Government

The U.S. Constitution Today

A 1987 Assembly convened to discuss the challenges facing the U.S. constitutional framework as the responsibilities of government and the nature of the polity change.

 

 

Uniting America: Collaborating to Make Democracy Work

2001. The American Assembly

This 2001 report from the Uniting America series, "Collaborating to Make Democracy Work," emphasized the role of collaboration between the public, private, and nonprofit sectors in addressing problems of accountability and good governance. Participants called for a reinvigoration, in particular, of the role of business leaders as partners in addressing challenges at the community level

The Next Generation Project Meridian Assemblies Combined White Papers

2010

Three one-day workshops held in 2009-2010 on “Obama – One Year Later," "U.S. Global Policy: Challenges to Building a 21st Century Grand Strategy,” and “Technology, Finance, Innovation, and U.S. Global Policy." Co-sponsored with the Center for a New American Security and held at the Merdian Center in Washington DC.

The Next Generation Project: U.S. Global Policy & The Future of International Institutions - National Assembly

2008. The American Assembly

The culminating report of The Next Generation Project series.

The Next Generation Project: U.S. Global Policy & The Future of International Institutions - Southwest Assembly

2006. The American Assembly

The first report in the Next Generation Project series.

Uniting America--Collaborating to Make Democracy Work

In 2001 "Collaborating to Make Democracy Work," part of the "Uniting America" series, cited collaboration between the public, private, and nonprofit sectors as advantageous if tangible policy goals are set with proper research to back them up.  Participants looked to business leaders to take the lead in engaging community issues and asked for government to create incentives in support of intersectoral collaboration.Participants varied from executives from Coca-Cola, MTV, the J.

The Next Generation Project: Obama, One Year Later

A December 2009 workshop that brought together forty Next Generation Fellows and a number of foreign policy experts and State Department officials to discuss the foreign policy efforts and accomplishments of the first year of the Obama adminstration.

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