Coordinating Multi-Stakeholder and Expert Dialogue

Executive Training on Investment Treaties and Arbitration for Government Officials

Date: June 17-27, 2019
Location: Columbia University

Executive Training on Sustainable Investments in Agriculture

Date: June 11-21, 2019
Location: Columbia University

Executive Training on Extractive Industries and Sustainable Development

Date: June 3-14, 2019
Location: Columbia University

Is Liberalism Making the World Less Fair? Three Authors Discuss Their Recent Books on Investor vs. Human Rights in the Global Economy

Date: February 19, 2019, 12:10pm – 1:10pm
Location: Columbia Law School, Room 105

Minerals for Climate Action: Why Climate Smart Mining Matters for Africa?

Date: February 4th, 12:00pm – 6:30pm
Location: Side Event to Mining INDABA, Hotel SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl, 23 Buitengracht St, Cape Town

Financing the SDGs, Privatization, and Human Rights: A Discussion with Jeffrey Sachs and Philip Alston

Date: January 30, 2019, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Location: Columbia Law School, Room 104

Investor-State Arbitration: An Opportunity for Real Reform?

By Lorenzo Cotula, Brooke Guven, Lise Johnson and Thierry Berger
December 7, 2018

An ongoing multilateral process could provide a unique opportunity to reform a contentious area of global economic governance – but only if it properly identifies the key problems.

International Economic Cooperation in Troubled Times: A Call for Strong Action by the G20

By Axel Berger, Uri Dadush, Andreas Freytag, Simon J. Evenett, Christian von Haldenwang, Ricardo Meléndez-Ortiz, Raul Ochoa, Agustin Redonda, and Karl P. Sauvant
November 26, 2018

The leaders of the G20 will meet on 30 November and 1 December in Buenos Aires for their annual summit. They need to acknowledge that the last two years have been characterized by strong headwinds for the world economy. This time, however, it is not a mixture of poor macroeconomic policies and bad business decisions – as in 2008 when they met in Washington for their first summit – that endangers the well-being of billions of citizens around the globe. This time the threat stems from deliberate political decisions, in particular on trade.

ESG and Public Funds: Risks and Opportunities in Investment Practices

Date: November 7, 2018, 6:30pm – 7:45pm
Location: Columbia Business School, Uris Hall, Room 141

Trading in Turbulent Times: A Conversation with Kelly Ann Shaw and Elissa Alben

Date: November 2, 2018, 3:30pm – 5:30pm
Location: Columbia Law School, Jerome Greene Hall, Room 104