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Events from the Brookings Institution

The Brookings Institution, a nonprofit public policy organization (think tank) based in Washington, D.C.

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Listen to recordings of public events from the Brookings Institution, a nonprofit public policy research organization (think tank) in Washington, DC. Expert speakers and panelists at our events include scholars, leading policymakers, and foreign offi...Show More
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55:46 | Jul 31st

On July 31, journalist Isha Sesay joined the Brookings Africa Growth Initiative for a discussion on her recent book, “Beneath the Tamarind Tree: A Story of Courage, Family, and the Lost Schoolgirls of Boko Haram,” which shares the personal stories of...Show More

2:05:56 | Jul 29th

On July 29, the John L. Thornton China Center at Brookings hosted a public event to explore the costs, benefits, and impacts of sub-national exchanges between the United States and China. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email t...Show More

3:17:02 | Jul 26th

On July 25 at the Brookings Institution hosted a full-day conference on how connecting vehicles to smart infrastructure will transform the future of transportation.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu...Show More

2:54:03 | Jul 26th

On July 25 at the Brookings Institution hosted a full-day conference on how connecting vehicles to smart infrastructure will transform the future of transportation. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu,...Show More

56:55 | Jul 24th

On July 24, Governance Studies at Brookings hosted a discussion on trends in the information technology sector featuring experts in the field.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tw...Show More

2:10:36 | Jul 23rd

On Monday, July 22, the Brookings Institution’s Hutchins Center on Fiscal & Monetary Policy and the USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy co-hosted a discussion of the Louisiana experiment as well as other novel approaches to increasin...Show More

1:54:09 | Jul 23rd

On July 17, the Governance Studies program at Brookings hosted an event on public attitudes toward manufacturing and how the U.S. public views the sector. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follo...Show More

1:28:44 | Jul 18th

On July 18, the Global Economy and Development program at Brookings and the American Enterprise Institute co-hosted an event to discuss the state of U.S.-China trade relations and the importance of technology to the dispute, to assess U.S. strategy a...Show More

1:03:14 | Jul 18th

On July 15-16, the Brookings Institution held The Municipal Finance Conference, which brought together academics, practitioners, issuers, and regulators to discuss recent research on municipal capital markets and state and local fiscal issues. Subscr...Show More

47:01 | Jul 18th

On July 15-16, the Brookings Institution held The Municipal Finance Conference, which brought together academics, practitioners, issuers, and regulators to discuss recent research on municipal capital markets and state and local fiscal issues. Subscr...Show More

1:29:44 | Jul 17th

On July 17, the Foreign Policy program at Brookings hosted a panel discussion on the results of a survey conducted in Algeria of over 9,000 protesters and military personnel. Brookings visiting fellow and co-author of the paper, Sharan Grewal, presen...Show More

1:13:15 | Jul 2nd

On July 2, Callamard discussed her report in detail in an event hosted by the Center for Middle East Policy at Brookings. Joining Callamard were Tamara Cofman Wittes, senior fellow in the Center for Middle East Policy and Ted Piccone, nonresident sen...Show More

1:00:49 | Jul 2nd

On June 28, Michael O’Hanlon, senior fellow at The Brookings Institution, joined General Selva for a discussion on the national security landscape facing America, the future of military technology, and the intensifying competition between the United ...Show More

1:27:48 | Jul 2nd

On June 28, the Brookings Institution hosted a panel conversation to discuss the impact of militias in the Middle East and North Africa, and the best ways to address them. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookin...Show More

2:29:47 | Jun 27th

On June 27, as part of its ongoing focus on the privacy debate, the Center for Technology Innovation at Brookings hosted a public discussion on these information-sharing systems, exploring the ways they operate as well as the individual, societal, an...Show More

1:56:15 | Jun 27th

On June 26, the Hutchins Center on Fiscal & Monetary Policy at Brookings and the Economic Policy Institute celebrated Krueger’s work and its implications for current issues in economic policy. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback em...Show More

3:51:29 | Jun 25th

On June 24, the Future of the Middle Class Initiative hosted an event marking the release of a new report by Brookings Senior Fellow Isabel Sawhill and Senior Research Assistant Katherine Guyot. The event featured former Governor Jack Markell, who le...Show More

2:14:45 | Jun 25th

On June 25, 2019, the USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy hosted a conference on hospital productivity trends and their implications for Medicare policy on hospital payment rate updates. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send ...Show More

1:01:13 | Jun 20th

On June 20, the Economic Studies Program at Brookings held an event on the leading carbon price proposals. The event showcased the policy ideas of two climate thought leaders in Congress, U.S. Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.) and U.S. Rep. Francis Rooney (R...Show More

1:00:24 | Jun 18th

On June 18, the Metropolitan Policy Program at Brookings hosted two experts with very different views on infrastructure, John Porcari and DJ Gribbin, as they face off on the role of the federal government in infrastructure reform and lessons learned ...Show More

1:27:41 | Jun 17th

On June 17, Aaron Klein, fellow in Economic Studies, released a new report detailing how China’s payment system works, what it means, and what lessons the United States can take away. After the presentation, a panel of experts discussed China’s new p...Show More

1:26:50 | Jun 17th

On June 14, Foreign Policy at Brookings hosted David Kogan, the author of “Protest and Power: The Battle for the Labour Party” (Bloomsbury, 2019), a history of the party from the 1970s to the present, described by The Times as “meticulously researche...Show More

1:01:11 | Jun 17th

On June 12, the John L. Thornton China Center at Brookings hosted an event to examine the state of free trade in Hong Kong.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us at @policypo...Show More

2:14:54 | Jun 17th

On June 13, the Brookings Institution held an event to discuss competing visions for Europe’s future and looked ahead to 2021 and asked if we can expect the trans-Atlantic relationship to be characterized by disagreements over defense spending, the M...Show More

1:54:03 | Jun 17th

On June 10, Governance Studies at Brookings hosted a forum to look at U.S. domestic governance and policy ahead of the 2020 elections. As part of the tenth annual A. Alfred Taubman Forum on Public Policy, panelists discussed major issues facing the c...Show More

59:55 | Jun 5th

On June 4, Brookings hosted a conversation between Senior Fellow Michael O’Hanlon and Lt. General Charles Hooper, director of the Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA), on how DSCA advances U.S. foreign policy objectives in an era increasingly d...Show More

