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Brookings Institution,

at Washington, D.C.; chartered 1927 as a consolidation of the Institute for Government Research (est. 1916), the Institute of Economics (est. 1922), and the Robert S. Brookings Graduate School of Economics and Government (est. 1924). Its accepts no private contracts for social science research, but does accept government contracts if the findings may be made public. The institution helps scholars study contemporary economic, governmental, and international problems by financing research projects and publishing their findings.
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Cette rencontre a ete marquee par la participation d'eminents experts et d'anciens hauts responsables US, dont Martin Indyk, ancien envoye special des pourparlers de paix israelo-palestiniens, actuellement Vice-President du Brookings Institute.
BAGHDAD / NINA / The governor of Nineveh, Ethel Nujaifi headed to the United States in an unofficial visit lasting several days at the invitation of the Brookings Institute.
Aaron, Washington DC, Brookings Institute Press, 2013, 142pp.
A recent study by the Brookings Institute notes that the 55 percent increase in Amtrak ridership nationwide over the past 15 years has been largely due to the growth of short-distance routes such as the Cascades line.
In my keynote address to the Brookings Institute s Alliance 21 Project I discussed the US Alliance as a central pillar of Australia s foreign policy and explored the enduring importance of the nation state and its contemporary challenges, including terrorism, transnational crime, corruption and cybercrime.
He is a board member of several think tanks, academic and cultural organisations including Kennedy Centre for Performing Arts, the Brookings Institute and US Institute of Peace.
Attendees will hear keynote speeches from Bruce Katz of Washington DC's Brookings Institute, Greg Clark, the UK's Minister for Cities and Liverpool Mayor Joe Anderson on "delivering growth in times of austerity".
China is already the biggest importer of Middle East oil, according to the Brookings Institute, sustaining its burgeoning economy.
Narrowing wage gaps between the public and private sectors and better working conditions for recruiters are the two main policies that can help ameliorate the "biased labour supply situation" in Egypt, according to a study conducted by the Brookings Institute.
BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: Iraqi Parliament Speaker Usama Nujaifi stated at US Brookings Institute in Washington that the implementation of the Iraqi constitution is governed "by personal interpretations" , which is the main obstacle before democratic change in Iraq.

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