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Robert Putnam

Robert David Putnam is the Peter and Isabel Malkin Professor of Public Policy at the Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government. Putnam developed the influential two-level game theory that assumes international agreements will only be successfully brokered if they also result in domestic benefits. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Robert Putnam has 12 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1989 Speech as a Dean for the Kennedy (J.F.) School of Government of the Harvard University. The year with the most videos was 2000 with five videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 5,121 views per program. Most common tag: Community Service.

Appearances by Title:c. July 1, 2000 - Present Professor, Kennedy (J.F.) School of Government, Harvard University Videos: 3


Dean, Kennedy (J.F.) School of Government, Harvard University c. November 27, 1989 - c. December 31, 1991 Videos: 9

Recent Appearances

  • Working-Class Families

    Working-Class Families

    Panelists talked about the state of the working class family. They focused on the well-being of children, family structure,…

  • President Obama Remarks on Poverty

    President Obama Remarks on Poverty

    President Obama participated in a panel discussion on poverty. Panelists also included Harvard University Professor Robert…

  • <em>Our Kids</em>

    Our Kids

    Professor Robert Putnam talked about his book Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis, in which suggests that there is a lack…

  • <em>Better Together:  Restoring Community</em>

    Better Together: Restoring Community

    Mr. Putman and Mr. Feldstein discussed their book, Better Together: Restoring the American Community, published by Simon and…

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