New York and Washington Briefing Tour (Canadian Institute of International Affairs Organized a Special Series of Briefings on the American Economy and Political Scene for Canadian Business)

By Adler, Mark | Behind the Headlines, Spring 1997 | Go to article overview

New York and Washington Briefing Tour (Canadian Institute of International Affairs Organized a Special Series of Briefings on the American Economy and Political Scene for Canadian Business)


Adler, Mark, Behind the Headlines


To help strengthen the hand of Canadian business, the CIIA recently organized a special series of briefings on the American economy and political scene at the outset of the new Clinton administration. The first set of briefings was held in New York City and the second in Washington, D.C.

This series was organized with the busy corporate executive in mind. It was tailored to cut through the spin and get behind the headlines and followed hot-on-the heels of last year's Toronto-based series on the American election campaign. That series featured speakers such as Charles Cook, Editor, Cook Political Report; David Halton, Washington Bureau Chief, CBC News; R.W. (Johnny) Apple, Washington Bureau Chief, the New York Times; and Mario Cuomo, former Governor of New York.

The first session took place in New York City under the leadership of John Crow, former Governor of the Bank of Canada, and emphasized the current and future condition of the U.S. economy. Our delegation met with many leading analysts and decision-makers in the world's financial capital including William McDonough, President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York. The general consensus on the prognosis of the Canadian economy was positive. The view from Wall Street was that Canada is following the right course of deficit reduction and received full marks from all financial quarters.

To get a full picture on where the economic and political winds are blowing in the post-election period, a CIIA delegation assembled in Washington, D. …

The rest of this article is only available to active members of Questia

Already a member? Log in now.

Notes for this article

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items
Notes
Cite this article

Cited article

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Note: primary sources have slightly different requirements for citation. Please see these guidelines for more information.

Cited article

New York and Washington Briefing Tour (Canadian Institute of International Affairs Organized a Special Series of Briefings on the American Economy and Political Scene for Canadian Business)
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this article

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Help
Full screen
Items saved from this article
  • Highlights & Notes
  • Citations
Some of your highlights are legacy items.

Highlights saved before July 30, 2012 will not be displayed on their respective source pages.

You can easily re-create the highlights by opening the book page or article, selecting the text, and clicking “Highlight.”

matching results for page

    Questia reader help

    How to highlight and cite specific passages

    1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
    2. Click or tap the last word you want to select, and you’ll see everything in between get selected.
    3. You’ll then get a menu of options like creating a highlight or a citation from that passage of text.

    OK, got it!

    Cited passage

    Style
    Citations are available only to our active members.
    Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

    1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

    Cited passage

    Thanks for trying Questia!

    Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

    Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

    Buy instant access to save your work.

    Already a member? Log in now.

    Search by... Author
    Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

    Oops!

    An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.