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  • Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
    Location: Room 200, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Over the past ten years, off-grid electrification companies have sprung up in Asia and Africa, seeking to capitalize on an untapped market by radically altering the way electricity is delivered to customers. Mera Gao Power is unique in its focus on ultra-poor communities, reaching deeper into...

  • Friday, November 9, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
    Location: Room 206, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Electric power: done wrong, it drags the economy and environment down; done right, it could help to create a more efficient, brighter, and cleaner future. Better policy, planning, and operations models--both simple analytical, and complex computational ones--are essential if we're going to do it...

  • Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:45pm
    Location: Room 736, 1717 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Please join us for the Research Seminar in Politics and Political Economy with Jeremy Weinstein, Stanford University

    *Lunch will be provided*

  • Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm
    Location: Room 806, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    The European and Eurasian Studies (EES) Program invites students, faculty, staff and members of the SAIS Washington community to gather for informal discussions on the latest news from the region. Seminars are led by Professor Charles Gati. 

    Pizza is served. RSVP required.

  • Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
    Location: Room 806, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Flood insurance has been provided by the federal government for the last fifty years.  That program, however, has long been torn between competing objectives and different visions. Recently, a very small private flood insurance has been emerging, but it remains only about 4% of the market.  In...