The Opportunity of Peace for Business and Markets
|Event Start Date||Thursday, February 9, 2012|
Institute for Peace & Justice, Room C/D
|Event Start Time||12:30 pm - 2:00 pm|
Peace is statistically related to better business environments, higher per capita income, higher educational attainment, and stronger societal resilience. Steve Killelea, founder of the Institute for Economics and Peace and the creative force behind the Global Peace Index, will discuss the intersection of peace, business, and economic growth, highlighting the opportunity that peace metrics provide for policy-makers and corporate leaders to develop and sustain peacebuilding initiatives.
Co-sponsored by Ahlers Center for International Business, Center for Peace & Commerce and
This event is free and open to the public, and lunch will be provided. Please RSVP online by February 6 at ahlers.kintera.org/Killelea.
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