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Event Recap: "Leadership and Public Service Forum"

Silverado Policy Accelerator | 06/30/2022

Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines and Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco spoke about their careers in public service with CBS News' Olivia Gazis.

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Meet Silverado Policy Accelerator's Interns: Zoe Stilphen

Silverado Policy Accelerator

08/10/2022

Silverado's Policy Intern Zoe Stilphen discusses the work she's been doing this summer and shares her reflections on pursuing a career in public policy.

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Internship Opening: Research and Policy Intern

Silverado Policy Accelerator

08/10/2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator is accepting applications for its Research and Policy Internship for the Fall of 2022.

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Internship Opening: Research and Communications Internship

Silverado Policy Accelerator

08/10/2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator is accepting applications for its Research and Communications Internship for the Fall of 2022.

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Clerkship Opening: Law Clerk

Silverado Policy Accelerator

08/10/2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator is accepting applications for a Law Clerk for the Fall of 2022.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - August 5, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

08/05/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Meet Silverado Policy Accelerator's Interns: Jimmy Galvin

Silverado Policy Accelerator

08/04/2022

Hear from Silverado's interns about what they've been working on this summer and what they've learned about pursuing a career in public policy.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - July 29, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

07/29/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - July 22, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

07/22/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - July 15, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

07/15/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - July 8, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

07/08/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - July 1, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

07/01/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Circular Economy is More Than Recycling

Adina Renee Adler

06/30/2022

A closer look at the various ways that Circular Economy can contribute to better environmental outcomes.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - June 24, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

06/24/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - June 17, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

06/17/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Plan Your Summer Intern Watch Party for "Silverado Leadership and Service Forum"

Silverado Policy Accelerator

06/17/2022

Gather a group of interns from your office or organization and tune in live to Silverado's event on June 29.

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Circular Economy and Critical Minerals in Electrical and Electronic Products

Silverado Policy Accelerator

06/14/2022

The recycling of electrical and electronic products can lower demand for newly mined materials and diversify the supply of minerals.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - June 10, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

06/10/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Lawfare: China's Growing Influence over Latin America's Mineral Resources

Adina Renee Adler and Haley Ryan

06/08/2022

Silverado's Adina Renee Adler and Haley Ryan explain how China is growing its influence over critical minerals in Latin America.

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What to Watch For at the Basel Convention COP, with Dr. Katharina Kummer Peiry

Silverado Policy Accelerator

06/07/2022

The former executive secretary of the Basel Convention reflects on the opportunities and challenges facing the convention.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - June 3, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

06/03/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - May 27, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

05/27/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - May 20, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

05/20/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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The Hill: Recycling critical minerals is an underappreciated national security tool

Adina Renee Adler

05/19/2022

Silverado's Adina Renee Adler explains how the principles of Circular Economy can help resolve the critical mineral crisis.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - May 13, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

05/13/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Andrew David joins Silverado Policy Accelerator

Silverado Policy Accelerator

05/11/2022

Mr. David will spearhead Silverado's research and policy analysis efforts.

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Event Recap: War in Ukraine

Silverado Policy Accelerator

05/08/2022

Dmitri Alperovitch sits down with Mike Kofman and Chris Carlson to discuss current updates on the War in Ukraine

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Friday Policy Wine Down - May 6, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

05/06/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Event Recap: Ukrainian Military

Silverado Policy Accelerator

05/01/2022

Dmitri Alperovitch sits down with Mike Kofman and Nolan Peterson to discuss current updates on the War in Ukraine

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Friday Policy Wine Down - April 29, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

04/29/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - April 22, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

04/22/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Lauren Stowe joins Silverado Policy Accelerator

Silverado Policy Accelerator

04/19/2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator welcomes its new general counsel and senior climate policy advisor.

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Ambassador Katherine Tai speaks at launch of Silverado and ASPI event

Silverado Policy Accelerator

04/19/2022

The new program supports the profession development of ASEAN’s next generation of female trade negotiators and experts.

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Dmitri Alperovitch joins "60 Minutes" to discuss possible Russian cyberattacks

Silverado Policy Accelerator

04/18/2022

Dmitri discussed how Russia could use cyber operations to pressure the U.S. to roll back its sanctions and how the U.S. could respond to a potential attack.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - April 15, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

04/15/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Silverado Policy Accelerator Comments on the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework

Silverado Policy Accelerator

04/12/2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator has responded to requests for comments on the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - April 8, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

04/08/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Global Carbon Pricing

Meagan Reid

04/06/2022

The global climate challenge will require multiple different policy tools to solve - including trade.

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What's in a Word?

Adina Renee Adler

04/04/2022

To move the global economy toward a Circular Economy model, we need to rethink the term "waste."

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Event Recap: War in Ukraine

Silverado Policy Accelerator

04/03/2022

Dmitri Alperovitch sits down with Russia expert Michael Kofman, and China expert Ivan Kanapathy, to discuss current events and possible parallels with Taiwan.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - April 1, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

04/01/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Silverado Comments on Supporting a Strong Domestic Semiconductor Industry

Silverado Policy Accelerator

03/28/2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator responds to Department of Commerce request for information on supporting a strong domestic semiconductor industry.

