2011 Past Lectures & Events

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

November 15, 2011

Happiness around the World: The Paradox of Happy Peasants and Miserable Millionaires

Carol Graham

October 26, 2011

Immigrants, Education, and U.S. Competitiveness

Audrey Singer

October 19, 2011

The Federal Deficit Battle of 2011

Ron Haskins

September 27, 2011

The Next Swing Region: Reappointment and Redistricting in the Intermountain West

David Damore

April 19, 2011

Booms and Busts: Russia and Its Oil, 1970 - 2011 and Beyond

Cliff Gaddy

April 7, 2011

The Future of the Internet in an Era of Spam, Cyber-Bullying, and Wikileaks

Darrell West

March 22, 2011

Wired for War: The Robotics Revolution and Conflict in the 21st Century

Peter Singer

March 1, 2011

The Emergence of Latin America: A Break with History?

Mauricio Cardenas

February 15, 2011

Climate Change and Development

Katherine Sierra

February 10, 2011

Education in the Developing World: Helping to Solve the World’s Big Problems?

Rebecca Winthrop

January 7, 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