• Apr. 22, 2020
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    CANCELED: The Future of U.S. - Afghanistan Relations

    In its 19th year, the U.S. war in Afghanistan is the longest war in U.S. history. Both the Obama and Trump administrations repeatedly sought to bring U.S. troops home. Barring a precipitous Syria-like U.S. withdrawal before…
  • Mar. 2, 2020
    Aaron Klein

    Artificial Intelligence and Personal Finance

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled "Artificial Intelligence and Personal Finance: Legal and Ethical Implications" by Brookings fellow in economic studies…
  • Oct. 30, 2019
    Dany Bahar

    Migrants & Refugees: Holding us back or pushing us?

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled "Migrants and Refugees: Are they holding us back or pushing us forward?" by Brookings Fellow in Global Economy and…
  • Oct. 16, 2019
    Tamara Wittes

    Can the United States Escape the Middle East?

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled "Can the United States Escape the Middle East?" by Brookings Senior Fellow in the Center for Middle East Policy, Tamara…
  • Oct. 2, 2019
    Molly Reynolds

    House Oversight of Exec. Branch in the 116th Congress

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled "House Oversight of the Executive Branch in the 116th Congress" by Brookings Senior Fellow in Governance Studies,…
  • Sep. 18, 2019
    Aaron Klein

    Payday Lenders and Credit Cards

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled "Payday Lenders and Credit Cards: A Hidden Driver of Income Inequality" by Brookings Fellow in Economic Studies,…
  • Apr. 17, 2019
    Jon Valant giving a presentation

    The Causes and Consequences of Student Discipline...

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled "The Causes and Consequences of Student Discipline Disparities " by Fellow in Governace Studies, Brown Center on…
  • Apr. 3, 2019
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    The U.S. Opioid Epidemic and Lessons for the World

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled "The U.S. Opioid Epidemic and Lessons for the World" by Senior Fellow in Foreign Policy, Center for 21st Century…
  • Feb. 13, 2019
    Andre Perry

    The Devaluation of Assets in Black Neighborhoods...

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled "The Devaluation of Assets in Black Neighborhoods: How Racism Robs Homeowner of the American Dream" by David M. …
  • Feb. 6, 2019
    Brookings Scholar Lecture Series: Adie Tomer

    Digital Place: How Technology Will Change Our Built...

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled, "Digital Place: How Technology Will Change Our Built Environment" by Fellow in Metropolitan Policy, Adie Tomer. …
  • Oct. 24, 2018
    Anthony Pipa, Brookings Scholar Lecture Series speaker

    Using Global Goals to Drive Progress in Mountain West

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled "Using Global Goals to Drive Progress in the Mountain West" by Senior Fellow in Global Economy and Development, Anthony…
  • Sep. 26, 2018
    Samantha Gross, Brookings Scholar Lecture Series Speaker

    The New Energy Geopolitics

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled "The New Energy Geopolitics" by Fellow in Foreign Policy, Samantha Gross. The global energy landscape is changing fast…
  • Sep. 19, 2018
    Geoffrey Gerts, Brookings Scholar Lecture Series Speaker

    Commercial Interests in American Foreign Policy

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled "Commercial Interests in American Foreign Policy, from Dollar Diplomacy to the Trump Administration" by Post-Doctoral …
  • Apr. 11, 2018
    Molly Reynolds

    The Politics of Republican Governors

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled "When Interests Collide: The Politics of Republican Governors in an Era of Unified Republican Federal Control" by …
  • Apr. 4, 2018
    Martha Ross

    Challenges Facing Youth Entering the Labor Market

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled "Challenges Facing Youth Entering the Labor Market" by Fellow in Metropolitan Policy, Martha Ross. Labor force…
  • Mar. 7, 2018
    Richard Reeves speaking

    Upward Mobility in the Mountain West

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled "Upward Mobility in the Mountain West" by Senior Fellow in Economic Studies, Richard Reeves. This lecture examines the…
  • Feb. 14, 2018
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    A Demographic Bridge to America’s Diverse Future

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled "A Demographic Bridge to America's Diverse Future" by Brookings Senior Fellow in Metropolitan Policy, William Frey. As…
  • Feb. 7, 2018
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    Obama’s Fight for Rigor and Results in Social Policy

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled "Obama’s Fight for Rigor and Results in Social Policy" by Brookings Senior Fellow in Economic Studies, Ron Haskins.…
  • Nov. 15, 2017
    Danny Bahar

    What Drives Economic Growth?

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled "What drives economic growth? A look into structural transformation and export diversification" by Brookings Fellow in…
  • Oct. 18, 2017
    Samantha Gross

    Paris Agreement 101

    As part of the Brookings Scholar Lecture Series, Brookings Mountain West invites you to a lecture titled, "Paris Agreement 101" by Brookings Fellow in Foreign Policy, Samantha Gross. The Paris Agreement reached at the end of…