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The World Bank’s New Russia Economic Report: The Long Journey to Recovery

The Foreign Policy Institute and the Russia-Eurasia Club at Johns Hopkins SAIS hosted a discussion on the World Bank's New Russia Report with Dr. Birgit Hansl, Lead Economist and Program Leader for the Russian Federation, The World Bank. The event was moderated by Dr. John Lipsky Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy Institute.

A Roundtable Discussion with NATO Member Parliamentarians on Security Challenges

The Johns Hopkins SAIS European and Eurasian Studies Program hosted a roundtable discussion with members of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly's Sub-Committee on Transatlantic Economic Relations (ESCTER) and Sub-Committee on Transatlantic Relations (PCTR), who spoke on "Security challenges in North Africa" and "Rethinking the US-Iranian Relationship". 

The IMF's April 2016 Global Financial Stability Report: What Policies Could Normalize Markets?

José Viñals, financial counsellor and director of the Monetary and Capital Markets Department at the IMF and Douglas Elliott, a partner at Oliver Wyman joined the Johns Hopkins SAIS Community to share insights from the IMF's April 2016 Global Financial Stability Report.

2016 Global Women in Leadership Conference: Access to a Healthier World Sustaining Women, Communities, and Our Future

The conference, hosted by SAIS Global Women in Leadership, explored how women are changing the landscape of global health. Leaders in the field talked about how they are pioneering innovative technologies to tackle health inequities and examined how creative policy, advocacy, and business strategies are promoting women’s health and empowerment. 

Asian Economic Outlook and the Roles of the Asian Development Bank

President Nakao will discuss the economic situations and outlook for Asia, as well as the policy challenges of Asian developing countries. The lecture will include the roles of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in promoting development, the reform efforts to fulfill its roles such as strengthening financing capacity, and the cooperation with AIIB and other partners.

Prospects for an Economic Growth Rebound in Southeast Asia

Gita Wirjawan, Chairman of Ancora Group, an Indonesian group with interests in private equity investing, natural resources, real estate, sports, and music, which he founded in 2007, joined Johns Hopkins SAIS for a talk. 

Global Governance: An Assessment

Dr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Former Deputy Chairman of India’s Planning Commission joined Johns Hopkins SAIS for a talk on global governance.

China's New Economic Plans

This timely conference, which took place just after the release of China’s 13th Five-Year Plan (2016-20), focused on China’s current economic plans and challenges. It opened with a keynote address by the Former Chairman of China’s Banking Regulatory Commission, followed by two panels of senior China experts from the public and private sector. 

Central Intelligence Agency Director John Brennan in Conversation

Central Intelligence Agency Director John Brennan joined students, faculty, and staff on campus for an off-the-record discussion with Professor John McLaughlin as an installment of McLaughlin’s "Defense Against the Dark Arts" program. 

A Conversation with Richard Plepler, Chairman and CEO of HBO

Richard Plepler, Chairman and CEO of HBO visited Johns Hopkins SAIS on March 10, 2016 for an off-the-record discussion on the entertainment industry at the forefront of global conflict and trade.