Blog PostJan 7, 2022
Plan to crack open more books in 2022? Check out what our Europe experts are reading.
By Atlantic Council's Europe Center
One of the ways the experts at the Atlantic Council’s Europe Center passed the second full year of the pandemic was by reading everything from politics, philosophy, and history to biography and, of course, fiction. Here are their favorite and often surprising top picks.
Blog PostJan 5, 2022
Infographic: What’s ahead for Venezuela after January 5, 2022
Three years since the interim government came to be, Venezuela’s political crisis remains unresolved. Opposition forces continue to face deep challenges – both internal and external – to restore democratic institutions. The Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center at the Atlantic Council created an infographic that looks back at the interim government’s trajectory since 2019 and […]
Blog PostDec 8, 2021
Impacts of the pandemic on US productivity growth
By Jeff Goldstein
After 45 years of decelerating productivity growth, the pandemic's impact on economic activity has indicated the potential for a reversal of the trend. It remains to be seen whether this is durable or temporary, but the answer will significantly impact the US economy's long-term outlook.
Blog PostDec 2, 2021
The Great LIBOR Transition
By Hung Tran
Beginning in 2022, the London Interbank Offered Rates (LIBOR) will be replaced by national reference rates. While the changeover will address the problems that led to the demise of LIBOR, the national reference rates will also introduce new problems which will need to be assessed and resolved.
Blog PostNov 12, 2021
Labor force participation rates in G20 in five charts
By Amin Mohseni-Cheraghlou
Labor force participation rates, down since COVID, were already declining in several G20 countries. Will labor market challenges be part of the next G20 meetings’ agenda?