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
Presentation  •  Video

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

The Federal Deficit Battle of 2011
Ron Haskins
October 19, 2011
Presentation  •  Video

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

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

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
Presentation  •  Video

Climate Change and Development
Katherine Sierra
February 15, 2011
Presentation  •  Video

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

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