Brookings Mountain West

2011 Past Lectures & Events

Select from the list below to view presentations or watch videos of past Brookings Mountain West lectures and events.

Happiness around the World: The Paradox of Happy Peasants and Miserable Millionaires
Carol Graham
November 15, 2011


Immigrants, Education, and U.S. Competitiveness
Audrey Singer
October 26, 2011


The Federal Deficit Battle of 2011
Ron Haskins
October 19, 2011


The Next Swing Region: Reappointment and Redistricting in the Intermountain West
David Damore
September 27, 2011


Booms and Busts: Russia and Its Oil, 1970 - 2011 and Beyond
Cliff Gaddy
April 19, 2011


The Future of the Internet in an Era of Spam, Cyber-Bullying, and Wikileaks
Darrell West
April 7, 2011


Wired for War: The Robotics Revolution and Conflict in the 21st Century
Peter Singer
March 22, 2011


The Emergence of Latin America: A Break with History?
Mauricio Cardenas
March 1, 2011


Climate Change and Development
Katherine Sierra
February 15, 2011


Education in the Developing World: Helping to Solve the World’s Big Problems?
Rebecca Winthrop
February 10, 2011


Nevada 2.0: New Economies for a Sustainable Future
Hosted By: Lt. Governor Brian Krolicki, Senate Majority Leader Steven Horsford, and Assembly Speaker John Oceguera
January 7, 2011