2016 Events

“Israel’s New Natural Gas Discoveries: From Power Diplomacy to Gas Diplomacy”

The Ira L. Rennert Speaker Series featuring Ambassador Ron Prosor, Abba Eban Chair of International Diplomacy, Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya, Israel

December 1, 2016


“Trade Issues Today”

Cosponsored by the School of International and Public Affairs, the Center for Global Economic Governance, and the Deepak and Neera Raj Center on Economic Policies

September 30, 2016

Read “The Truth About Trade and Jobs”
Read “Why Trade Is in Trouble”
View the video: “Why Trade Is Not a Zero-Sum Game”
View the video: “How Trade Boosts National Security”


“Israel as Startup Nation: Innovation in Counterterrorism”

The Ira L. Rennert Speaker Series featuring Ambassador Ron Prosor, Abba Eban Chair of International Diplomacy, Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya, Israel

September 27, 2016

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Dr. John (Iannis) Mourmouas, Senior Deputy Governor, Bank of Greece

July 12, 2016


“Startup Nation: How Israel Turned Its Liabilities Into Assets”

The Ira L. Rennert Speaker Series featuring Ambassador Ron Prosor, Abba Eban Chair of International Diplomacy, Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya, Israel

June 6, 2016

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“The 2016 Eccles Prize for Economic Writing featuring Ben Bernanke”

May 4, 2016

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“Investing in Indian Infrastructure”

Featuring H. Bala, Managing Director, India, Xylem, Incl; Zarin Daruwala, President, Wholesale Banking Group, ICICI Bank; Alok Kshirsagar, Senior Partner, McKinsey & Co.; Sumant Sinha, Founding CEO, ReNew Power; Suresh Sundaresan, Chase Manhattan Bank Foundation Professor of Financial Institutions, and Director, India Business Initiative, Columbia Business School

January 22, 2016

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