ERIC Number: ED383260
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Investing in Human Capital. Leadership for the Challenges of the 21st Century. Edited Proceedings of the Institute of International Education Forum (75th, New York, New York, October 27, 1994).
Institute of International Education, New York, NY.
These proceedings highlight the Institute for International Education's forum on the implications of the emergence of a global economy and the worldwide communications revolutions for international education and training. Over 200 individuals from the corporate, foundation, government, academic, and diplomatic communities participated in the forum. The proceedings provide summaries of: (1) opening remarks by Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan; (2) a session on global economics, featuring presentations by Peter C. Goldmark, Jr., Julia Chang Bloch, H. Onno Ruding, Rajat Gupta, Henry Kaufman, and Paul Kennedy; (3) a session on communications and culture, featuring presentations by Max Frankel, John Mayo, Lyndall Shope-Mafole, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Alfred Stepan, and Lou Dobbs; (4) the keynote address by President Mary Robinson of Ireland; and (5) the closing remarks by Richard M. Krasno. (MDM)
Descriptors: Cultural Influences, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Economic Development, Economic Impact, Educational Attitudes, Educational Trends, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Higher Education, International Education, Mass Media Role, Telecommunications, World Problems
Institute of International Education, 809 United Nations Plaza, New York, NY 10017-3580 ($11).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institute of International Education, New York, NY.
Identifiers - Location: United States