ILO Office for the United States

On the Radar - Events in Washington, DC

  1. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: Tax Administration Challenges

    Date: April 9, 2018
    Time: 9:30am - 12:00pm
    Location: Brookings Institute, 1775 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20036

    The Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center will bring together tax administration experts, economists, and practitioners to discuss these questions and more. This event will be live webcast.

  2. The Work Ahead: Machines, Skills, and U.S. Leadership in the Twenty-First Century

    Date: April 10, 2018
    Time: 8:30am

    The Work Ahead: Machines, Skills, and U.S. Leadership in the Twenty-First Century, the report of a CFR-sponsored Independent Task Force, assesses the future of work and workers and the implications for the U.S. economy and national security. 

  3. Work Requirements Don’t Work 

    Date: April 10, 2018
    Time: 9:30am
    Location: The U.S. Capitol Visitor Center, First St NE, Washington, DC

    Please join Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA), Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester (D-DE), the Center for American Progress, and partners for a discussion about the harmful consequences of so-called work requirements, public opinion regarding current proposals, and the policies that would actually help struggling workers get ahead.

  4. Webinar

    Tariffs and the Economy

    Date: April 10, 2018
    Time: 2:00 - 3:00pm

    REMI cordially invites you to a webinar when REMI CEO and Chief Economist Frederick Treyz, Ph.D. will review the economic debate over tariffs and discuss how dynamic economic modeling can be used to assess pros and cons of trade policies.

  5. The UN’s New Sustaining Peace Agenda

    Date: April 11, 2018
    Time: 9:30 - 11:00am
    Location: The Stimson Center, 1211 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 8th Floor, Washington DC, 20036

    This panel discussion will explore whether and how best the UN’s new “Sustaining Peace” Agenda can help to reduce violence substantially in fragile and conflict-affected countries, while building more just, inclusive, and resilient societies. The session will include highlights and recommendations from the recent Doha Regional Dialogue on Sustaining Peace and D.C. Experts Dialogue on the Emerging UN Sustaining Peace Effort, as well as the findings and proposals advanced by the new World Bank-UN Pathways for Peace report.