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Mexico's growing auto industry

Mexico's growing auto industry

Tony Payan, the Françoise and Edward Djerejian Fellow for Mexico Studies and director of the Baker Institute's Mexico Center, is quoted in an article on Mexico's automotive sector.  ...

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Tanker carrying Kurdish crude in legal limbo off Galveston

Tanker carrying Kurdish crude in legal limbo off Galveston

An oil tanker carrying a contested load of Kurdish crude is trapped in legal limbo off the Galveston coast. Jim Krane, Wallace S. Wilson Fellow for Energy Studies, ...

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Aug. 4, 2014, 11:30 a.m.

Shell Distinguished Lecture Series — Leading in a Climate of Change

Featured Speaker The Honorable Jeb BushFormer Governor of ...

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Sept. 24, 2014, 5:30 p.m.

Exploring the Implications of Religion Among Scientists in the U.K. and India

Researchers at Rice University are examining how scientists ...

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Oct. 9, 2014, 7 p.m.

How Gandhi Discovered Nonviolence

Featured Speaker Rajmohan GandhiResearch Professor, Center for South ...

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Founded in 1993, Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy has established itself as one of the premier nonpartisan public policy think tanks in the country. The institute ranks 11th among university-affiliated think tanks worldwide, 20th among U.S. think tanks and fifth among energy and resource think tanks, according to a 2013 study by the University of Pennsylvania's Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program.

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