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Peterson Institute for International Economics

The Peterson Institute for International Economics , until 2006 the Institute for International Economics , is a private and non-profit think tank focused on international economics, based in Washington, D.C. It was founded by C. Fred Bergsten in 1981, and is led by Adam S. Posen. According to the '2014 Global Go To Think Tank Index Report' , Peterson is number 15 in the "Top Think Tanks Worldwide" and number 13 in the "Top Think Tanks in the United States". Wikipedia*

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The Peterson Institute for International Economics has 44 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1991, U.S. Trade Policy Proposals. The year with the most videos was 2010 with 10 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2013 with an average of 3,817 views per program. Most appearances with Fred Bergsten (21), Adam S. Posen (10), Maya MacGuineas (4). Most common tags: Budget Deficit, International Trade, Federal Budget.

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    Global Economy

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew talked about the global economy and the role of the U.S. financial system in it during an event held by the…

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    U.S. Trade Policy

    House Ways and Means Chair Kevin Brady (R-TX) spoke about trade policy, calling on the Obama administration to address concerns from…

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    Monetary Policy

    Federal Reserve Board Member Jerome Powell spoke at the Peterson Institute for International Economics about monetary policy and the…

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    Chinese Economy and Trade

    Professors Autor and Hanson talked about the impact of Chinese economic growth on U.S. trade and labor markets. Topics included the effects of past…

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