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This Week in Entrepreneurship Policy Mar. 7

Posted by: Mark Marich on March 07, 2011 Source: Policy Dialogue on Entrepreneurship

HOUSE

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Driving American Innovation: Creating Jobs and Boosting Our Economy
House Committee on the Judiciary
Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition and the Internet
2141 Rayburn HOB
Wednesday, March 9
10:00 am

China’s Indigenous Innovation Trade & Investment Policies: How Great a Threat?
House Committee on Foreign Affairs
Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Trade
2172 Rayburn HOB
Wednesday, March 9
2:00 pm

    Witnesses:
  • Karen Laney
    Acting Director of Operations, U.S. International Trade Commission
  • Philip I. Levy
    Resident Scholar, The American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research
  • Peter Brookes
    Senior Fellow, National Security Affairs and Chung Ju-Yung Fellow for Policy Studies
    The Heritage Foundation
  • Thea M. Lee
    Chief of Staff, AFL-CIO

New Jobs in Recession and Recovery: Who Are Getting Them and Who Are Not
House Committee on the Judiciary
Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement
2141 Rayburn HOB
Thursday, March 10
10:00 am

The Pressures of Rising Costs on Employer Provided Health Care
House Committee on Education & the Workforce
Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor and Pensions
2175 Rayburn HOB
Thursday, March 10
10:00 am

Lifting the Crushing Burden of Debt
House Committee on the Budget
210 Cannon HOB
Thursday, March 10
10:00 am

    Witness:
  • Douglas Holtz-Eakin
    President, American Action Forum
    Former Director of the Congressional Budget Office

Assessing U.S. Foreign Policy Priorities and Needs Amidst Economic Challenges in the Middle East
House Committee on Foreign Affairs
Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia
2172 Rayburn HOB
Thrusday, March 10
2:00 pm

    Witnesses:
  • Jeffrey D. Feltman
    Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs, U.S. Department of State
  • George A. Laudato
    Administrator's Special Assistant for the Middle East, U.S. Agency for International Development

The Role of the Export-Import Bank in U.S. Competitiveness and Job Creation
House Committee on Financial Services
2128 Rayburn HOB
Thursday, March 10
2:00 pm

FY2012 R&D Budget Proposals for NOAA and EPA
House Committee on Science, Space and Technology
2318 Rayburn HOB
Thursday, March 10
10:00 am

    Witnesses:
  • Dr. Jane Lubchenco
    Administrator, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  • Dr. Paul Anastas
    Assistant Administrator, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

FY2012 Budget Proposals for NSF & NIST
House Committee on Science, Space and Technology
2318 Rayburn HOB
Friday, March 11
10:00 am

    Witnesses:
  • Dr. Subra Suresh
    Director, National Science Foundation
  • Dr. Ray Bowen
    Chairman, National Science Board
  • Dr. Patrick Gallagher
    Undersecretary of Commerce for Standards & Technology
    Director, National Institute of Standards & Technology

SENATE

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Does the Tax System Support Economic Efficiency, Job Creation and Broad-based Economic Growth?
Senate Committee on Finance
215 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Tuesday, March 8
10:00 am

    Witnesses:
  • Dr. Alan Auerbach
    Robert D. Burch Professor of Economics and Law, University of California Berkeley
  • Dr. R. Glenn Hubbard
    Dean and Russell L. Carson Professor of Finance and Economics, Columbia University Graduate School of Business
  • Dr. James K. Galbraith
    Lloyd M. Bentsen Jr. Chair in Government/Business Relations and Professor of Government, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Micheal Graetz
    Isidor and Seville Sulzbacher Professor of Law, Columbia Law School

Reauthorization of SCORE: Discussion and Recommendations for Volunteer-based Small Business Assistance
Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship
428A Russell Senate Office Building
Tuesday, March 8
10:00 a.m.

Markup of "The SBIR and STTR Reauthorization Act of 2011"
Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship
428A Russell Senate Office Building
Wednesday, March 9
10:00 a.m.

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