Oct 28, 1999 -


Upcoming Event

Economic Engagement: The Risks of Malign Neglect

Thursday, October 28 -
The Brookings Institution
Falk Auditorium

1775 Massachusetts Ave., NW
Washington, DC

Treasury Secretary Lawrence H. Summers delivered remarks on a number of topics, including: American support for open markets around the world; global economic development; the generalized decline in support for global engagement in the United States and its implications for the quantity and quality of our global leadership; and some of the domestic political roots for this disengagement.