Publications

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Mitigating Crisis with Opportunity

KAS Transatlantic Conference 2016

From June 17th through 23rd, 2016 25 high-ranking officials and experts from the European Union and the United States convened at the KAS Academy in Cadenabbia, Italy for the 4th annual KAS Transatlantic Conference: “Global Crisis and Opportunity - Transatlantic Responses to Innovation and Transformation”. This conference was jointly organized by the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung offices in Brussels and Washington, D.C. more…

Syreta Haggray | Event Reports | June 27, 2016

Ensuring America’s Fiscal and National Security

High-level group of bipartisan policy experts examine U.S. economic management and its relation to global leadership

On May 10th, 2016, the Coalition for Fiscal and National Security released a statement analyzing the key issues concerning current national debt and its long-term impact on American security. The Coalition is a bipartisan group of distinguished officials convened by the Peter G. Peterson Foundation. Following the statement, the Peterson Foundation held the Fiscal Summit on May 11th, 2016, where members from the Coalition came together to present their findings and set an informed foundation for a more thoughtful fiscal policy debate among the Presidential candidates. more…

June 21, 2016

US Political, Economic, and Financial Developments and Implications at the National and Sub-National Levels in Germany

Politicians from Hessen Take Fact-Finding Mission to New York and Washington, DC

US political, economic and financial developments call for closer scrutiny to better understand their implications at German national and sub-national levels. Finance Minister from Hessen, Dr. Thomas Schäfer, led a delegation of State of Hessen parliamentarians on a fact-finding mission to New York and Washington, DC, to explore how presidential campaign politics in America may influence global economic policy and trans-Atlantic relations. more…

Jeanene Lairo | Event Reports | May 20, 2016

US Political, Economic, and Financial Developments and Implications at the National and Sub-National Levels in Germany

Politicians from Hessen Take Fact-Finding Mission to New York and Washington, DC

US political, economic and financial developments call for closer scrutiny to better understand their implications at German national and sub-national levels. Finance Minister from Hessen, Dr. Thomas Schäfer, led a delegation of State of Hessen parliamentarians on a fact-finding mission to New York and Washington, DC, to explore how presidential campaign politics in America may influence global economic policy and trans-Atlantic relations. more…

Jeanene Lairo | Event Reports | May 20, 2016

A difficult nexus of relationships?

Study: A comprehensive view of the USA, Germany, Israel and the Palestinian Territories

Even a cursory glance at the „Holy Land“ presents us with two international actors who are in the spotlight more than all others and who arouse, to an extraordinary extent, both positive as well as negative emotions. Firstly, this refers to the USA which - as a reliable Israeli partner- ensures the security of this country, but which also functions as a point of contact for the Palestinians and demonstrates an understanding for their desire for an independent state. more…

Dr. Michael Borchard, Dr. Lars Hänsel, Marc Frings | March 14, 2016