Mark Jones, fellow in political science, comments on the U.S. economic embargo on Cuba. Read the full article in the July 23, 2015, edition of Sputnik News.
Aug. 13, 2015, 9 a.m.
Making Together Work: Policy Solutions for Integrating Care
This event will launch a major collaborative initiative to develop and implement consensus recommendations to improve financing and provider preparation for integrated health care in Texas.
Aug. 25, 2015, 6 p.m.
Baker Institute Young Professionals Trivia Night
Want to challenge other young professionals with your knowledge of public policy and current events? Join us for the second annual Roundtable Young Professionals trivia night, brought to you by the Baker Institute and Geeks Who Drink!
Sept. 9, 2015, 5 p.m.
The Vietnam War: 50 Years On
Join the Baker Institute Roundtable Young Professionals and Rice University's Veterans in Business Association for a panel commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War with four critically acclaimed writers who served in the war.
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 9th among university-affiliated think tanks worldwide, 18th among U.S. think tanks and fourth among energy and resource think tanks, according to a 2014 study by the University of Pennsylvania's Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program.