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Sexual harassment in the Middle East, North Africa

Sexual harassment in the Middle East, North Africa

Marwa Shalaby, postdoctoral fellow and director of the Women and Human Rights in the Middle East Program, comments on the prevalence of sexual harrasment in urban areas in ...

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Abbott, Patrick command big leads in poll

Abbott, Patrick command big leads in poll

Bob Stein, fellow in urban politics, comments on Greg Abbott's double-digit lead over Wendy Davis in the race for governor. Read the full article in the October 20, ...

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Oct. 30, 2014, 8:30 a.m.

The Shale Revolution: What Do We Know Now and Where Are We Going?

The Center for Energy Studies will host a conference to discuss the shale ...

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Nov. 2, 2014, 4:30 p.m.

The Miracle of Leipzig

A special retrospective of the 25th anniversary of the end of the Cold ...

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Nov. 10, 2014, 11:30 a.m.

Unbundling Mexico's Telecommunications Sector: Reform, Investment and Digital Democracy

A panel discussion featuring experts from academia and business will focus on the ...

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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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