Presentations

Owens Conference | Trade vs. Technology: What's to Blame for Expanding Inequality in the U.S.?

March 1-2, 2018 

The State of Latino Education (Closing remarks presentation slides)

  • Raymund Paredes, Commissioner of Higher Education, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

The Migration Challenge in the U.S. and Europe Compared (Presentation slides)

  • Pia Orrenius, senior economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
  • James Hollifield, academic director, Tower Center 
  • Lee Cullum, senior fellow, Tower Center
  • February 28, 2017

Tower Center Monthly Seminar | The Other Immigrants: Mexican Brain Drain to the USA (Presentation slides) 

  • Jesus Velasco, Associate Professor & Joe and Teresa Long Endowed Chair in Social Sciences, Tarleton State University
  • January 21, 2015

The Euro Crisis and the Challenges for France (Presentation slides) 

  • James F. Hollifield, Director & Professor, Department of Political Science, SMU
  • September 25, 2014

American Public Opposition to Foreign Aid (Presentation slides) 

  • Harold Clarke, Tower Center Associate and Professor of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas
  • Tower Center Monthly Seminar | September 24, 2014

Time to React: The Efficiency of International Organizations in Crisis Response (Presentation slides) 

  • Heidi Hardt, Tower Center Associate and Professor of Political Science, University of Texas at Arlington
  • Tower Center Monthly Seminar | May 14, 2014

Viral Warfare: The Security Implications of Cyber and Biological Weapons (Presentation slides)

  • Gregory Koblentz, George Mason University
  • Tower Center Discussion | March 20, 2014

Understanding Return Migration to Mexico: Towards a Comprehensive Policy for the Reintegration of Returning Migrants

  • Miryam Hazan, Tower Center Fellow and Washington Director of MATT Foundation

Understanding Return Migration to Mexico: Towards a Comprehensive Policy for the Reintegration of Returning Migrants (Presentation slides)

  • Miryam Hazan, Tower Center Fellow and Washington Director of MATT Foundation

The TPP as a Crucial Piece of Abenomics (Presentation slides)

  • Fukunari Kimura, Professor of Economics, Keio University
  • Japan Update: Abenomics, the Trans-Pacific Partnership, and Economic Opportunities for Texas | February 11, 2014

The Abraham Lincoln You Don't Know 

  • Talmage Boston, Tower Center Board Member
  • Board of Directors Meeting | February 12, 2014
Latino Population Growth, Political Clout, & Texas: Will Latinos turn Red Texas Blue?
  • Harold Stanley, Associate Provost & Geurin-Pettus Distinguished Chair in American Politics and Political Economy, SMU
  • Tower Center Forum Event | Demographic Changes and their Political Impact, January 30, 2014

Immigration and Race: The Political Impact of Demographic Change (Handout)

  • Jeffrey Passel, Senior Demographer, Pew Research Center’s Hispanic Trends Project
  • Tower Center Forum Event | Demographic Changes and their Political Impact, January 30, 2014 

 Mexico’s Energy Reform

  • Hon. Javier Treviño Cantú, Mexican Congressman for the State of Nuevo León, Mexican Federal Congress
  • Annette Strauss Internationalizing Dallas Event | Mexican Energy Reform: Insights & Perspectives, January 24, 2014

Chinese Politics and Changing Japan-China Relations

  • Ryosei Kokubun, President of National Defense Academy of Japan
  • Sun & Star Symposium | Asia’s Contested Waters: The East China and South China Sea, September 19, 2014 

Deficits, Debt, and the New Politics of Tax Policy

  • Dennis Ippolito, Eugene McElvaney Professor of Political Science, SMU
  • Tower Center Forum Event | Dennis Ippolito_The Tax Wars, March 6, 2013