1:33:39 | Jun 3rd

On June 3, Brookings hosted a panel discussion exploring possible conflict scenarios with Russia and China, what tools the United States will need to offset Russian and Chinese strategy and capabilities, and how worried policymakers should be about A...Show More

1:30:13 | Jun 3rd

On June 3, Governance Studies at Brookings cohosted an event with Contexts Magazine, featuring an expert panel that discussed the causes, consequences, and policy solutions to the racial wealth gap. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedb...Show More

1:03:38 | Jun 3rd

What should we reasonably expect from an intelligence agency when it comes to transparency? What do civil liberties protections look like in a digital environment? On May 31, CIA’s Privacy and Civil Liberties Officer Ben Huebner discussed with Brooki...Show More

54:53 | May 29th

On May 29, Brookings hosted General Dunford for a discussion on the national security landscape facing America, the state of the nation’s armed forces, and key defense choices for the future, moderated by Senior Fellow Michael O’Hanlon. Subscribe to ...Show More

1:43:36 | May 29th

On Wednesday, May 29, Princeton University and the Brookings Institution released the latest volume of “The Future of Children”—a journal that promotes effective, evidence-based policies and programs for children, along with a policy brief titled “Ac...Show More

1:38:45 | May 28th

On May 28, Foreign Policy at Brookings hosted Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow for a discussion of Parliament’s role in politics and policy at a pivotal time for one of the United States’ closest allies.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on i...Show More

1:32:04 | May 24th

On May 24, the India Project will host a panel of experts to discuss the results of the 2019 general election in India. A Q&A session with the audience will follow the panel discussion. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to ...Show More

1:56:55 | May 23rd

On May 22, the Center for Technology Innovation at Brookings hostd a discussion on algorithmic bias featuring expert speakers. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us at @policy...Show More

31:19 | May 22nd

On May 21, 2019, the Center for Universal Education and the Future of the Middle Class Initiative at Brookings co-hosted a symposium titled “Building the workforce of the future: Resilient people and places.”  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes,...Show More

1:13:34 | May 22nd

On May 21, 2019, the Center for Universal Education and the Future of the Middle Class Initiative at Brookings co-hosted a symposium titled “Building the workforce of the future: Resilient people and places.”  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes,...Show More

1:15:11 | May 22nd

On May 21, 2019, the Center for Universal Education and the Future of the Middle Class Initiative at Brookings co-hosted a symposium titled “Building the workforce of the future: Resilient people and places.”  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes,...Show More

1:32:40 | May 22nd

On May 21, 2019, the Center for Universal Education and the Future of the Middle Class Initiative at Brookings co-hosted a symposium titled “Building the workforce of the future: Resilient people and places.”  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes,...Show More

1:29:35 | May 22nd

On May 21, 2019, the Center for Universal Education and the Future of the Middle Class Initiative at Brookings co-hosted a symposium titled “Building the workforce of the future: Resilient people and places.”  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes,...Show More

1:21:20 | May 21st

On May 20, the Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program and George Washington University’s Center for Washington Area Studies (CWAS) co-hosted an event to discuss housing growth and affordability in the Capital Region. Subscribe to Brookings Events on i...Show More

2:38:28 | May 20th

On Monday, May 20, the Center on Children and Families at the Brookings Institution convened an event to discuss the findings of a new report, “The Ties that Bind: Is Faith a Global Force for Good or Ill in the Family?” from the Institute for Family ...Show More

1:23:58 | May 15th

On April 30, the Center for Middle East Policy at Brookings hosted a discussion featuring Nathan Sales, ambassador-at-large and coordinator for counterterrorism at the U.S. Department of State, on the future of the Islamic State. Subscribe to Brookin...Show More

1:04:51 | May 15th

On Tuesday, May 14, the Metropolitan Policy Program at Brookings hosted a conversation with Mayor Giuseppe Sala to discuss Milan’s global identity and competitiveness, and lessons for other mid-size city-regions around the world. Subscribe to Brookin...Show More

1:08:10 | May 10th

On May 8, Brookings’s Future of the Middle Class Initiative and the Center on Regulation and Markets hosted an event to explore how policy can help reduce housing stress on the middle class.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback ema...Show More

2:10:46 | May 10th

On May 8, Brookings’s Future of the Middle Class Initiative and the Center on Regulation and Markets hosted an event to explore how policy can help reduce housing stress on the middle class.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback ema...Show More

2:02:18 | May 10th

On May 9, the Brookings Institution hosted an event to discuss the subsequent report, “A Roadmap to Reducing Child Poverty.” Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us at @policypo...Show More

1:01:17 | May 10th

On Thursday, May 9, Foreign Policy at Brookings hosted Senator Mark Warner (D-VA) for a discussion on the implications of China’s growing global role for American foreign policy and national security. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send fee...Show More

1:24:28 | May 10th

On May 10, Brookings hosted the launch event for “Road Warriors,” featuring a discussion with the author moderated by Peter Bergen, acclaimed journalist and vice president for global studies and fellows at New America.  Subscribe to Brookings Events ...Show More

1:25:17 | May 10th

On May 10, Brookings hosted a conversation between Jim Baker, former FBI General Counsel, and Senior Fellow Benjamin Wittes. They will cover how the FBI thought about the Russia investigation in the fateful months both before and after the President ...Show More

2:52:27 | May 2nd

On May 1, the Center for East Asia Policy Studies (CEAP) and the Foreign Policy program at Brookings hosted an event to examine the past 20 years of the East Asian peace, as well as its prospects for the future.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTun...Show More

2:30:16 | May 1st

On May 1, 2019, the Brookings Institution’s Braiding and Blending Working Group hosted an event on how to establish more flexible funding strategies to improve community health and economic mobility. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feed...Show More

55:44 | Apr 29th

On April 29,  Brookings Senior Fellow Michael O’Hanlon and Rachel Martin, co-host of NPR’s Morning Edition, launched O’Hanlon’s latest book, “The Senkaku Paradox: Risking Great Power War Over Small Stakes.” Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, se...Show More

1:27:02 | Apr 24th

On Wednesday, April 24, the Foreign Policy program at Brookings hosted the launch of “Blind Spot”, which featured a discussion with the author.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and t...Show More

