Last fall, Dr. Kaushik Basu, Senior Vice President and Chief Economist at the World Bank, spoke to the Georgetown Public Policy Review about market trends in the BRICS nations, the future of emerging economies, and the World Bank.
Eve Ensler, Tony Award winning playwright, performer, and activist, is the author of The Vagina Monologues and founder of V-Day, a global activist movement to end violence against women and girls. She spoke with us about empowering women, campus sexual assault, and how to be a leader in social change and activism.
Richard C. Bush III, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and East Asia policy expert, spoke with the Georgetown Public Policy Review about Hong Kong’s democratic movement and its impact on US-China relations.
The shooting and death of unarmed African-American teen Michael Brown by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson have sparked racial tensions and a nationwide debate on police practices. Urban Institute’s Dr. Nancy LaVigne spoke to the Georgetown Public Policy Review about criminal justice reform in the aftermath of the recent events in Ferguson, Missouri.
The recent US-China plan pledging to reduce carbon emissions marks a significant international commitment to address global climate change. The Georgetown Public Policy Review spoke with Administrator Gina McCarthy on the Environmental Protection Agency’s efforts to tackle climate change at home.
- <a href="http://gppreview.com/author/austin-williams/" rel="tag">Austin Williams</a>
- Domestic Policy, Energy & Environment, Interviews
- November 14, 2014
Under Mayor Ralph Becker’s leadership, Salt Lack City has become a prime example of how cities can lead the way on green issues. Mayor Becker spoke with the Georgetown Public Policy Review on his efforts to fast track climate change initiatives and economic development in Salt Lake City.
- <a href="http://gppreview.com/author/james-frkovich/" rel="tag">James Frkovich</a>
- Interviews, Politics
- October 29, 2014
Ed Goeas CEO of the Tarrance Group, one of the largest Republican only polling firms in the country, speaks with the Georgetown Public Policy Review about the Republican Party’s prospects of taking the Senate in 2014 and the future of the GOP.
Since the 2011 uprisings that brought down long-time strong man Hosni Mubarak, the Egyptian economy has experienced a series of dramatic ups and downs. This has been felt most acutely in the tourism sector, long an engine for growth and stability in the country. With over 25 years in the tourism industry, Amr Badr would know.
Avi Tuschman is an expert on the evolutionary roots of human political orientation. He began his career in politics as the youngest advisor in the government palace in Lima, Peru at age 23. While serving as the senior writer to Peru’s President Alejandro Toledo, Tuschman produced numerous articles and speeches designed to shape public opinion….