Brookings Mountain West

Upcoming Lectures & Events

Brookings Mountain West hosts a variety of meetings and events, including lectures, seminars, conferences, and forums. Please visit this website frequently as information and events are added.

  • Feb. 11
    Brookings Mountain West presents “Water Crimes: A Global Crisis on the Rise” a talk Vanda Felbab-Brown, fellow, Foreign Policy. Increasing urbanization, climate-change, deforestation, and poor agricultural, energy, and water...
  • Feb. 25
    Brookings Mountain West presents “Climate Change, Natural Disasters, and Human Rights” a talk by Elizabeth Ferris, fellow, Economic Studies. This lecture examines trends in natural disasters, the effects of climate change,...
  • Mar. 11
    Brookings Mountain West presents “Mega-regional Free Trade Agreements – is the U.S. gambling with the Global Trading System” a talk by Joshua Meltzer, fellow, Governance Studies. This lecture will discuss the impact of the...
  • Mar. 25
    Brookings Mountain West presents “Community-Level Action and Interventions to Improve Public Health – Tobacco Control, Obesity, and Community Dynamics” a talk by Ross A. Hammond, fellow and policy director, Economic Studies...
  • Apr. 8
    Brookings Mountain West presents “U.S. Military Intervention and the American Presidency" a talk by Jeremy Shapiro, senior fellow, Foreign Policy. U.S. military intervention has long been among the most visible and dramatic...
  • Apr. 15
    Brookings Mountain West presents “Development Aid and the Challenge of Using Public Procurement to Address Broader Policy Objectives” by Jeremy S. Gutman, fellow, Governance Studies. Development aid is defined as the...