The Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE) and the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) held a virtual event to discuss containing the economic nationalist virus through global coordination on April 15, 2020.
Karen Dynan, Olivier Blanchard, and Martin Chorzempa discussed the global and regional economic impacts and policy implications of the COVID-19 pandemic at the Institute's spring 2020 semiannual Global Economic Prospects event.
Coauthors Tokhir Mirzoev and Andrea Pescatori of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) presented a new paper, “The Future of Oil and Fiscal Sustainability in the GCC Region,” by the IMF's Middle East and Central Asia Department on February 6, 2020, at the Peterson Institute for International Econ
Kristalina Georgieva, managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), unveiled new research on the financial services sector and its impact on income inequality at an event at the Peterson Institute for International Economics on January 17, 2020.
Claudia Biancotti, PIIE visiting fellow, discussed recent developments in advanced economies on protection of digital data in a talk entitled “Strategic Implications of Data Protection Laws” on November 18, 2019, at the Peterson Institute for International Economics.
Marco Buti, director-general for Economic and Financial Affairs (ECFIN) at the European Commission, discussed “Economic Policy in the Rough: A European Journey” on November 12, 2019, at the Peterson Institute for International Economics.
Stephen G. Cecchetti, Brandeis International Business School, presented the Institute’s 2019 Annual O. John Olcay Lecture on Ethics and Economics on the topic of “Finance for People: Some Do’s and Don’ts” on September 18.
David R. Malpass discussed “Good Outcomes through Growth: Paths to Development Success,” his first Washington speech in his role as president of the World Bank Group, on September 17, 2019 at the Peterson Institute for International Economics.
I. M. “Mac” Destler and Steven Kull of the University of Maryland’s (UMD) School of Public Policy presented the findings from the UMD’s new comprehensive survey on American public attitudes toward the international trade regime and current US policy.
Lawrence A. Kudlow, assistant to the president for economic policy and director of the National Economic Council, discussed the US economy and trade policy with C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics, in an on-the-record “fireside chat” on June 13, 2019.
Jonathan Gruber and Simon Johnson will presented the findings of their new book, Jump-Starting America: How Breakthrough Science Can Revive Economic Growth and the American Dream, at the Washington launch event at the Peterson
Olaf Scholz, German federal minister of finance and vice chancellor, discussed the topic of “The Transatlantic Partnership: Common Values in a Changing World” on April 12, 2019, at the Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE).
Pierre Moscovici, European commissioner for economic and financial affairs, taxation and customs, led off the event “The Future of European Integration after 20 Years of the Euro” at the Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE) on April 11, 2019.
Roberto Azevêdo, director-general of the World Trade Organization (WTO), delivered the keynote address at a conference on the changing international trading system on April 11, 2019, at the Peterson Institute for International
Vitor Gaspar and Paulo Medas of the International Monetary Fund’s Fiscal Affairs Department presented their team’s work in the new IMF Fiscal Monitor on corruption at an event held at the Peterson Institute for International Economics
Karen Dynan, Martin Chorzempa, and Joseph E. Gagnon presented at PIIE’s semiannual Global Economic Prospects event on April 2, 2019. Dynan, who leads the Institute’s ongoing economic forecasting efforts, shared her insights on the global economic outlook.