US and EU Farm Policy: Overview and Next Steps
9 – 11 a.m.
Johns Hopkins University, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies
Bernstein-Offit Building, Room 500
1717 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20036
Against a background of higher prices and tight government budgets, Congress is focusing on a new Farm Bill and the European Commission has just proposed a new legislative framework for
the EU’s Common Agricultural Policy.
Please join IPC and SAIS for a historical overview of US and EU farm policy and new policy directions and instruments being considered on both sides of the Atlantic,
featuring presentations by:
USDA Chief Economist
Director, Economic Analysis, Perspectives and Evaluations,
DG for Agriculture and Rural Development
Moderator: Charlotte Hebebrand, IPC Chief Executive