Daniel Hadley and Jaime LeBlanc-Hadley will study Chinese at Middlebury College this summer before entering the International Policy Studies program at the Monterey Institute in the fall.
Professor Moyara Ruehsen of the Monterey Institute was a featured guest on Monterey NBC affiliate KSBW’s morning newscast on May 7, offering commentary on Thursday’s stock market volatility and concerns about European debt.
Ambassador Alan Wolff, director of the Monterey Institute’s International Trade and Development Policy Initiative, recently participated in a workshop designed to help Vietnam attract more foreign direct investment.
Ambassador Alan Wolff has a distinguished career of public service that spans the fields of international trade, legislative and public policy and litigation with a special emphasis on the renewable and clean energy industry. He currently leads Dewey & LeBoeuf's International Trade Practice Group, which has been credited with helping to open international markets for American products including semiconductors, computer parts, telecommunications equipment, soda ash and forest products, consumer photographic film and paper, and insurance and other services. Mr.
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WKSH 8564 - American Trade PolicyFormation
The workshop will examine the workings of the U.S. trade policy formulation
process. The focus will be on the interaction of USTR with other Executive Branch agencies, with the Congress, and with interested private parties, public opinion and the media in the context of international trade relations and the rules of the World Trade Organization. A simulation will be conducted in which key trade policy decisions will be debated by workshop participants on behalf of the roles chosen or assigned.
Spring 2011 - MIIS
WKSH 8588 - China:EmrgngRole in WrldEconmy
China is making daily breakthroughs in areas of major international competition, including high speed rail, renewable energy and electricity-generating equipment (both wind and solar) and biotech, as well as in a host of other cutting-edge industries. How has China's unique organizational structure contributed to these remarkable achievements? The course will examine how the Chinese system developed, China's current approach to State Planning and industrial policy, the strengths and weaknesses of the existing Chinese system and where it may be headed in the future.
Fall 2010 - MIIS
International Trade, Legislative and Public Policy, Finance Law, Renewable and Clean Energy
J.D. Columbia University Law School
B.A. Harvard University
- China’s New Anti-Monopoly Law, A Perspective from the United States, Pacific Rim Law and Policy Review. U of Washington Law School, Co-author with T. Howell, R. Howe, D. Oh, January 2009.
- Remedy in WTO Dispute Settlement, in The WTO: Governance, Dispute Settlement & Developing Countries, Merit E. Janow, Victoria Donaldson, Alan Yanovich, Editors, Columbia University, January 2008.
- China’s Drive Toward Innovation, in Issues in Science and Technology, National Academy of Sciences and University of Texas at Austin, (Spring 2007)
- America's Ability to Achieve its Commercial Objectives and the Operation of the WTO, 91 LAW 8c Law and Policy in International Business 1013 (2000).
The Institute’s annual student-organized international trade conference on March 12 will feature leading current and former top U.S. trade officials in a daylong conference on the Monterey Institute campus.
Ambassador Alan Wolff will join the Graduate School of International Policy and Management in January as a Distinguished Research Professor and director of the Institute’s International Trade and Development Policy Initiative.
The Monterey Institute will be hosting the Annual International Trade Conference on March 11, 2011, entitled Accountability in Trade and International Security: Rising to the Challenge.
Organized by the MIIS International Trade Club, this one day conference will bring together stakeholders for a constructive dialogue around global trends shaping international trade policy, business innovation, and social ventures in emerging economies.
Sam Marrero (MAIPS ‘10) polishes his Arabic skills at the American Research Center in Cairo.
Joel Wiseman (IPS ‘09) pursues his love of international economics at the Department of Commerce.