1:56:28 | Apr 24th

On April 24, the Foreign Policy program at Brookings hosted an event featuring a keynote address by Deputy Undersecretary of Defense David Trachtenberg, followed by a panel discussion involving experts and former government officials, to explore the ...Show More

1:32:16 | Apr 23rd

On April 23, Brookings Senior Fellow and Lawfare Editor in Chief Benjamin Wittes hosted a panel discussion on the redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s final report on the Trump-Russia investigation. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iT...Show More

58:53 | Apr 23rd

On April 22, 2019 the USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy hosted Dr. William A. Haseltine for a discussion on his latest book, “World Class: A Story of Adversity, Transformation, and Success at NYU Langone Health.”  Subscribe to Broo...Show More

1:27:19 | Apr 22nd

On April 22, the John L. Thornton China Center at Brookings welcomed the host of “U.S.-China Dialogue Podcast,” James Green, for a conversation with three highly esteemed guests of the program: Wendy Cutler, David Shear, and Dennis Wilder. Subscribe ...Show More

1:00:06 | Apr 18th

On April 15, the Center for East Asia Policy Studies at Brookings hosted Singapore’s Minister for Finance Heng Swee Keat for an address on U.S. engagement in Asia, covering both economic and strategic dimensions. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTun...Show More

3:03:37 | Apr 18th

On Thursday, April 18, the Retirement Security Project at Brookings hosted an event to explore ways to create lifetime income for people with 401k-type plans.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and ...Show More

2:10:00 | Apr 12th

On April 10, the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center hosted a discussion on America’s debt and how we can better invest in the future.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us at ...Show More

1:01:54 | Apr 12th

On April 11, the Center for Technology Innovation at Brookings hosted a conversation with Věra Jourová, European Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality. In this capacity, she plays a central role in EU-U.S. data flows. Subscribe to B...Show More

55:42 | Apr 12th

On April 12, The Center for Technology Innovation at the Brookings Institution hosted a discussion featuring experts on the future of work. Panelists talked about trends in emerging technologies and how robots, AI, and automation will affect the work...Show More

37:47 | Apr 11th

On Thursday, April 11, the Hutchins Center on Fiscal & Monetary Policy at Brookings hosted Minister Guedes for an update on the Brazilian economy and the government’s economic agenda.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to e...Show More

1:04:27 | Apr 10th

On Tuesday, April 9, the Foreign Policy and Governance Studies programs at Brookings hosted a panel discussion on some of these efforts, identifying factors that prevent more veterans from continued service and emphasizing opportunities for engagemen...Show More

1:34:05 | Apr 10th

On April 8, the Global Economy and Development program at Brookings explored findings from “Global development disrupted: Findings from a survey of 93 leaders,” a new report that surveys development leaders and offers insights on the international de...Show More

1:29:03 | Apr 8th

On April 8, the Global Development and Economy program at Brookings and IFC hosted an event to discuss impact investing, as well as findings from IFC's report “Creating Impact: The Promise of Impact Investing.” Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes...Show More

2:52:07 | Apr 8th

On April 5, Women of Color Advancing Peace, Security and Conflict Transformation (WCAPS) and the Foreign Policy program at The Brookings Institution hosted a discussion on the implications of this complex political environment in which domestic and f...Show More

1:23:03 | Apr 2nd

On April 2 the Governance Studies Program at Brookings and the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center co-hosted an event where Senior Fellow Vanessa Williamson discussed a report on her project, “The Filer Voter experiment: How effective is voter registra...Show More

1:26:42 | Apr 2nd

On April 1, one year ahead of Census Day, the Metropolitan Policy Program, in partnership with the National League of Cities Institute, explored key issues confronting Census 2020.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to even...Show More

1:33:11 | Mar 29th

The sixth annual Justice Stephen Breyer Lecture examined the effects of current and future digital technologies on society, particularly in the areas of privacy, free expression, and other fundamental freedoms, at the intersection of comparative law,...Show More

1:32:41 | Mar 29th

On March 28, Brookings Senior Fellow and Lawfare Editor in Chief Benjamin Wittes hosted a panel discussion on the final Mueller report and Attorney General Barr’s letter summarizing the report. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback e...Show More

1:30:32 | Mar 28th

Despite unprecedented security cooperation with the US, Mexico continues to face issues related to criminality, human rights violations, and rule of law. On March 27, Brookings hosted a public discussion on the opportunities and challenges for Presid...Show More

1:33:14 | Mar 25th

On March 25, the Global Economy and Development program at Brookings hosted an event on the 10th anniversary of the 2009 World Development Report, “Reshaping Economic Geography,” which pointed to agglomeration, migration, and specialization as the fo...Show More

58:43 | Mar 25th

On March 25, Brookings Vice President Darrell West discussed his new book and was joined by journalist Karen Tumulty for a conversation. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us ...Show More

1:30:15 | Mar 22nd

On March 22, the Foreign Policy program at Brookings hosted a discussion involving experts and former government officials to explore this question and others. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and ...Show More

2:28:03 | Mar 22nd

The USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative on Health Policy hosted a conference on emerging policy solutions to deal with surprise medical bills. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and twee...Show More

1:34:14 | Mar 20th

On March 20, the Race, Prosperity, and Inclusion Initiative at Brookings convened a panel of experts to assess the state of play on juvenile criminal justice records policy.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@broo...Show More

1:21:06 | Mar 19th

On March 19, Michael O’Hanlon, senior fellow and director of research for Foreign Policy at Brookings, hosted a discussion on the latest report with Patrick O’Brien, director of the DOD Office of Economic Adjustment, and Molly Reynolds, senior fellow...Show More

1:02:54 | Mar 19th

On Tuesday, March 19, the Hutchins Center on Fiscal & Monetary Policy and the USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy at Brookings hosted outgoing FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb to reflect on his tenure and policy reforms. Subscribe to ...Show More

1:32:54 | Mar 19th

On March 18, the Center on the United States and Europe at Brookings hosted François Héran for the 14th annual Raymond Aron Lecture.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us at ...Show More

55:45 | Mar 15th

On March 14, Michael O’Hanlon—senior fellow and director of research for the Foreign Policy program at Brookings—engaged Undersecretary of the United States Army Ryan McCarthy in a discussion on the Army’s most recent budget request, its operational ...Show More