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Event Recap: War in Ukraine

Silverado Policy Accelerator

03/27/2022

Silverado Chairman, Dmitri Alperovitch, discusses current updates on the War in Ukraine with experts Michael Kofman and Chris Krebs.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - March 25, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

03/25/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Measuring Carbon Across Borders

Meagan Reid

03/25/2022

The Patchwork of National ETS and Carbon Pricing Systems Falls Short When it Comes to International Trade - A New Paradigm is Needed

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Event Recap: War in Ukraine

Silverado Policy Accelerator

03/22/2022

Silverado Chairman, Dmitri Alperovitch, discusses current updates on the War in Ukraine with experts Michael Kofman and Andrew Monaghan.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - March 18, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

03/18/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Foreign Affairs: The Dangers of Putin’s Paranoia

Dmitri Alperovitch

03/18/2022

Silverado's Dmitri Alperovitch explains why Putin's isolation encourages escalation.

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Silverado's Dmitri Alperovitch Appointed to Homeland Security Advisory Council

Silverado Policy Accelerator

03/17/2022

The Council will provide strategic advice and recommendations to the Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas, a member of the President’s Cabinet.

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Event Recap: War for Ukraine

Silverado Policy Accelerator

03/13/2022

Silverado Chairman, Dmitri Alperovitch, discusses current updates on the War in Ukraine with experts Michael Kofman and Rob Lee.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - March 11, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

03/11/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Circular Economy: How is it Defined and How Should it be Defined?

Adina Renee Adler

03/09/2022

Defining Circular Economy so we know how to achieve it.

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Event Transcript: War in Ukraine, Current State and What's Next for the RU Mil

Silverado Policy Accelerator

03/08/2022

Silverado Co-Founder, Dmitri Alperovitch, sits down with Rob Lee and Michael Kofman to discuss the situation in Ukraine.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - March 4, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

03/04/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - February 25, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

02/25/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Event Recap: “2022 Export Enforcement Priorities"

Silverado Policy Accelerator

02/24/2022

Silverado's Executive Director Sarah Stewart sits down with the newly-confirmed Assistant Secretary for Export Enforcement Matthew S. Axelrod.

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Celebrating Silverado Policy Accelerator's First Year

Silverado Policy Accelerator

02/23/2022

A look back at Silverado's accomplishments and achievements on the first anniversary of its launch.

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Counting Carbon

Meagan Reid

02/22/2022

Managing carbon emissions is a fundamental threshold issue for fighting climate change. But as experts say, "If you can't measure it, you can't manage it."

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Friday Policy Wine Down - February 18, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

02/18/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Silverado Partners with NBC News for Russia-Ukraine Tabletop Exercise

Silverado Policy Accelerator

02/17/2022

Dmitri Alperovitch joined NBC's Andrea Mitchell and top national security experts to explore how the U.S. could respond to a Russian invasion of Ukraine.

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Adina Renee Adler Join Silverado Policy Accelerator as New Deputy Executive Director

Silverado Policy Accelerator

02/14/2022

Welcome, Adina!

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Friday Policy Wine Down - February 11, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

02/11/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Friday Policy Wine Down - February 4, 2022

Silverado Policy Accelerator

02/04/2022

A snapshot of key action in cyber, trade, and environmental policy for the past week.

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Silverado's Dmitri Alperovitch appointed to DHS's new Cyber Safety Review Board

Silverado Policy Accelerator

02/03/2022

DHS's new board will review significant cyber events and write comprehensive assessments and recommendations that can be implemented by government and industry.

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International Considerations for a Net-Zero Trade Policy

Maureen Hinman

01/14/2022

What would a positive agenda for an international, net-zero trade policy look like?

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Event Recap: 2022 Cybersecurity Policy Priorities

Silverado Policy Accelerator

01/13/2022

Summary of Silverado's event, "2022 Cybersecurity Priorities: Perspectives from the Legislative and Executive Branches"

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Transcript: 2022 Cybersecurity Policy Priorities

Silverado Policy Accelerator

01/13/2022

A transcript of Silverado Policy Accelerator's Event, "2022 Cybersecurity Policy Priorities: Perspectives from the Legislative and Executive Branches"

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Silverado's 2022 Cybersecurity Policy Priorities

Silverado Policy Accelerator

01/12/2022

Silverado's 2022 Cybersecurity Policy Priorities for the Legislative and Executive Branches

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The Long and Winding Road to a Global Carbon Price

Meagan Reid

12/16/2021

When it comes to global carbon pricing, it's hard to price something that “promises [the] non-delivery of an invisible resource to no one.”

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Foreign Affairs: The Case for Cyber-Realism

Dmitri Alperovitch

12/14/2021

In a new piece for Foreign Affairs, Dmitri Alperovitch's makes the case for cyber realism.

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Event Recap: "Ante Up: Going All In on the Global Chips Race"

Silverado Policy Accelerator

12/07/2021

A conversation between Rep. Ro Khanna, Rep. Mike Gallagher, the Solarium Commission's Mark Montgomery, and Silverado's Dmitri Alperovitch and Sarah Stewart.

