John L. Thornton

John L. Thornton

John Lawson Thornton is a former President of Goldman Sachs and now Professor and Director of the Global Leadership Program at Tsinghua University in Beijing. He is also the Executive Chairman of Barrick Gold Corporation and Non-Executive Chairman of Pinebridge Investments. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
John L. Thornton has seven videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2005 Speech. The year with the most videos was 2008 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 1,531 views per program. Most appearances with Jon M. Huntsman Jr. (3). Most common tag: China.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2005 - Present Chair, Board of Directors, Brookings Institution Videos: 7

Recent Appearances

  • Constitutionalism and China

    Constitutionalism and China

    Justice Stephen Breyer talked about China’s judicial shortcomings, and U.S. history and the power of the Constitution. He responded to questions from…

  • Chinese Rule of Law

    Chinese Rule of Law

    Former U.S. Ambassador to China Jon Hunstman talked about the rule of law in China. He was joined in discussion by law professors from Yale, Harvard, and…

  • Jon Huntsman Remarks on the U.S. Economy

    Jon Huntsman Remarks on the U.S. Economy

    Republican 2012 presidential candidate Jon Huntsman discussed his jobs plan and the state of the U.S. economy with Ted…

  • U.S.-China Relations in the Next Decade

    U.S.-China Relations in the Next Decade

    Ambassador John Thornton and Zheng Bijian read letters from Presidents Obama and Hu, and then spoke about relations between…

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