59:28 | Mar 15th

On March 14, the Center for Technology and Innovation at Brookings hosted a fireside chat with FTC Commissioner Noah Joshua Phillips about these and other questions related to consumer privacy and antitrust laws.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTu...Show More

1:01:49 | Mar 13th

On March 13, the Brookings Center for Technology Innovation hosted a discussion about cybersecurity education.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us at @policypodcasts on Twi...Show More

1:06:24 | Mar 13th

On March 13, Foreign Policy at Brookings hosted Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid for an Alan and Jane Batkin International Leaders Forum. President Kaljulaid has been in office since October 2016 and oversaw the Republic of Estonia’s centenary thi...Show More

57:08 | Mar 12th

On March 12, The Center for Technology Innovation at the Brookings Institution hosted a discussion on the potential impact of AI on U.S.-China relations, with an eye toward new developments, opportunities, and risks. Subscribe to Brookings Events on ...Show More

2:01:28 | Mar 12th

On March 12, the Foreign Policy program at Brookings hosted an event to highlight a new collaborative report which outlines recommendations for the United States and other outside actors on a new policy in Libya. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTun...Show More

1:32:41 | Mar 12th

On March 12, Brookings Visiting Fellow and former FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler debuted his new book, “From Gutenberg to Google: The History of Our Future.” Wheeler was joined at Brookings by Rep. Mike Doyle, Cecilia Kang of The New York Times, and Brooki...Show More

1:15:19 | Mar 7th

On March 6, the Center on the United States and Europe at Brookings hosted Secretary-General of the European Commission Martin Selmayr for a discussion on the future of the European Union and multilateral engagement in an era of great power competiti...Show More

1:24:38 | Mar 6th

On March 6, the Center for East Asia Policy Studies at Brookings hosted a distinguished panel of experts for a discussion on the Trump-Kim summit in Hanoi.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and fol...Show More

1:34:17 | Mar 1st

On February 27, the Global Economy and Development program hosted a panel discussion that featured two recent works that address why productivity growth has slowed over the past two decades: “Productivity Revisited: Shifting Paradigms in Analysis and...Show More

1:10:21 | Mar 1st

On February 27, Michael O’Hanlon, senior fellow and director of research for the Foreign Policy program at Brookings, engaged former National Security Advisor Stephen Hadley in a conversation on the future of U.S. policy in Afghanistan, followed by q...Show More

1:30:48 | Mar 1st

On February 27, Raghuram Rajan – a professor of finance at the University of Chicago, a former chief economist at the International Monetary Fund and the former governor of the Reserve Bank of India – outlined the argument he makes in his new book “T...Show More

1:33:49 | Feb 22nd

On February 15, Brookings hosted the D.C. launch of "In Good Times Prepare for Crisis – From the Great Depression to the Great Recession" by Ira Lieberman. A panel of experts reflected on how lessons from past crises can help resolve future crises wi...Show More

1:01:36 | Feb 19th

On February 19, General David L. Goldfein, the 21st chief of staff of the Air Force, delivered a keynote address at Brookings on the challenges faced by the Air Force in this era of great power competition.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, s...Show More

57:08 | Feb 15th

On February 15, as part of the Brookings Institution’s celebration of Black History Month, Stacey Abram discussed the increasing political power of African-Americans after the 2018 elections and the tensions that may arise as the African-American ele...Show More

2:41:38 | Feb 14th

On February 14, Brookings hosted a symposium bringing together U.S. and tribal government officials, academics, and experts to discuss what’s next for the American Indian gaming industry.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email ...Show More

1:58:49 | Feb 12th

On February 1, Michael O’Hanlon—senior fellow and director of the Africa Security Initiative at Brookings— led a panel discussion with experts on the results of the DRC’s elections, and the country’s uncertain future ahead. Subscribe to Brookings Eve...Show More

1:27:10 | Feb 12th

On February 12, Rep. Seth Moulton (D-Mass.) delivered a keynote at the Brookings Institution on House Democrats’ vision for the future of U.S. defense policy. Then, Senior Fellow Michael O’Hanlon engaged Rep. Moulton in a conversation on what a new e...Show More

1:14:12 | Feb 12th

On February 7, Foreign Policy at Brookings hosted former Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni for an Alan and Jane Batkin International Leaders Forum. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow ...Show More

1:56:47 | Feb 12th

On February 11, the Center for East Asia Policy Studies hosted the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry's director for international cooperation for a keynote address on Japan’s goals and policies to advance Asian connectivity, followed b...Show More

57:10 | Feb 12th

On February 11, the Center for Technology Innovation at Brookings hosted a panel to discuss the future of AI in metropolitan areas, focusing on AI as a tool for integrating information, coordinating services, and improving leadership decision-making....Show More

1:59:06 | Feb 1st

On January 30, the Program for Public Consultation at the University of Maryland released a series of in-depth studies of American voters that address public dissatisfaction with the federal government. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send f...Show More

1:45:45 | Feb 1st

On January 31, think tank presidents and researchers from around the world convened for the annual “Why Facts and Think Tanks Matter” forum for a discussion on global trends in politics and policy advice. The forum also featured the launch of the 201...Show More

1:37:51 | Feb 1st

On Friday, February 1, the Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy at Brookings hosted Kimberly Clausing to make the progressive case for free trade. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and foll...Show More

1:28:24 | Jan 30th

On January 30, 2019 the USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy hosted Eric Hargan, the Deputy Secretary of Health and Human Services, for a discussion about this effort. Following his presentation, experts in health care payment and del...Show More

1:11:50 | Jan 29th

On January 28, Governance Studies at Brookings convened a panel of policy experts to discuss what they hope to hear and what they expect to hear in this year’s State of the Union address—whenever and however it is delivered. Subscribe to Brookings Ev...Show More

2:00:24 | Jan 29th

On January 29, James H. Anderson—assistant secretary of defense for strategy, plans, and capabilities—delivered a keynote at Brookings on the Missile Defense Review and its significance for U.S. defense policy. That was followed by a Q&A between Dr. ...Show More

