U.S. foreign policy
Expounding on themes from his recent book, America in the World: A History of US Diplomacy and Foreign Policy, Robert will be discussing the strategic and immediate challenges of U.S. foreign policy during this era of transformation.
Robert has served as Deputy Secretary, Under Secretary, and Counsellor of the State Department; Ambassador and U.S. Trade Representative; Counselor to the Secretary of the Treasury; Deputy Chief of Staff at the White House; and President of the World Bank. His experience spans six U.S. Presidencies-during the Cold War, in its closing chapter, and into the first decades of the 21st Century. Zoellick is now a Senior Fellow at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government, where he contributes to the “Applied History” project.