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Rick Perry Digs in for a Fight

Rick Perry Digs in for a Fight

Gov. Rick Perry pleads not guilty in an abuse-of-power case. Mark Jones, fellow in political science, comments on Perry's indictment and how it may affect his presidential ambitions. ...

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Is industrial Mexico friend or foe to U.S. auto sector?

Is industrial Mexico friend or foe to U.S. auto sector?

Tony Payan, director of the Baker Institute Mexico Center, is quoted about how Mexico's industrial growth will affect the U.S. auto industry. Read the full article in the ...

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Aug. 28, 2014, 6:30 p.m.

Pakistan’s Vision for Peace and Prosperity in South Asia

His Excellency Jalil Abbas Jilani, Pakistan's ambassador to the United States, will share ...

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Sept. 4, 2014, 6 p.m.

Emerging Leaders Public Policy Trivia Night

Test your knowledge of public policy and current events at the first-ever Emerging ...

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Sept. 16, 2014, 5:30 p.m.

The Middle East in Turmoil: Challenges to U.S. Policy

At the inaugural Founding Director’s Lecture Series presentation, Ambassador Edward P. Djerejian will ...

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About The Baker Institute »

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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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