57:59 | Jan 29th

On January 28, Brookings Senior Fellow Michael O’Hanlon engaged Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John Richardson in a discussion on the Navy’s operational outlook, its plans for future growth, and its assessment of the increasingly contentious marit...Show More

2:50:10 | Jan 24th

Should Americans work longer before retirement? If so, what public policies can help to foster longer working lives? On January 24, in conjunction with the Kellogg School of Management, Brookings took a hard look at these questions with an event feat...Show More

1:20:31 | Jan 23rd

On January 23, The Center for Technology Innovation at the Brookings Institution hosted a discussion on the relationship between 5G networks and IoT applications, with an emphasis on how it stands to benefit communities of color. Subscribe to Brookin...Show More

1:42:18 | Jan 17th

On January 17, the Africa Growth Initiative hosted a Foresight Africa launch featuring a panel of leading Africa experts to offer insights on regional trends along with recommendations for national governments, regional organizations, multilateral in...Show More

1:35:20 | Jan 8th

On January 8, the Center for Middle East Policy at Brookings launched a new report entitled “Islam as statecraft: How governments use religion in foreign policy.” Senior Fellow Shadi Hamid and Nonresident Senior Fellow Peter Mandaville assessed how v...Show More

1:32:14 | Jan 8th

On January 7, 2019, the Foreign Policy program at Brookings hosted a discussion involving experts and former government officials to explore the New START Treaty and strategic modernization systems. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedb...Show More

1:29:14 | Dec 12th, 2018

On Dec. 12, Governance Studies and the Center on the United States and Europe at Brookings co-hosted an event with the bipartisan Transatlantic Democracy Working Group (TDWG), featuring an expert panel that discussed the threats emanating from Russia...Show More

1:15:52 | Dec 7th, 2018

On December 6, the Center for Technology Innovation at Brookings hosted Microsoft President Brad Smith to discuss the challenges of facial recognition, especially around bias, privacy, and democratic freedoms. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes,...Show More

1:23:17 | Dec 7th, 2018

On December 6, the Center for East Asia Policy Studies hosted Gene Park, Saori N. Katada, and Yoshiko Kojo for a discussion of their recently published book. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and fo...Show More

1:18:08 | Dec 6th, 2018

On December 4, Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) and the Foreign Policy program at Brookings hosted a panel discussion in the Choate Room at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace about the most pressing issues facing America’s wounded, ill, and ...Show More

1:54:05 | Dec 5th, 2018

On Wednesday, December 5, the Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program and Gallup explored the findings of the report, "The devaluation of assets in black neighborhoods: The case of residential property," by Andre Perry, Jonathan Rothwell, and David Har...Show More

3:22:47 | Dec 5th, 2018

On December 4, the Center for East Asia Policy Studies at Brookings hosted distinguished U.S. and Asian counterterrorism experts to articulate the terrorist threat in East Asia and how it has evolved in the region. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iT...Show More

1:58:43 | Dec 3rd, 2018

On December 3, the Center for Middle East Policy at Brookings and the Center for a New American Security launched their new report, “Ending Gaza’s Perpetual Crisis: A New U.S. Approach.” Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to...Show More

1:34:25 | Nov 30th, 2018

On November 29, 2018, the Global Economy and Development Program at Brookings and Carnegie Mellon University’s Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy co-hosted an event with city officials and development experts to explore the value ...Show More

1:38:28 | Nov 27th, 2018

On November 27, the Africa Growth Initiative at the Brookings Institution hosted a panel of experts to discuss the Africa’s untapped business potential and strategies for seizing opportunities.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback ...Show More

1:35:48 | Nov 27th, 2018

On November 27, Michael O’Hanlon, director of the Africa Security Initiative at Brookings, moderated a discussion on Africa's power transitions and what the international community can do to help facilitate them with former Ambassador to the African ...Show More

1:27:50 | Nov 20th, 2018

On November 20, the Foreign Policy program at Brookings hosted a discussion involving experts in American politics, the federal budget, and national security strategic priorities. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events...Show More

1:22:45 | Nov 20th, 2018

On November 20, Brookings Foreign Policy Senior Fellows Mireya Solís and Vanda Felbab-Brown engaged Mexico’s Ambassador to the United States Gerónimo Gutiérrez Fernández and Wilson Center Public Policy Fellow Earl Anthony “Tony” Wayne, who also serve...Show More

1:13:03 | Nov 19th, 2018

On the heels of a major new report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change on the rising risks of climate impacts, on November 19th Brookings hosted Rachel Kyte, CEO of Sustainable Energy for All, in conversation with David G. Victor. Subs...Show More

1:55:10 | Nov 15th, 2018

The Metropolitan Policy Program at Brookings launched the Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Center for Transformative Placemaking (“Bass Center”) with an event on Wednesday, November 14. In collaboration with Project for Public Spaces (PPS) and the National...Show More

1:01:47 | Nov 13th, 2018

On Tuesday, Nov. 13, Hess debuted his memoir at Brookings and was joined by USA Today’s Susan Page for a discussion.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us at @policypodcasts ...Show More

1:28:32 | Nov 13th, 2018

To mark the centennial remembrance of Armistice Day, Brookings Senior Fellow Robert Kagan and Columbia Professor Adam Tooze discussed how those decisions and events unfolded, and how they affected the subsequent course of history, right up until toda...Show More

8:35:35 | Nov 9th, 2018

On November 7, 2018, the Center for Universal Education (CUE) at Brookings hosted the Girls’ Education Research and Policy Symposium. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us at ...Show More

2:02:55 | Nov 9th, 2018

On November 9, Federal Reserve Vice Chair for Supervision Randal Quarles visited Brookings to deliver remarks on the current and future state of financial regulation. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.ed...Show More

1:31:37 | Nov 9th, 2018

On November 8, the Center for Middle East Policy at Brookings hosted a discussion analyzing Khan’s first three months as prime minister and how his performance compares to his 100 days plan. Bruce Riedel, senior fellow in the Center for Middle East P...Show More

1:30:35 | Nov 8th, 2018

On Thursday, Nov. 8, Governance Studies at Brookings convened a panel of experts to address these questions and more. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us at @policypodcasts ...Show More

1:25:26 | Nov 5th, 2018

On Monday, Nov. 5, Governance Studies at Brookings hosted the author in a discussion with Brookings Senior Fellow Bill Galston. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us at @polic...Show More

