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David S. Abraham |
David S. Abraham runs the Technology, Rare and Electronics Materials Center and is author of "The Elements of Power."
Dwi Adhiasto |
Dwi Adhiasto is a wildlife trade expert with the Wildlife Conservation Society—Indonesia Program.
Grant Aldonas |
Grant Aldonas holds the William M. Scholl Chair in International Business at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS). Previously, he had a distinguished career in law, business, and international economic policy, including service at senior levels in the U.S. government.
Dean Baker |
Dean Baker is Co-Director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research in Washington, D.C. He previously worked as a senior economist at the Economic Policy Institute and an assistant professor at Bucknell University.
Colin Bradford |
Colin Bradford is a Research Professor of Economics and International Relations and Distinguished Economist in Residence at American University. He holds a joint appointment between the Department of Economics and the School for International Service.
Jim Burpee |
Jim Burpee is an energy consultant based in Toronto.
Aldo Caliari |
Aldo Caliari is a lawyer from Argentina. He holds a Masters of Laws (LL. M.) degree from American University (specialization: International Human Rights Law), where he received the Outstanding Graduate Award.
Philip G. Cerny |
Philip G. Cerny is Professor of Global Political Economy in the Division of Global Affairs at Rutgers University-Newark.
Anukool Chavan |
Anukool Chavan is chairman of Asmita Agribusiness.
Debbie Chung |
Debbie Chung is a senior undergraduate at New York University, studying politics and economics. She joined the GPI Global Internship for fall 2009.
The Green Gold Story | 01/02/07
Catalina Cock Duque
The Certified Green Gold Program (GGP) provides a sustainable development alternative to underprivileged communities by fostering fair trade practices and ten certification criteria as a guarantee of socially and environmentally responsible artisan small-scale mining (ASM).
Anjanette DeCarlo |
Anjanette DeCarlo is currently a visiting professor of environmental studies at St. Michael's College.
Ruth DeGolia |
As Mercado Global's co-founder and executive director, Ruth DeGolia has established Mercado Global's partnerships with cooperatives and local NGOs in Latin America. She works with Mercado Global's regional staff to oversee production and provide member cooperatives with technical support in the areas of financial, business, and program management.
Adam Dean |
Adam Dean was awarded a Rotary Cultural Ambassadorial Scholarship and is currently living in Sucre, Bolivia.
Daniel W. Drezner |
Daniel Drezner is Associate Professor of International Politics at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.
The "Living, Breathing Modern Miracle" of ASEAN | 08/23/16
Kishore Mahbubani, Joanne J. Myers
Southeast Asia is the most diverse region on Earth, says Kishore Mahbubani, yet instead of a clash of civilizations, ASEAN is bringing about a fusion of civilizations--something that other regions could learn from. "So Southeast Asia, especially ASEAN, brings a lot of hope to the world. That's why I call it a living, breathing modern miracle."
The Conscious Company | 08/22/16
Jill Dumain, Grant Garrison, Amy Hall, Michael Hobbes, Andrew Kassoy, Julia Taylor Kennedy
Corporate leaders are increasingly aware that businesses can provide a positive (or negative) impact on the environment and community. But how can conscious companies prioritize social benefit while still pursuing profit? In part 2 of our series on conscious capitalism, we hear from Eileen Fisher, Patagonia, and other leading thinkers in the field.
The Conscious Consumer | 08/15/16
Lawrence B. Glickman, Sally Greenberg, Michael Hobbes, Tohnain Emmanuel Njong, Stephanie Wilson, Julia Taylor Kennedy
Part one of this three-part series on conscious capitalism examines the role of the conscious consumer. In this episode, hear the story of a victim of capitalism at its worst--and how one shopper is helping him tell his story. We also explore if and how consumers can use purchasing power to influence corporations' behavior.
Japan's Politics: A Move toward Nationalism or more of the Status Quo? | 07/14/16
Sheila A. Smith, Devin T. Stewart
Was Prime Minister Abe's landslide victory in the July elections a vote of confidence in his ability to jump-start Japan's stagnant economy, or simply a desire for stability? Will he use his majority to revise Japan's constitution? What is the mood of the country today, especially among young people? Find out from Japan scholar Sheila Smith.
Move Over, Black Swan: Here Comes the Gray Rhino | 06/22/16
Black swans are unforeseeable, but gray rhinos are the looming threats right in front of our noses that we choose to ignore, says policy analyst Michele Wucker. Her top five rhinos right now are: the fragmentation of the EU; liquidity shocks in the financial markets; political instability in the U.S.; climate change; and the Middle East.