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EVENTS ON TUESDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2002

TIME: All Day

EVENT: CARNEGIE ENDOWMENT FOR INTERNATIONAL PEACE holds a luncheon conference on

Making Globalization Work: Expanding the Benefits of Globalization to Working Families and the Poor.

AGENDA: Highlights:

9 a.m. -Panel II: Are the Terms of Globalization Fair?

Karen Tramontano, President, Global Fairness Initiative

Panelists:

Nancy Birdsall, President, Center for Global Development

Zanny Minton-Bedoes, The Economist

Gerry Rodgers, Technical Director, World Commission on the Social Dimension of Globalization, ILO

11 a.m. - Panel III: What Role for Labor Standards in Development and Globalization?

Sandra Polaski, Senior Associate, Trade, Equity & Development, Carnegie Endowment for International Peac

Panelists:

Kimberly Elliott, Research Fellow, IIE.

Robert Lawrence, Albert L. Williams Professor of International

Trade, Harvard University & Senior Fellow, IIE

Anne Trebilcock, Deputy Director, Policy Integration Department, ILO

2:45 p.m. - Panel IV: Social Protection: What Should National Policies Look Like?

Sebastian Mallaby, The Washington Post

Ken Rogoff, Economic Counselor and Director of Research, IMF

Carol Graham, Vice President and Director, Governance Studies

Program, the Brookings Institution

Dalmer Hoskins, President, International Social Security Administration

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: CEIP, 1779 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-483-7600

WEB ADDRESS: ceip.org

TIME: 8:30 a.m.

EVENT: WILSON DAVIDSON INSTITUTE holds a roundtable discussion entitled "Immigration Policy and the Welfare System," featuring Madeleine K Albright, scholar, Davidson Institute.

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: 901 15th Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-354-3885

TIME: 8:30 a.m.

EVENT: AUTONOMY holds its homeland security briefing.

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Jenny Stamenson, 415-625-1433

TIME: 9 a.m.

EVENT: CENTER FOR STRATEGIC AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES holds a program on Renewing The Transatlantic Partnership.

AGENDA: Highlights:

9 a.m. -- Breakfast and Registration

9:30 a.m. - Session 1:

A Community of Economic Interests

Richard Fairbanks. CSIS Counselor

Kenneth Dam, Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of the Treasury

Robert Kimmitt, Executive Vice President, Global & Strategic Policy,

AOL Time Warner, Inc.

Hugo Paemen, Former EU Ambassador to the United States

10:45 a.m. - Session 2

A Security Community of Action

Richard Haass, Director of Policy Planning

U.S. Department of State

Christopher Meyer, British Ambassador to the United States

Elena Poptodorova, Bulgarian Ambassador to the United States

12 noon - Lunch Address: The Next 20 Years

Sen. Richard Lugar, R-IN

Juergen Schrempp, Board Chairman, DaimlerChrysler

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: 101 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Mark Schoeff, 202-775-3242

WEB ADDRESS:csis.org

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: UNITED NATIONS WORLD POPULATION FUND holds its State of World Population 2002 news conference.

WHO: The speakers are:

Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-NY

Rep. Connie Morella, R-MD

Tom Merrick World Bank Institute

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 301-404-2561

WEB ADDRESS: unfpa.org

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: POTOMAC INSTITUE FOR POLICY STUDIES holds a program on Terrorism Post 9/11 and Latin America: A View from Peru featuring Prof. Alberto Bolivar, CEO of Strategos Institute in Lima.

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: 901 N Start Street NW, Arlington, VA

CONTACT: 703-562-4522

WEB ADDRESS: potomacinstitute.org

\TIME: 11 a.m.

EVENT: HERITAGE FOUNDATION holds a program entitled "The Battle for Education Reform Continues: What Are The Next Battles And Where Will They Be Fought?"

WHO: The speaker is:

Dick DeVos, Chairman, Education Freedom Fund of Michigan and former member of the Michigan State Board of Education

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: 214 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-675-1752

WEB ADDRESS:heritage.org

TIME: 11 a.m.

EVENT: ASBESTOS ALLIANCE holds a news conference to discuss Economic Impact of Asbestos Litigation.

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: National Press Club, 14th and F Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Mike Heimowitz, 202-955-6200

WEB ADDRESS: asbestossolution.org

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY The BMW Center for German & European Studies presents

"Milestones and Potholes on the Road to an Ever Closer Union: the EU in 2002."

WHO: The speakers are:

Jeffrey Anderson, Graf Goltz Professor and Director, BMW Center for German & European Studies

Desmond Dinan, Associate Professor of International Commerce and Public Policy (George Mason University)

John van Oudenanen, Chief of the European Division at the Library of Congress and adjunct profeor at SAIS

Hugo Paemen, Former EU Ambassador to the United States and adjunct professor at the BMW Center for German & European Studies

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: 37TH and O Streets NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-687-4328

WEB ADDRESS: Georgetown.edu

TIME: 12 noon

EVENT: URBAN INSTITUTE First Tuesday's presents a program Letting Older Workers Work: Rethinking Retirement Policies.