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CBAmerica: U.S. Objectives and Non-Objectives for a CBAM

Silverado Policy Accelerator

11/19/2021

What should the U.S. aim to achieve—and avoid—with carbon border adjustment?

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Lawfare: REvil Is Down—For Now

Dmitri Alperovitch and Ian Ward

11/16/2021

In a new piece for Lawfare, Silverado's Dmitri Alperovitch and Ian Ward dissect the cyber operations that led the ransomware gang REvil to go offline.

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How Trade Policy Can Help Save the Climate

Silverado Policy Accelerator

11/10/2021

Trade policy is a powerful tool that nations can use to complement UNFCCC efforts to reduce global carbon emissions—but it must be deployed strategically.

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Tools of the Carbon Trade: Designing a Realistic Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism

Silverado Policy Accelerator

11/03/2021

Seven questions that need to be answered before the U.S. can successfully implement a carbon border adjustment mechanism.

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News Analysis: Climate Change is a National Security Problem

Silverado Policy Accelerator

10/27/2021

A new series of reports from the Biden administration highlight the national security threats posed by climate change.

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Silverado Comments on U.S. Clean Technologies Export Competitiveness Strategy

Silverado Policy Accelerator

10/19/2021

Silverado Policy Accelerator responds to Department of Commerce request for comments on U.S. Clean Technologies Export Competitiveness Strategy.

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The New York Times: "America Is Being Held for Ransom. It Needs to Fight Back."

Dmitri Alperovitch

09/20/2021

In a new op-ed for the New York Times, Silverado's Co-Founder Dmitri Alperovitch argues that the U.S. should go on the offensive to stop ransomware.

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Celebrating Silverado Policy Accelerator’s 2021 Interns

Silverado Policy Accelerator

07/29/2021

Meet the three interns who have become an essential part of Silverado’s team over the past year.

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Event Recap: “Competing with China: Opportunities for U.S.−Australia Cooperation.”

Ian Ward

07/14/2021

Hon. Malcolm Turnbull, Rep. John Katko, and Rep. Ami Bera discuss how the U.S. and Australia can work together to counter China’s growing influence.

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A Fresh Take on Defining Environmental Goods

Maureen Hinman

07/07/2021

Trade policy can advance environmental objectives through the reduction or elimination of tariff barriers for environmental goods.

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WaPo: "Ransomware attacks won’t stop unless Biden keeps the pressure on Putin"

Dmitri Alperovitch and Matthew Rojansky

07/06/2021

In a new op-ed for the Washington Post, Silverado's Dmitri Alperovitch argues that President Biden needs to get tough on Russian ransomware.

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Event recap: “Cyber Strategy in the Biden Era: A Conversation with Anne Neuberger”

Ian Ward

06/29/2021

Deputy National Security Advisor discusses Microsoft Exchange hack attribution, Biden’s executive order on cyber, and ransomware response.

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WaPo: Putin has bedeviled American presidents. Biden can learn from their mistakes.

Dmitri Alperovitch and Matthew Rojansky

06/14/2021

In a new op-ed for the Washington Post, Silverado's Dmitri Alperovitch proposes a strategy for President Biden's upcoming meeting with Vladimir Putin.

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Two Big Steps Forward for U.S. Competitiveness

Silverado Policy Accelerator

06/12/2021

The U.S. Innovation and Competition Act and the White House’s supply chain report signal a new focus on promoting U.S. competitiveness.

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WITA’s “Trading For Good” Panel

Silverado Policy Accelerator

04/22/2021

What are the benefits of an environmental goods agreement, and how can we get there?

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Fostering Bipartisan Debate, Part II

Silverado Policy Accelerator

03/25/2021

Silverado’s pre-launch events facilitated bipartisan and multidisciplinary debate about critical geopolitical questions.

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Fostering Bipartisan and Interdisciplinary Debate, One Roundtable Discussion at Time

Silverado Policy Accelerator

03/18/2021

Silverado’s accelerator model is designed to reveal areas of consensus on pressing global challenges. Here’s what we’ve found so far.

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Lawfare: How Should the U.S. Respond to the SolarWinds and Microsoft Hacks?

Dmitri Alperovitch and Ian Ward

03/12/2021

The major U.S. companies have been hacked in the past two months. How should the government respond?

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Green Goods Market Access is Key To Biden’s Build Back Better Agenda

Maureen Hinman

03/11/2021

Liberalizing green goods trade is a straightforward trade policy tool to fight climate change and environmental degradation.

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Three Key Areas for Policy Action

Silverado Policy Accelerator

03/10/2021

Silverado’s three areas of focus converge on policy challenges that are ripe for new action and approaches.

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What is a Policy Accelerator?

Silverado Policy Accelerator

03/01/2021

How can non-profit organizations not only generate new policy ideas but also facilitate the implementation of real policy solutions?

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Silverado’s First Steps

Silverado Policy Accelerator

02/23/2021

Silverado is a new bipartisan, non-profit policy organization dedicated to advancing American prosperity and global competitiveness in the 21st century.

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