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Jan 24, 2017

On January 11, Governance Studies at Brookings hosted a media roundtable featuring remarks from Director of the U.S. Office of Government Ethics Walter M. Shaub, followed by Eisen and Painter's reactions to and answers to questions regarding the content of Donald Trump's press conference.

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Jan 24, 2017

On January 17, The Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy hosted Fed Governor Lael Brainard who discussed the implications of changes in fiscal policy for monetary policy. 

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Jan 13, 2017

On January 13, Governance Studies at Brookings convened a panel of experts to discuss the “privacy paradox,” to challenge the common belief that consumers are simply willing to sacrifice privacy for convenience and cost-effectiveness when making purchasing decisions, and to determine whether it is time to redefine privacy with the consumer perspective in mind.

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Jan 13, 2017

On January 12, AGI hosted its annual Foresight Africa event featuring a panel of leading Africa experts. The panel offered their insights on vital regional trends and provided recommendations to national governments, regional organizations, multilateral institutions, and civil society on how to contend with these priorities in the year ahead.

 

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Jan 12, 2017

On January 11, Governance Studies at Brookings hosted an expert panel focused on the effects and future implications of new voter ID laws. How did these new requirements impact African American and Latino voters, particularly in states and districts that enacted rapid changes prior to the election? To what degree was voter suppression and intimidation in action during the 2016 presidential election? And given the Supreme Court’s recent decision, what will be the future of the Voting Rights Act and how will the new administration handle rising concerns about its sustainability?

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Jan 11, 2017

On January 11, the Moving to Access initiative, a collaboration between Brookings’s Metropolitan Policy Program and Global Economy and Development program brought together experts across three major disciplines—transportation, urban planning, and finance—and explored where these disciplines agree, where they diverge, and what policies could support a more accessible built environment.

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Jan 10, 2017

On January 9, the Hutchins Center on Fiscal and Monetary Policy at Brookings investigated questions about public investment in both physical infrastructure and human capital.

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Jan 5, 2017

On January 4, the Brown Center on Education Policy at Brookings hosted a public forum examining the history and future of federal education policy. The event, marking the culmination of the Memos to the President on the Future of Education Policy series, convened leaders and scholars with a variety of perspectives to discuss the federal government’s involvement with public schools.

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