Items Tagged with 'World Affairs Council of Western Michigan'


Street Talk: Affairs of the heart

Going to market.

November 6, 2015
For someone whose job depends on interacting with high-ranking world leaders and hobnobbing with some of the country’s leading intellectuals, it’s not often Dixie Anderson, executive director of the World Affairs Council of Western Michigan, finds herself at a loss for words. Read More

Chinese foreign direct investment is on the rise

Experts expect Chinese FDI to reach $100 billion to $200 billion in next five years.

October 9, 2015
Nineteen years ago, when Sheldon Day became mayor of Thomasville, Alabama, the biggest issue he faced was the city’s exports: its children. Read More

Lunch lectures focus on international issues

March 7, 2014
Need an educational lunch to break up your day? Read More

Street Talk: Economic lessons from across the pond

Answer to prayer.

September 20, 2013
Dixie Anderson of the World Affairs Council of Western Michigan put the Business Journal in touch with Michael C. Maibach, who was in town this month as a guest of the council. Read More