Business, Law and Policy

2020 Oct 21

Arctic Security: Conflict Prevention in the High North

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Zoom

Paula Dobriansky, Former US Ambassador and FDP Senior Fellow; David Balton, former US Ambassador; and Fran Ulmer, former Chair of the Arctic Research Commission and Belfer Center Fellow, will examine key countries' economic and national security interests in the Arctic region and the role of the rule of law in preventing conflict alongside critical questions of governance to balance environmental, economic, and security concerns.... Read more about Arctic Security: Conflict Prevention in the High North

2020 Oct 29

German American Conference: Building Just and Climate-Ready Economies in the EU and the US

2:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Zoom

This event will focus on comparing and contrasting the EU and US directions to building just and climate-ready economies. Through workshops and a panel discussion, participants will take a closer look at the two regions' directions to achieve both economic growth and large-scale decarbonization.... Read more about German American Conference: Building Just and Climate-Ready Economies in the EU and the US

2020 Oct 08

The First 100 Days: A Conversation with Joseph Aldy on Environmental Policy After the Election

1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Zoom

Join the HKS Center for Public Leadership for a conversation with Joseph Aldy, HKS Professor of the Practice of Public Policy and former Special Assistant to the President for Energy and Environment, on "Environmental Policy After the Election."... Read more about The First 100 Days: A Conversation with Joseph Aldy on Environmental Policy After the Election

2020 Sep 21

Japan and ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance criteria): The Road Ahead

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Online

The Program on U.S.-Japan Relations hosts Keiko Honda, Adjunct Professor of International and Public Affairs, Adjunct Senior Research Scholar of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University; Former Chief Executive Officer, Multilateral Guarantee Agency (MIGA), as part of the Special Series on Japanese Economic Statecraft.... Read more about Japan and ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance criteria): The Road Ahead

2020 Sep 25

Arctic Permafrost Thaw: Science & Policy

1:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Zoom

This session focuses on a warming-driven phenomenon—the rapid thawing of Arctic permafrost—that is contributing simultaneously to the most vexing of Arctic warming's impacts both in the region and around the world, and will target experts and non-experts who are interested in understanding the science and policy issues at the heart of this widely underestimated facet of the global climate-change challenge.... Read more about Arctic Permafrost Thaw: Science & Policy

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