In what is heralded as the definitive history of Jimmy Carter’s presidency by a key policy advisor, Eizenstat’s book provides an insider perspective on the successes and failures of the Carter Administration. In this conversation, we will explore Carter’s role in the negotiations between Israel and Egypt, the Iranian hostage crisis, the turning over of the Panama Canal, the role of human rights in US foreign policy, and a range of other issues. Stuart Eizenstat has served as US Ambassador to the EU and Deputy Secretary at the Treasury and the State departments.
Stuart Eizenstat is Senior Counsel at Covington & Burling LLP. During a decade and a half of public service in three US administrations, Ambassador Eizenstat has held a number of key senior positions, including chief White House domestic policy adviser to President Jimmy Carter (1977-1981); U.S. Ambassador to the European Union, Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade, Under Secretary of State for Economic, Business and Agricultural Affairs, and Deputy Secretary of the Treasury in the Clinton Administration (1993-2001).
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