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9:00 am

The Geopolitics of Middle East Oil: Historical Perspectives on the Current Crisis

November 4 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Rayburn 2043, Rayburn 2043
Washington, DC 20003 United States

The recent attacks on oil tankers in the Persian gulf and Saudi oil refineries serve as a stark reminder of the global economy's dependence on petroleum from this politically unstable region. This briefing, which brings together several leading historians of the subject, will explain how the Middle East oil industry assumed such importance in international … Continue reading The Geopolitics of Middle East Oil: Historical Perspectives on the Current Crisis

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4:00 pm

Saving America’s Cities: Ed Logue and the Struggle to Renew Urban America in the Suburban Age

November 4 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

November 4 Lizabeth Cohen on Saving America’s Cities: Ed Logue and the Struggle to Renew Urban America in the Suburban Age Washington History Seminar All seminars take place at 4:00 p.m. Woodrow Wilson Center, 6th Floor Boardroom Ronald Reagan Building, Federal Triangle Metro Stop

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