1:30:10 | Nov 2nd, 2018

On Thursday, November 1, the Global Economy and Development program at Brookings hosted an event to learn about a more iterative, agile approach to solving development problems that tackle the norms, systems, and institutions that impede innovation i...Show More

1:02:17 | Nov 1st, 2018

On Thursday, Nov. 1, Governance Studies hosted a panel of experts to discuss these questions as they relate to the upcoming elections.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us a...Show More

1:02:20 | Nov 1st, 2018

Brookings and the Young Professionals in Foreign Policy (YPFP) hosted a fireside chat with John R. Allen on Monday, Oct. 29, moderated by the Chair of YPFP’s Board of Directors Josh Marcuse. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback emai...Show More

2:28:22 | Oct 31st, 2018

On October 30, Brookings Center on Regulation and Markets convened an event to explore the current state of airline industry regulation and competition. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow ...Show More

1:24:20 | Oct 31st, 2018

On Tuesday, October 30, Evan Osnos moderated a public debate about the future of U.S.-China relations.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us at @policypodcasts on Twitter. To...Show More

1:59:49 | Oct 30th, 2018

On Monday, Oct. 29, Governance Studies at Brookings and PRRI hosted an event to release this year’s American Values Survey. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us at @policypod...Show More

1:28:27 | Oct 29th, 2018

On Monday, October 29, the Metropolitan Policy Program hosted an event in partnership with Child Trends, marking the release of new research examining the quality of jobs held by young adults from disadvantaged backgrounds and the specific employment...Show More

1:28:08 | Oct 25th, 2018

On October 25, the Center for Middle East Policy at Brookings hosted a discussion on the war and humanitarian crisis in Yemen. Daniel Byman and Bruce Riedel, senior fellows in the Center for Middle East Policy, were joined by Dafna Rand, vice preside...Show More

56:58 | Oct 24th, 2018

The Project on International Order and Strategy hosted Marshall Billingslea, assistant secretary of the Treasury for terrorist financing, to address how the Treasury Department’s financial tools fit into the larger strategy to address the crises in N...Show More

1:28:36 | Oct 24th, 2018

On October 23, 2018, the Center on the United States and Europe at Brookings hosted a panel discussion on the Brexit endgame. It examined what the decisions of the coming weeks could mean for the U.K., Ireland and Northern Ireland, Scotland, the Euro...Show More

1:31:35 | Oct 18th, 2018

On October 18, Brookings’s Project on International Order and Strategy, and the John L. Thornton China Center hosted a discussion of how ideology and values may intensify U.S.-China rivalry, particularly in the wake of significant shifts in U.S. poli...Show More

55:37 | Oct 18th, 2018

On Wednesday, Oct. 17, Kalb debuted his book at Brookings and was joined by veteran journalist Dan Rather for a discussion about its main themes. The two journalists explored how Trump has delegitimized the American press and why we should fear for t...Show More

2:24:05 | Oct 17th, 2018

On Wednesday, October 17, the Hutchins Center will host an event at which the authors of those papers – Ken Kuttner of Williams College, who wrote about the United States, and Giovanni Dell’Ariccia, Pau Rabanal, and Damiano Sandri of the Internationa...Show More

1:32:39 | Oct 16th, 2018

On Tuesday, October 16, the Global Economy and Development program at Brookings hosted the D.C. launch of "India Transformed." Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us at @policy...Show More

1:01:06 | Oct 16th, 2018

On October 16, the Center on Regulation and Markets at Brookings hosted Kara Stein, commissioner at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, to give her perspective on how the SEC can best provide that assistance.  Subscribe to Brookings Events o...Show More
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52:06 | Oct 15th, 2018

On Monday, Oct. 15, Governance Studies Brookings hosted a forum to explore the complex public policy questions raised by opioid abuse.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us a...Show More
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1:58:09 | Oct 11th, 2018

On October 10, the Future of the Middle Class Initiative at Brookings hosted Governors John Hickenlooper (D-Col.) and John Kasich (R-Ohio) for an event marking the launch of a new book by Brookings Senior Fellow Isabel Sawhill, “The Forgotten America...Show More
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1:33:46 | Oct 9th, 2018

On October 9, the John L. Thornton China Center convened a panel of experts to discuss China’s environmental agenda at the international, national, and subnational levels. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookin...Show More
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1:26:49 | Oct 9th, 2018

On October 8, the Center for East Asia Policy Studies hosted a panel of experts to examine the challenges facing the rules-based trading system in this geopolitical moment. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brooki...Show More
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1:30:23 | Oct 5th, 2018

On October 5, the Foreign Policy program at Brookings and the United Nations University’s Centre for Policy Research (UNU-CPR) presented a discussion of alternative strategies and justice issues for countries affected by jihadi violence. Subscribe to...Show More
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3:05:38 | Oct 3rd, 2018

On Wednesday, Oct. 3, Governance Studies at The Brookings Institution hosted a half-day event on the rule of law, featuring three bipartisan panels of prominent experts.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brooking...Show More
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1:21:37 | Oct 3rd, 2018

On September 27, Foreign Policy at Brookings hosted President Sauli Niinistö of Finland for an Alan and Jane Batkin International Leaders Forum.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and ...Show More
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1:26:25 | Oct 2nd, 2018

On September 28, the Africa Growth Initiative and the Global Economy and Development Program at Brookings hosted His Excellency Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, president of Mali and co-founder of the G-5 Sahel. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send f...Show More
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53:36 | Sep 28th, 2018

On September 28, Foreign Policy at Brookings hosted President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović of Croatia for an Alan and Jane Batkin International Leaders Forum. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follo...Show More
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1:07:47 | Sep 27th, 2018

On Wednesday, September 26, 2018, Brookings Senior Fellow Robert Kagan and Susan Glasser of The New Yorker discussed these themes of his latest book, “The Jungle Grows Back: America and Our Imperiled World” (Knopf, 2018). Subscribe to Brookings Event...Show More
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3:01:15 | Sep 24th, 2018

On September 24, the Center for Technology Innovation at Brookings hosted experts for a half-day forum on the development of the “Cybersecurity Framework” led by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and privacy risk management. T...Show More
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1:56:17 | Sep 20th, 2018

