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Thursday March 30, 2017​​
"To Trade or Not to Trade: Globalization vs. Nationalism"
Dr. Jeffrey Garten

President-elect Trump has called into question long established global free-trade policies, focusing on domestic industries and production. What could be the repercussions for the US economy, employment, and export sectors in this new economic world order?  Will other countries retaliate against this beggar-thy-neighbor" policy? 

Join the World Affairs Council and the ODU Economics Club  at the Slover Library as financier, academic, and author Dr. Jeffrey Garten is interviewed by Dr. Jeff Tanner, Dean of the Strome College of Business at Old Dominion University.

Travel to Portugal with us in June 2017!
Join the World Affairs Council of Greater Hampton Roads and  and Tinto wine & cheese for an insider's  wine tasting tour of Portugal.
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Hampton Roads Worldquest 2016 winners

Congratulations to the Norfolk Academy Students team, winners of the Hampton Roads Worldquest 2016 in the High School category!. They will be traveling to Washington to defend our region @ the National Worldquest. Best of luck!!
Pictured here with trip's sponsors Ronald & Debbie Ritter.
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