WHO: The speakers are:

Rudy Penner, Urban Institute (moderator)

Richard Hinz, U.S. Department of Labor

Charles Kolb, Committee for Economic Development

Pamela Perun, Employee Benefits Consultant

Eugene Steuerle, Urban Institute

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: Urban Institute, 2100 M Street N.W., 5th Floor, Washington, D.C.

CONTACT: 202-261-5709

WEB ADDRESS: urban.org

TIME: 1:30 p.m.

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a program on "The Road to Elections 2003: Argentina's Economic Future."

WHO: The speakers are:

Dr. Pablo Rojo, Senior Economist for Carlos Menem

Dr. Alberto Rodriguez Saá, Senior Economist for Adolfo Rodriguez Saá

Dr. Eugenio Diaz Bonilla, Senior Economist for José Octavio Bordón

Dr. Daniel Montamat, Senior Economist for Rodolfo Terragno

Lic. Julio A. Piekarz, Senior Economist for Ricardo Lopez Murphy

Dr. Fernando Riavec, Senior Economist for Patricia Bullrich

Moderator: Dr. Guillermo Calvo, Senior Economist IADB.

Moderator: Ambassador Manuel Rocha

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: One Woodrow Wilson Plaza, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-287-3400

WEB ADDRESS: wwics.edu

TIME: 3:30 p.m.

EVENT: CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Europe/Eurasia Business Committee holds a roundtable discussion on The Future of Agribusiness in Central/Eastern Europe.

WHO: The speakers are:

Catherine Novelli, Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Europe & the Mediterranean

Steven Fries, Deputy Chief Economist of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: 1615 H Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-463-5682

WEB ADDRESS: uschamber.com

TIME: 3:30 p.m.

EVENT: WOODROW WILSON CENTER holds a program on "Sacred Secrets: How Soviet Intelligence Operations Changed American History."

WHO: The speakers are:

Authors Jerrold and Leona Schecter present their recently published book

Kai Bird (author of a forthcoming biography of Oppenheimer and former Wilson Center fellow)

Bruce Craig, National Coalition for History

Ronald Radosh, co-editor of Spain Betrayed: The Soviet Union in the Spanish Civil War) and Hayden Peake (National Defense University

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: One Woodrow Wilson Plaza, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-287-3400

WEB ADDRESS: wwics.edu

TIME: 3:30 p.m.

EVENT: NEW AMERICA FOUNDATION book forum entitled Korean Endgame: What Should American Strategy be to Neutralize the North Korean Threat?

WHO: The speakers are:

Selig S. Harrison, Author, Korean Endgame: A Strategy for Reunification and U.S. Disengagement, Director, Asia Program, Center for International Policy

Ted Galen Carpenter, Vice President for Defense and Foreign Policy Studies, Cato Institute

Donald Oberdorfer, Distinguished Journalist in Residence, Johns Hopkins' Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Former Diplomatic Correspondent, The Washington Post

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: 1630 Connecticut Ave., NW, 7th Floor, Washington, DC

CONTACT: Jud Mathews, 202-986-4901

WEB ADDRESS: newamerica.net

TIME: 5:30 p.m.

EVENT: JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY PAUL H. NITZE SCHOOL OF ADVANCED INTERNATIONAL STUDIES holds a lecture entitled From Command to Market Economy: Charting the Progress of Central and Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States" With Willem Buiter, chief economist of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: 1520 18th St., NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-663-5626

WEB ADDRESS: sais-jhu.org

TIME: 6 p.m.

EVENT: NATIONAL ECONOMIST CLUB holds a program featuring Edward Yau, Director General, Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, will speak on "Hong Kong--The Freest Economy.

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: 1520 18th St., NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 703-739-9404

WEB ADDRESS: national-economists.org

TIME: 6 p.m.

EVENT: KENNEDY CENTER MILLENIUM STAGE presents Jon Nakamatsu, the 1997 Gold Medallist of the Tenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition.

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: 2700 F Street NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-416-8000

WEB ADDRESS: kennedy-center.org

TIME: 7 p.m.

EVENT: POLITICS & PROSE BOOKSTORE presents readings from the Potomac Review. The Review is the eight-year old "Journal of Arts and Humanities," now published bi-annually. To celebrate the Fall/Winter Issue, four contributors will read from their works: Miles David Moore is the founder and host of the Iota Poetry series, Karen Sagstetter has been published in New Stories from the South, Ori Soltes teaches at Georgetown University's Theology and Fine Arts departments, and science writer Ivan Amato is the author of Stuff: The Material the World is Made Of.

DATE: December 3, 2002

LOCATION: 5015 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-364-1919

WEB ADDRESS: politics-prose.com

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