On September 20, the Africa Security Initiative at Brookings hosted an event to discuss the state of elections and democracy across Africa.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet...Show More
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1:59:59 | Sep 20th, 2018

On Sept. 20, the Brown Center on Education Policy at Brookings hosted Harris for a presentation on the results of his unusual experiment. A distinguished panel also discussed the broader national landscape of research and policy on free college.  Sub...Show More
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1:22:55 | Sep 19th, 2018

The Brookings Doha Center (BDC) hosted a panel discussion on September 10, 2018 to examine the status of economic diversification among the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email...Show More
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1:31:56 | Sep 19th, 2018

On September 17, the Center for East Asia Policy Studies and the U.S.-Japan Research Institute hosted a panel of experts to discuss the opportunities and challenges of Japan’s regional economic diplomacy in Asia. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTun...Show More
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1:31:56 | Sep 18th, 2018

On September 18, the Center for East Asia Policy Studies and the Project on International Order and Strategy at Brookings hosted Paul Heer to explore the current relevance of Kennan’s East Asia experience, including the applicability of his containme...Show More
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1:58:18 | Sep 17th, 2018

On Sept. 17, Governance Studies at Brookings hosted Robert Kagan and Norman Eisen in a conversation, moderated by NPR’s Steve Inskeep, about their books and about the cycles of democracy and illiberalism—including the current rise of illiberalism in ...Show More
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1:02:40 | Sep 14th, 2018

On Friday, Sept. 14, the Center for Technology Innovation at the Brookings Institution hosted a discussion on the ethics of AI and how society should handle various ethical dilemmas of the automated age. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send ...Show More
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1:34:40 | Sep 13th, 2018

In light of these events, on September 13, The India Project hosted a panel of experts to look at the current state of Indian foreign policy. Panelists discussed the “two-plus-two dialogue,” India’s engagement with neighboring countries, and Indian r...Show More
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1:33:37 | Sep 12th, 2018

On September 11, the Center for East Asia Policy Studies at the Brookings Institution hosted a discussion with J. Michael Cole, a Taiwan-based security analyst, and Brookings Senior Fellow Richard Bush exploring the means that China seeks to manipul...Show More
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1:25:54 | Sep 12th, 2018

Ten years after the lowest moments of the worst financial crisis and deepest recession in generations, former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and former Treasury Secretaries Tim Geithner and Hank Paulson—chief architects of the rescue that prev...Show More
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1:24:20 | Sep 12th, 2018

On September 11, 10 years after some of the worst moments of the crisis, some of the authors of the papers presented highlights of their findings in a full-day conference at Brookings. Preliminary versions of some of the papers will be available belo...Show More
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1:38:06 | Sep 12th, 2018

On September 11, 10 years after some of the worst moments of the crisis, some of the authors of the papers presented highlights of their findings in a full-day conference at Brookings. Preliminary versions of some of the papers will be available belo...Show More
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2:32:52 | Sep 12th, 2018

On September 11, 10 years after some of the worst moments of the crisis, some of the authors of the papers presented highlights of their findings in a full-day conference at Brookings. Preliminary versions of some of the papers will be available belo...Show More
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56:22 | Sep 7th, 2018

On September 7, the Center on the United States and Europe at Brookings hosted a conversation with former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and Strobe Talbott, distinguished fellow in residence and former Brookings president, on the threat of fas...Show More
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1:22:18 | Sep 5th, 2018

On September 5, the Center for Universal Education at Brookings hosted an event to examine the power of playful learning and what those outside of the school system—from doctors to mayors to librarians—can do about it. Subscribe to Brookings Events o...Show More
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1:29:59 | Aug 22nd, 2018

On August 22, Foreign Policy at Brookings hosted an event to discuss the state of the U.S.-South Korea alliance, where it might be headed in the years ahead, and the implications for regional security and economic prosperity. Subscribe to Brookings E...Show More
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1:30:24 | Jul 30th, 2018

On July 30, Foreign Policy at Brookings hosted an event exploring whether or not a Space Force is a good plan for the U.S. military. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us at @...Show More
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1:25:04 | Jul 27th, 2018

On July 25, Foreign Policy at Brookings hosted an event exploring these dynamics and U.S.-Colombian relations. Juan Carlos Pinzón, former Colombian Minister of Defense and Ambassador to the United States, offered opening remarks. He was joined by Bro...Show More
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59:37 | Jul 27th, 2018

On July 26, the Center for Technology Innovation at Brookings hosted a panel discussion to explore a comprehensive framework for U.S. privacy legislation.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and foll...Show More
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2:13:20 | Jul 20th, 2018

On Friday, July 20th, the USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy hosted a conference to discuss whether MIPS is achieving the desired objectives and whether the program should be maintained, reformed, or even eliminated. Two expert pane...Show More
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1:26:39 | Jul 20th, 2018

On July 19, the Center on the United States and Europe, in partnership with the Turkish Industry and Business Association (TÜSİAD), hosted a panel discussion examining recent developments in Europe and trans-Atlantic relations, including the outcome...Show More
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1:42:17 | Jul 19th, 2018

On July 19, the Brookings Institution hosted an event to mark the publication of a collection of papers on evidence-based policy in the July 2018 volume of The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science.  Subscribe to Brookings Ev...Show More
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55:37 | Jul 19th, 2018

On July 19, as part of a continuing series of discussions with EU parliamentary leaders on digital economy issues, Governance Studies at Brookings hosted EU Member of Parliament Sophie in ’t Veld to discuss data privacy and civil liberties. Subscribe...Show More
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1:39:33 | Jul 19th, 2018

On July 18, the USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy and the Hutchins Center on Fiscal & Monetary Policy at Brookings hosted Food & Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb for a discussion of biosimilars, which have been a maj...Show More
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1:24:14 | Jul 18th, 2018

As policymakers, scientists, business and civic leaders, and others meet to take stock of progress towards the sustainable development goals (SDGs) at the UN’s High Level Political Forum, the Global Economy and Development program at Brookings is hos...Show More
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1:29:25 | Jul 17th, 2018

The Municipal Finance Conference aims to bring together academics, practitioners, issuers, and regulators to discuss recent research on municipal capital markets and state and local fiscal issues. The 2018 conference took place on July 16-17, 2018. B...Show More
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1:32:04 | Jul 17th, 2018

