Filter by

Center on the United States and Europe

Sorted by Most Recent Airing

Showing 1 - 12 of 12
  • [alt text]

    Arms Control and U.S.-Russia Relations

    The Brookings Institution held a discussion on the history of the 1986 nuclear arms control summit between President Ronald Reagan and Russian Secretary General Mikhail Gorbachev. Topics…

    214 views
  • [alt text]

    Defense Department Budget

    Representative Don Beyer (D-VA) and Robert Hale talked about the budget for the Department of Defense. Topics included sequestration and the 2013 government shutdown.

    140 views
  • [alt text]

    European Economic Policy

    German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble talked about the future of the Eurozone and the German economy. Then he was joined in discussion by David Wessel and Kemal Dervis. “Eurozone at a…

    218 views
  • [alt text]

    Scottish Independence Decision

    Panelists talked about the Scottish independence referendum that would take place September 18, 2014. They discussed the pros and cons of the question and what the outcome would mean for…

    1,058 views
  • [alt text]

    Future of the European Union

    Panelists talked about the future of the European Union. Topics included the results of the European Parliamentary elections, the transatlantic relationship between the U.S. and EU, and Europe’s…

    346 views
  • [alt text]

    U.S. Response to Ukraine

    Tony Blinken talked about the U.S. response to Russia’s intervention in Ukraine. He detailed the recent history of how the crisis came to fruition, and efforts by the U.S. and international community…

    263 views
  • [alt text]

    European Economic Future

    Panelists talked about Europe’s economic future following European parliamentary elections and Europe’s financial crisis. Topics included the future of the eurozone, solutions for long-term…

    261 views
  • [alt text]

    NATO Alliance Challenges

    Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen outlined NATO plans to address Russian intervention in Ukraine and the vote in the Crimea region in favor of seceding from Ukraine. He called that…

    489 views
  • [alt text]

    European Union Political and Economic Outlook

    Former Prime Minister of Belgium Guy Verhofstadt talked about the political and economic future of the European Union. He addressed Europe’s fiscal problems and called for “drastic changes” to the governing system. In…

    452 views
  • [alt text]

    Resolving the Russia-Georgia Conflict

    Panelists spoke about armed conflict between Russia and Georgia over separatist regions of Georgia. Topics included troop movements and the tactical situation in the region, potential…

    232 views
  • [alt text]

    Afghanistan and NATO

    Secretary General de Hoop Scheffer talked about the effectiveness of the International Security Assistance Force operation in Afghanistan and what is needed to achieve success for NATO and the…

    32 views
  • [alt text]

    Cousins and Strangers: America, Britain, and Europe in a New Century

    Chris Patten talked about his book Cousins and Strangers: America, Britain and Europe in a New Century, published by Times Books. In the book he examines the relationship within the Western…

    40 views