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Amb. James K. Glassman

Executive Director of The George W. Bush Institute and Expert on Issues Involving Economics, Technology and Financial Markets

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About Amb. James K. Glassman

Ambassador Glassman's career spans politics, technology, media, economics, diplomacy, business, and academia. Drawing on his knowledge of all these areas, he generally speaks on "What's Ahead for the Economy and Politics."

Because of his background as moderator of three TV programs, he is a gifted on-stage interviewer. His interview subjects have ranged the Dalai Lama to Silicon Valley's Peter Thiel to the CEO of Credit Suisse.

Ambassador Glassman served as Under Secretary of State for Public ...

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Safety Net: The Strategy for De-Risking Your Investments in a Time of Turbulence

How can you construct a financial investment strategy to protect yourself during these turbulent times…yet still get the growth you need to ensure a solid financial future and comfortable retirement? By ...

The Secret Code of the Superior Investor

We live in a world of increasing uncertainty, but by practicing the principles of The Secret Code of the Superior Investor day-in and day-out for years on end, your future will indeed be superior

Persuasion: How to Get People to Do What You Want

Drawing on his time as the top communications official at the State Department, his years as a newspaper and magazine editor and writer, and his experience as host of three public affairs shows on ...

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The Secret Code of the Superior Investor: How to Be a Long-Term Winner in a Short-Term World by Amb. James K. Glassman
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Town Hall Outrage: Populist Fury or Political Theater?

On his blog, James K. Glassman has offered his take on the recent town hall fiasco. Is the dustup sincere outrage or simply political theater? "Town halls have become town hells," says Mark McKinnon, a former adviser to President Bush who supported Barack Obama in the November ...

WSJ: The Cyber Way to Knowledge

James K. Glassman, former under secretary of state for public diplomacy and public affairs, recently wrote in the Wall Street Journal about the next revolution in education. Here's an excerpt: Every three years, the Program for International Student Assessment ranks the education levels of 15-year-olds around the world. The most ...

NYT Op-Ed: GM Plan Will Ruin Bond Market

Mere days before GM filed for bankruptcy, James K. Glassman, former under secretary of state for public diplomacy and public affairs in the George W. Bush administration, wrote an op-ed in The New York Times warning that President Obama's plan for the nation's largest auto company will destroy ...