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Think Tanked
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]

9:00 Ends and Means: American Security Strategy and Defense Budgets with Thomas Donnelly, AEI; Rep. Adam Smith, (D-WA) (AEI)

9:30 The Chinese Coal Industry in an Energy Security and Carbon-Constrained World with Kevin Jianjun Tu, Carnegie Energy and Climate Program; David Burwell, the Carnegie Endowment; Mark Jaccard, Simon Fraser University (Carnegie Endowment)

11:00 Sovereignty or Submission: Will Americans Rule Themselves or be Ruled by Others? with Steven Grovesk, Bernard and Barbara Lomas Fellow; John Fonte, Hudson Institute (Hudson Institute)

12:00 Maintaining Health Coverage after Life Transitions with Ken Jacobs, UC Berkeley Labor Center; Beth Capell, Health Access California; Mark Iwry, U.S. Department of the Treasury; Helen Morrison, U.S. Department of the Treasury (Brookings)

12:00 How Much Ivory Does This Tower Need? with Rep. Virginia Foxx; Neal McCluskey, Cato Institute; Laura Renz, Cato Institute (Cato Institute)

12:00 Is Liberty Losing Ground in America? with David K. Shipler, Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, Author, The Rights of the People; Susan N. Herman, American Civil Liberties Union; Paul Rosenzweig, The Heritage Foundation; Timothy Lynch, Cato Institute (Cato Institute)

12:15 The Darwin Economy with Robert H. Frank, Cornell University; Reid Cramer, New America Foundation (New America)

2:00 Russian Soft Power in the 21st Century with Ambassador Marina Kaljurand, Ambassador of the Republic of Estonia to the United States (CSIS)

3:30 The Peace Movement in Mexico with Emilio Álvarez Icaza Longoria, Peace with Justice and Dignity in Mexico; Eric L. Olson, Mexico Institute; Javier Sicilia Zardain, Movement for Peace with Justice and Dignity in Mexico; Joy Olson, Washington Office on Latin America (Wilson Center)

4:00 Engineering the Financial Crisis: Systemic Risk and the Failure of Regulation with Jeffrey Friedman, Critical Review; David Boaz, Cato Institute (Cato Institute)

4:00 The Unraveling: Pakistan in the Age of Jihad with John R. Schmidt, George Washington University (Stimson)

6:00 All is Near with Ivan Malkovych (Wilson Center)

By  |  07:15 AM ET, 10/27/2011

 
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