On July 13, the Center for Universal Education at Brookings invited the public to an event in Washington D.C. to join the partners of the world’s first development impact bond (DIB) in education for a discussion of the results and learnings from the ...Show More
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1:42:00 | Jul 17th, 2018

On Friday, July 13, Deputy Chairperson of the African Union Commission H.E. Quartey Thomas Kwesi joined the Brookings Africa Growth Initiative David M. Rubenstein Fellow Landry Signé to discuss the next steps for implementing this groundbreaking trad...Show More
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2:47:34 | Jul 17th, 2018

On Friday, July 13, the USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy hosted a conference on strategies for stabilizing the individual market. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us ...Show More
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1:34:26 | Jul 13th, 2018

On July 12, Brookings hosted Mr. Leigh for a discussion of his new book featuring Thomas D. Cook, Professor Emeritus of Sociology at Northwestern University and author or editor of 10 books on research, research design, and evaluation, Rebecca Maynar...Show More
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2:52:53 | Jul 12th, 2018

On July 12, Governance Studies at Brookings hosted expert panelists for a half-day conference on the global dimensions of the manufacturing environment. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow ...Show More
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1:26:44 | Jun 28th, 2018

On Wednesday, June 27, the Brookings Center for Technology Innovation, along with the Data, Women’s Impact, and Brookings Networks, celebrated the achievements of pioneers in this field, highlighted barriers that women face in the technology and civi...Show More
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1:27:02 | Jun 28th, 2018

To address the outcome of the Turkish elections and its wide-ranging implications, the Center on the United States and Europe at Brookings convened an expert panel on Wednesday, June 27. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email t...Show More
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59:59 | Jun 26th, 2018

On June 26, the Center for Technology Innovation at Brookings hosted a fireside chat with FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr about the future of 5G.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and t...Show More
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59:35 | Jun 26th, 2018

On June 25, the Center for Middle East Policy at Brookings hosted Member of Knesset Yair Lapid for an Alan and Jane Batkin International Leaders Forum.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow ...Show More
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1:31:46 | Jun 22nd, 2018

On Friday, June 22, a panel of experts provided an update on innovations in multilateral climate finance. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follow us and tweet us at @policypodcasts on Twitter. ...Show More
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1:27:26 | Jun 21st, 2018

On June 19, Governance Studies at Brookings hosted an event to discuss the breadth, frequency, and historical significance of Black Lives Matter protests. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to events@brookings.edu, and follo...Show More
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1:28:38 | Jun 21st, 2018

On June 20, the Global Economy and Development program at Brookings and Publish What You Fund co-hosted the launch of the sixth Aid Transparency Index. The report, which assesses 45 of the world’s largest donors, is the only independent global measur...Show More
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1:58:33 | Jun 21st, 2018

On Thursday, June 21, the Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program hosted utility, workforce, and community leaders to discuss the economic and infrastructure opportunity offered in the water sector.  Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedba...Show More
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3:04:43 | Jun 12th, 2018

On June 12, Governance Studies at Brookings hosted a half-day forum to look at the issues raised by AI and data analytics. As part of the ninth annual A. Alfred Taubman Forum on Public Policy, several panels of experts examined the promise and the p...Show More
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1:54:37 | Jun 12th, 2018

On Monday, June 11, the Metropolitan Policy Program at Brookings hosted an event featuring the newly released report titled Catalytic development: (Re)creating walkable urban places. Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to eve...Show More
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1:19:05 | Jun 6th, 2018

On Tuesday, June 5, the Global Economy and Development program at Brookings and U.S. Agency for International Development co-hosted an event to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Marshall Plan and reflect on strategies for advancing cooperative ...Show More
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1:09:06 | Jun 5th, 2018

On June 5, the Foreign Policy program at Brookings hosted a discussion on the Army Strategic Plan and other priorities for that service. The discussion featured the Honorable Mark T. Esper, Secretary of the U.S. Army. Subscribe to Brookings Events on...Show More
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1:31:37 | Jun 4th, 2018

On June 4, the Brookings Africa Growth Initiative and United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) explored strategies to anticipate and circumvent the challenges the New Industrial Revolution is generating as well as how all of Africa ...Show More
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3:36:10 | Jun 4th, 2018

On May 31, Governance Studies at Brookings and the Social Science Research Council (SSRC) hosted a half-day forum on the history, circulation, and management of misinformation (untruths circulated without the intention to deceive) and disinformation ...Show More
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1:43:24 | May 30th, 2018

On May 30, the Center for East Asia Policy Studies at the Brookings Institution and the China Power Project at the Center for Strategic and International Studies co-hosted a discussion on the current state of affairs on Taiwan. Subscribe to Brookings...Show More
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1:06:38 | May 30th, 2018

On Tuesday, May 29, Variety and the Brookings Institution hosted the DC premiere of “The Life She Deserves” followed by a discussion on the role of film to affect policy and the current picture of state-level marijuana legalization and federal restri...Show More
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1:27:28 | May 25th, 2018

On May 24, the Brookings Institution convened an expert panel to discuss the trajectory of trans-Atlantic relations; whether the allies can bridge the gaps that divide them; how important Europe, and particularly the European Union, is to the Trump a...Show More
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2:35:47 | May 24th, 2018

On May 24, the Center for 21st Century Security and Intelligence hosted John F. Sopko, Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) for a keynote address on the release of the new SIGAR report titled “Stabilization: Lessons from t...Show More
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1:24:53 | May 17th, 2018

On May 17, the Center for Middle East Policy (CMEP) at Brookings hosted a discussion on the consequences of President Trump’s decision on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). Subscribe to Brookings Events on iTunes, send feedback email to ...Show More
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2:39:48 | May 16th, 2018

The Metropolitan Policy Program at Brookings convened a group of public, private, and civic thought leaders to discuss how our shared economic, social, and environmental challenges look from an infrastructure perspective—and present the most promisin...Show More
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59:06 | May 15th, 2018

On May 14, Brookings Vice President Darrell West debuted his book, “The Future of Work: Robots, AI, and Automation.”  After a presentation on his book, West was joined by a panel of experts to discuss how robots, artificial intelligence, and automati...Show More
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