allen McDuffee  |  11:18 AM ET, 10/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 10/08/2011

Steve Jobs politicized over Solyndra by think tanker

One think tanker couldn’t wait 24 hours after Steve Jobs’ death to drag him into a heated Washington debate.

By Allen McDuffee  |  09:32 AM ET, 10/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 10/07/2011

Why would CSIS bring on Germany’s minister of plagiarism?

Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg, the young German defense minister who stepped down this year amid a plagiarism scandal lands at a U.S. think tank.

By Allen McDuffee  |  11:22 AM ET, 10/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 10/07/2011

AM Briefing (10/7/11): Romney’s foreign policy, David Frum and ‘ObamaCare’ and more

The morning’s think tank news: Romney’s foreign policy, David Frum and ‘ObamaCare’ and more

By Allen McDuffee  |  09:16 AM ET, 10/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 10/07/2011

Daybook: 10/7/11

The rundown on today’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:57 PM ET, 10/06/2011

Energy’s loan program head steps down amid Solyndra controversy, moves to think tank

On the same day the Post reported Jonathan Silver will step down from the Department of Energy amid the Solyndra controversy, a progressive think tank announces his arrival.

By Allen McDuffee  |  08:57 PM ET, 10/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:10 AM ET, 10/06/2011

Mitt Romney dips into think tanks for foreign policy team

Mitt Romney turns to several think tankers for his new foreign policy team.

By Allen McDuffee  |  11:10 AM ET, 10/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:15 AM ET, 10/06/2011

Daybook: 10/6/11

The Rundown on today’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  08:15 AM ET, 10/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:25 PM ET, 10/05/2011

CFR’s Sebastian Mallaby on preventing the spread of Greece’s crisis

Council on Foreign Relations scholar Sebastian Mallaby discusses how the Greek crisis can kept from being spread.

By Allen McDuffee  |  01:25 PM ET, 10/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 10/05/2011

Washington Ideas Forum kicks off

The Washington Ideas Forum brings together 40 thought leaders across sectors.

By Allen McDuffee  |  11:55 AM ET, 10/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 10/05/2011

Daybook: 10/5/11

The rundown on today’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:14 PM ET, 10/04/2011

Ask a think tank: Palestine’s U.N. application process

An explanation from the former deputy director of the U.N. Foundation’s United Nations and Global Security initiative.

By Allen McDuffee  |  03:14 PM ET, 10/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:17 AM ET, 10/04/2011

RAND selects Michael D. Rich as new president

The RAND Corporation has selected a new president from within the organization.

By Allen McDuffee  |  09:17 AM ET, 10/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:41 AM ET, 10/04/2011

Daybook: 10/4/11

The rundown of today’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  08:41 AM ET, 10/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 10/03/2011

Brookings’s Mauricio Cárdenas becomes Colombia’s minister of mines and energy

Brookings’s Mauricio Cárdenas becomes Colombia’s minister of mines and energy.

By Allen McDuffee  |  12:12 PM ET, 10/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:22 AM ET, 10/03/2011

Daybook: 10/3/11

A rundown of the day’s think tank events.

By Allen McDuffee  |  09:22 AM ET, 10/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 09/30/2011

Former German minister Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg joins CSIS to improve transatlantic relations

Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg, former Minister of Defense and Minister of Economy of Germany, has joined CSIS to improve transatlantic relations.

By Allen McDuffee  |  12:37 PM ET, 09/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:06 AM ET, 09/30/2011

AM Briefing (9/30/11): al-Awlaki and Obama, Berkeley’s Diversity Bake Sale and more

The morning’s think tank news: al-Awlaki and Obama, Berkeley’s Diversity Bake Sale and more.

By Allen McDuffee  |  09:06 AM ET, 09/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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